Replica gun seized during arrest; youth charged
CTV London Published Wednesday, August 1, 2018 4:32PM EDT Last Updated Thursday, August 2, 2018 10:41AM EDT
London police arrest a teen for allegedly possessing a replica firearm on Aug. 1 2018. (Courtesy: Drew Gray)
A 16-year-old boy is in custody following a dramatic take-down in downtown London Wednesday afternoon.
Around 2:30 p.m., police were called about a male believed to be in possession of a gun at Citi Plaza.
He was arrested at gunpoint at the corner of Wellington and King.
No one was hurt and a replica gun was recovered.
The youth has been charged with:
- Carry concealed weapon; and
- Possession of imitation weapon.