MT. JULIET, TN (WSMV) - A Mississippi man was arrested after police say he pointed a BB gun at a motorist in an RV on Interstate 40.

Eyewitnesses saw multiple officers pull over a tractor trailer occupied by Patreco Bailey, 31, on South Mt. Juliet Road near Adams Lane on Wednesday afternoon around 3:30 p.m.

In the minutes prior to the traffic stop, police say they received an initial call of a person pointing a firearm at an occupant of the RV on Interstate 40. 

After police stopped Bailey and conducted further investigation, they discovered the firearm was actually a BB gun.

Bailey was booked into the Wilson County on a charge of aggravated assault. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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