Flare gun used as weapon

Police Morning

On October 13, 2015 City Police attended in the area of Farewell Terrace responding to a group of individuals engaging in a physical altercation.

During the altercation it is alleged that a flare gun was pointed at the victim and then fired causing an injury to the victim. The injury did not need medical attention.

Officers later located the accused and charged him with assault with a weapon, pointing a firearm, firearm used during a fight, possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose and carrying a concealed weapon. The accused is scheduled to appear in court on November 23, 2015 at 9:00 am.