Arrests Involving Airsoft Gun

Police-Lights-22-250x169GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A highway was temporarily shut down while police investigated reports of a man shooting at a car.

Grants Pass Police say they responded to the 1800 block of Williams Highway on Wednesday. They found Kelly Williams and Robert Smith at the scene. They say the two were confronting the man in the car about a previous theft.

Upon further investigation police say they determined that Smith fired an airsoft gun into the air, but it looked like an automatic weapon. Both were taken to the Josephine County Jail on charges of menacing, disorderly conduct, and felon in possession of a firearm.