Berkeley police arrest suspect for allegedly brandishing ax

Screenshot of google maps with a marker on Parker and Regent St.
Berkeley Police Department officers found a suspect on the 2400 block of College Avenue on Friday night, with a discarded ax having been found nearby. The 29-year-old suspect was arrested on suspicion of brandishing a weapon in addition to two outstanding arrest warrants.

Officers responded to a report Friday evening that a man brandished an ax at vehicles on Southside, according to a Nixle alert released by the Berkeley Police Department on Wednesday.
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