Bradford Teen Charged Over Replica Handgun

Possession of a Weapon Charge Levied Against 18-year-old Lad

Some very real criminal charges over a very fake firearm.

South Simcoe Police rushed out to the area of West Park and Miller Park Avenue in Bradford around noon Tuesday with reports of two males with some kind of gun under a bridge.

Nearby schools were alerted, the area contained, only to find the weapon was a replica.

An 18-year-old charged with possession of a weapon, his 17-year-old cohort referred to a diversion program.