At 5:35 am last Thursday morning (March 24), Charlottetown Police Services responded to a complaint of a male with a hand gun at the Charlottetown Airport.
Airport security reported that a male was inside the airport and had a hand gun in his back pocket and provided a detailed description of the suspect. Upon Police arrival, the suspect was outside the main arrival doors and was arrested without incident. Police located the hand gun which turned out to be a bb gun.
The suspect was brought to the QEH for a mental health assessment. The investigation is ongoing and charges will be laid upon his release from Hospital.