Male arrested after firearm complaint on 89 avenue

At approximately 9:45 a.m. Saturday, the RCMP responded to a complaint of a male pointing a firearm in the direction of an apartment building.  Police responded to responded to the 8500 block of 89th Avenue and closed off vehicle traffic in the area for public safety.

Shortly after arriving on scene police made contact with the adult male inside the apartment.   The male was then taken into custody and the weapon was seized. 


The weapon seized was a pellet gun that closely resembled a high powered rifle.

The male has been released and will appear at a court date in January 2012.