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Man Arrested For Waving Fake Gun

Jaffa King

Man Arrested For Waving Fake Gun

CREATED Aug. 22, 2011

PALM SPRINGS - A Palm Springs man faces a number of charges including assault with a deadly weapon after police say he waved around a fake gun outside a home.

Sunday around 9:30 p.m. police were called to a home on San Lucas Road after the report of a man walking around with a gun.

When police arrived - they detained the suspect and found the gun, which was fake.

36 year old Robert Britz of Palm Springs was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon, criminal threats, brandishing a replica firearm, resisting arrest and elder abuse.