An eighty-yr-previous Florida man is charged with threatening 5 youngsters with a gun after he found them making an attempt to climb his fence to retrieve a ball, police say.
Bradenton cops responded to the 1200 block of twenty seventh Road East after mother and father referred to as 911 round 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. They advised police that John Moreland pointed a handgun on the youngsters and advised them to get off his fence.
Moreland reportedly informed police the weapon was a BB gun and that it was stashed beneath the seat in his car.
The sufferer’s mother and father determined to press fees towards Moreland as a result of their youngsters have been “extraordinarily frightened,” in accordance with a police report.
Moreland is charged with aggravated assault and is being held with out bond.