Teen arrested after pointing BB gun at children, police say

Teen arrested after pointing BB gun at children, police say
The roof of a police patrol car at night, with the blue and red lights flashing (stock photo). (kali9)

TACOMA, Wash. — A teen was arrested Saturday afternoon after police said he pointed a BB gun at some children in Tacoma.

Police were called to the Edison Elementary school playground.

Officers said they found the teen and recovered a handgun, which turned out to be a BB gun.

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The teen was arrested for intimidation with a weapon.