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Police arrest youth after weapon brandished at Cambridge mall

A BB gun was seized from a youth arrested by police
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Members of Waterloo Regional Police Service’s Neighbourhood Policing South Division have arrested and charged a youth after a weapon was brandished at a Cambridge mall.

On February 25, 2022, at approximately 4 p.m., police responded to the Cambridge Centre after receiving a call from mall security regarding three youths with weapons.

Police were able to locate the three youths as they were leaving the mall.

As a result of the investigation, a 16-year-old male was arrested and charged with possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose. A BB gun was seized from the youth.

Anyone with information in connection to the incident is asked to contact police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. Anonymous tips can also be submitted at