17-year-old accused of pulling gun

March 15, 1994

A 17-year-old was arrested and charged with assault after he allegedly pulled a BB handgun at the Carrolltown Center in Eldersburg about 6:40 p.m. Saturday.

State police said the youth was a friend of one of two men fighting inside the mall and allegedly pulled the weapon, apparently to assist his friend. The weapon was recovered and the youth was released in the custody of his guardian for a hearing in juvenile court. State police reported that mall security said the incident created panic among the crowd, but nobody was injured.


* Eldersburg: Winfield responded for a wash detail at Kees Mill Road and Route 26 at 9:29 a.m. Monday. Units were out for 24 minutes.

Winfield responded to a brush fire in the 600 block of Tanglewood Drive at 1:41 p.m. Sunday. Units were there for 90 minutes.

Sykesville responded for cleanup duties at an accident at Routes 26 and 32 at 1:16 p.m. Sunday. Units were out for 32 minutes.

Sykesville and Gamber investigated a fire alarm sounding in a building in the 5800 block of Bartholow Road at 11:40 a.m. Sunday. Units were out for 14 minutes.

* Gamber: Gamber investigated the report of an alarm sounding in a building in the 3900 block of Sykesville Road at 5:13 p.m. Saturday. Units were out for 14 minutes.

* Sykesville: Sykesville assisted Howard County at an auto fire on Interstate 70 at 7:49 p.m. Sunday. Units were out for 15 minutes.

Sykesville investigated an open 911 telephone line in the 7200 block of Caracara Court at 1:49 p.m. Sunday. Units were out for nine minutes.

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