Jay man arrested for assault

A Jay man was arrested June 5 in Navarre, Fla., after cell phone footage revealed he pointed a weapon at a resident who was recording him speeding.

Michael James Starr, 30, 5312 Scott Street, was arrested and charged with felony assault when he drove down a street pointing a weapon at a resident who was holding an object Starr could not identify, according to a Santa Rosa County Sheriff's office report.

Thomas Yeary, a resident of Suncrest Street in Navarre, told deputies he was standing at the end of his driveway videotaping a speeder with his cell phone. Yeary said when the motorist passed,...