Juvenile Arrested for Gun Possession Following Disturbance Complaint

By KBJR News 1

June 13, 2013 Updated Jun 14, 2013 at 4:43 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - A 15-year-old was taken into custody Thursday evening near on the south side of the Aerial Lift Bridge following a disturbance complaint, according to Duluth Police.

Police Public Information Officer Jim Hansen said that the juvenile was lodged at the Arrowhead Juvenile Center for Possession of a Pistol Under 18, Possession of a Pistol in a Public Place and Possession of a small amount of Marijuana

Police said the call came in at 6.42 p.m. Thursday regarding 10 to 15 juveniles harassing people near the bridge.

The three juveniles, one girl and two boys, were taken into custody on prior warrants.

Police said while on the scene they found a hand gun in the sand and collected it as evidence.

Police told KBJR 6 & Range 11 Thursday night they are following several leads and the incident is still under investigation.

Large crowds gathered on the bridge watching the incident unfold.

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