Search Of Residence Yeilds Replica Firearm - 1900 Block Coy Ave

Indications a firearm was involved in an altercation caused a few tense moments in the 1900 block of Coy Ave late last night and in to Sunday's early morning hours. At about 10:00 PM Saturday night, Police were called to what was initially thought to be a robbery at a home in the Exhibition area neighborhood. There were indications a firearm was involved which resulted in several members of the Tactical Support Unit also attending the call. After several hours things were resolved peacefully and two people, a 21 year old male and a 24 year old female were taken into custody. They have both since been released. No charges have been laid however a search of the residence resulted in a replica handgun being seized. Detectives from the General Investigations Section (GIS) are continuing their investigation.

(Occurrence Number: 17-9635)