Tulsa Man Arrested After Pointing 'Guns' At Drivers - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

News: Crime

Tulsa Man Arrested After Pointing 'Guns' At Drivers

Posted: Updated:
TULSA, Oklahoma -

Deputies arrested a Tulsa man after getting reports he was pointing guns at drivers in the 7000 block of North Peoria late Friday. 

In their report, deputies said they found 36-year-old Michael Carter holding a plastic M16-style toy gun, a black plastic handgun and a black plastic knife. Witnesses believed the guns to be real and that they were going to be shot.

When questioned, Carter stated, "I was pointing them because I got jumped by some people a few days ago."

After Carter placed the items on the ground, deputies arrested him and took him to jail. 

Early Saturday, deputies booked Carter into the Tulsa County jail on four complaints of assault with a deadly weapon. Jail records show Carter is being held on $100,000 bond with a court appearance set for February 12. 

The law classifies the threat of or implied use of a weapon to be a crime.

12/31/2015 Related Story: Face Tattoos Lead To Arrest At Broken Arrow Convenience Store

Carter has a history of arrests, and was jailed recently after an incident at a Broken Arrow Kum & Go store on December 31, 2015. Police said he was refusing to come out of a store restroom. In their report, officers said a store clerk believed Carter was wearing a mask and was going to rob the store.

According to court records, he waived a jury trial on January 14 and pleaded guilty to a charge of obstructing an officer.

 

Special Features

Bridge Tracker

How safe are Oklahoma?s bridges? Use Bridge Tracker to find out now.

Fallen Heroes

The News On 6 honors our fallen Oklahoma heroes. View our interactive timeline.

Links

Looking for a website or event you heard mentioned on The News On 6? Find it here!

Murrah Bombing Timeline

Learn more about the events leading up to and following the bombing.

Live Traffic

Get the latest road conditions on Green Country roadways.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive

Featured on NewsOn6.com

  • Cold Cases

    Join Lori and local homicide detectives as they search for Cold Case clues.

  • Crime Survival Guide

    What can you do to survive a crime? Find advice for personal safety here.

  • Links

    Looking for a website you heard mentioned on News On 6? Find it here!

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.