BB gun and paintball rifle send Troy School into lockdown

Posted at: 02/26/2013 8:37 PM
Updated at: 02/27/2013 11:53 AM
By: WNYT Staff

TROY – A BB gun and paintball rifle landed two people under arrest.

Police say a 16-year-old and 19-year-old Terrance Huneau were using the guns to threaten people outside of School 2 in Troy shortly after 1 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.

A witness who called police said the guns could be mistaken for firearms.

The school went into lockdown.

Police found both suspects at a home a short distance away.

They now face charges of criminal trespass and unlawful possession of a weapon.