Police called to reports of teenagers with gun in Welwyn Garden City
PUBLISHED: 18:26 03 February 2018 | UPDATED: 18:26 03 February 2018
Police were called to reports that three teenagers had a gun in Welwyn Garden City this afternoon.
A police spokeswoman said: “Police were called at 4.44pm to reports that three teenage boys were believed to be in possession of a gun in the Howard Centre, Welwyn Garden City.
“Officers immediately attended the scene and stopped a Vauxhall Corsa on Church Road before conducting a search of the vehicle and its occupants.
“It was established that the gun was in fact a BB gun and the teenagers were filming for a school project.
“They have been given strong words of advice around their actions and their parents are being contacted.”