Weapons and drug charges laid after Innisfil teen threatened with a knife

Innisfil man charged

An Innisfil man is facing charges after police say a group of teens was threatened by someone with a knife.

Around 5:30 Sunday evening, someone repeatedly approached a teenager and his friends, demanding his hat, threatening the group with a knife. It happened in the area of Innisfil Beach Road and St. Johns Road in Innisfil, and police say a suspect was arrested near the scene.

A 51-year-old Innisfil man is facing charges including uttering threats, assault with a weapon, and cocaine possession. Nobody was hurt in the incident.