Man brandishing gun arrested near Mister Car Wash

Trayvon Roberson, 22, was arrested for brandishing an imitation firearm on July 15, 2021.

Multiple calls to 911 for a man pointing a gun at passersby on Sperry Avenue near Clover Avenue resulted in the arrest of 22 year-old Trayvon Roberson on July 15, 2021.

According to reporting parties it was unclear if the handgun-style weapon was real. 

Deputies attempted to make contact with the subject near Les Schwab when he fired the weapon toward a police cruiser, hitting the windshield with pellet style ammunition. 

Roberson was taken into custody near Mister Car Wash after attempting to flee on foot.

Roberson was booked on multiple counts of brandishing an imitation firearm. He was found to have active warrants out of Merced.

A booking photo was not available at the time of this report.

*edited to add booking photo at 1:05 p.m. July 16, 2021

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