PRINCE GEORGE, BC: Just after 9:00 PM on Thursday July 19, 2018, the Prince George RCMP received a report of two masked persons were walking along the 1900 block of Victoria Street taking turns pointing a shotgun at members of the public on foot and in vehicles.
Multiple police vehicles attended the location immediately and arrested the two suspects. The shotgun was found to be a field hockey stick covered in black tape. The two male suspects had covered their faces with bandanas.
A 32 year-old male Prince George resident originally from the Burns Lake area and a 30 year-old male Prince George resident originally from the Hazelton area, were arrested for Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose and Pointing a Firearm. The two men were held in custody overnight and will appear in court later today.
The two men were held in custody overnight and will appear in court later today.
If you have any information about this incident or witnessed the Criminal offence, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300.