Two underage girls are facing 15 charges — including assault, uttering threats and intimidation — after police say they were found carrying an air gun at the St. Laurent Transitway station on Monday night.
Police received a report that someone might be carrying a firearm at the transit station at about 8:15 p.m.
When officers arrived at the scene they arrested the two girls without incident.
What appeared to be a firearm was recovered, tested by police, and found to be an air gun.
A 16-year-old girl is facing 13 charges, including:
- One count of possessing a weapon dangerous to public peace.
- One count of carrying a concealed weapon.
- Five counts of assault with a weapon or imitation weapon.
- One count of uttering threats of death or bodily harm.
- Two counts of harassment by threatening conduct toward another person.
- Two counts of intimidation by threats of violence.
- One count of theft under $5,000.
A 15-year-old girl is facing two charges, including possessing a weapon dangerous to public peace and carrying a concealed weapon.
Their names won't be released because of provisions in the Youth Criminal Justice Act.
Both were released from custody into the care of their parents.