Mount Pearl Schools Placed in Secure Mode
Mount Pearl schools were placed in "Secure Mode" this afternoon after reports of a person with a handgun in the area.
At approximately 1:30 pm RNC responded.
Police were advised that the male was a teenager and that he allegedly had a handgun.
As a result of the police investigation the male who was alleged to be in possession of the handgun was located.
It was determined that the handgun was a toy.
The investigation into this matter is ongoing.