Teen facing multiple charges after gun spotted at Glebe high school - 1310 NEWS
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Teen facing multiple charges after gun spotted at Glebe high school

OTTAWA — A 17-year-old male is facing several weapons offences, after an incident at Glebe Collegiate.

Police were called to the school on Glebe Avenue Thursday morning, to investigate reports of someone with a weapon.

The K9 Unit was brought in to help with the search, and a male was arrested a short time later.

The search continued for a weapon, and a firearm was recovered.

Police say no one was injured, and there were no threats made.

The youth is facing several charges:

– Use / handle / store firearm, etc., carelessly
– Possess weapon, etc./ dangerous to public peace
– Carry concealed weapon, etc.
– Possess restricted or prohibited firearm without holding a licence and registration certificate
– Possess restricted or prohibited firearm knowingly not holding a licence and registration certificate
– Possess loaded regulated firearm
A show cause hearing was scheduled for October 20.

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