Teenager Charged Over Allegedly Carrying Weapon Near School

12 September 2017, 12:34

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A teenager has been charged for allegedly carrying a weapon near a school in Aberdeenshire.

Police say the incident happened on Monday in the Peterhead Academy area and a 14-year-old boy was detained to help police with their enquiries.

Inspector George Cordiner of Police Scotland said: "Officers received a report on Monday of a teenager allegedly in possession of a weapon in the Peterhead Academy area.

"Officers attended and a 14-year-old was quickly detained to assist with their enquiries.

"He has subsequently been charged and is due to appear in court."