Friday afternoon around 2:15pm, Edmonton Police Services responded to Westmount Transit Station located near 135 St. and 111 Ave., for a weapons complaint. Police arrived on scene and had detained a young male without incident.
Multiple police vehicles, including transit peace officers later arrived on scene and aided with the investigation. Officers later conducted a search of the area looking for other suspects.
“Stuff like this never happened when i was his age riding the bus”, a witness at the scene said.
It’s believed that a the male had uttered threats to another patron while riding Edmonton Transit.The male was later released furious with anger. It is also believed that multiple people were involved in the incident. The male was later let go, with no charges laid.