Youth Charged with Firearm Offences

We now know why there was such a heavy police presence on Mackenzie Crescent Monday afternoon.

Kingston Police say a group of youth were arguing outside when one of them pulled a firearm out of a bag and pointed it at another boy.

The bag, which had been stashed in a nearby home, contained; a clown mask, a rubber gas mask, a hunting knife, a bottle containing 1500 BB's, and a semi-automatic Replica pellet gun.

The accused, 16, was charged with pointing a firearm, carrying concealed weapon, and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.