DPS: Three detained after shots fired calls reported near SR-143 and Loop 202

Posted at 4:21 AM, Mar 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-08 17:46:04-05

Police are releasing the name of a man accused of shooting out of a car along Loop 202 near SR-143.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety and Phoenix Police received several calls about a vehicle firing shots at other cars around 1:15 a.m. Wednesday. 

DPS told ABC15 that a caller reported seeing muzzle flashes from the vehicle's passenger side. A police helicopter spotted the Mercedes and followed it until DPS pulled it over near 51st Avenue and Osborn Road. 

A firearm was found in the car and the alleged shooter was identified as 28-year-old Richard Marquez-Golladay.

Golladay is facing unlawful discharge of a firearm charges.

The unidentified driver was arrested for driving under the influence. His or her name hasn't been released by police.