Shoppers Pepper Sprayed at Kildonan Place Mall

Shoppers Pepper Sprayed at Kildonan Place Mall

Winnipeg Police CrestFour people were the victims of a pepper spraying Tuesday evening at Kildonan Place Shopping Centre.

Winnipeg police say a 15-year-old boy was part of a group that confronted another group and allegedly unleashed a canister of bear spray in their direction.

The teen fled the mall, but was tracked down a short distance away by the canine unit.

The incident happened at around 9 p.m.

He was arrested and charged with four counts of assault with a weapon, possession of a weapon, unauthorized possession of a prohibited device or ammunition, as well as failing to comply with conditions of an undertaking.

The teen remains at the Manitoba Youth Centre.

— Staff


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