NEW GLASGOW – No students were injured earlier this week when police received a report about a possible firearm onboard a school bus.
On Tuesday at approximately 3:45 p.m., New Glasgow Regional Police received the report. Police responded and upon investigation it was determined that the replica firearm was a pellet gun which was brought on the bus by a student.
Police arrested a 17-year-old male and charged him with possession of a weapon dangerous to the public; he will appear in Provincial Youth Court in Pictou at a later date.
None of the students or the driver were injured.
Police photo of replica gun seized they seized.