Saanich police arrest man holding pellet gun on B.C. Transit bus

A 32-year-old man is facing charges after a witness reported seeing a gun tucked into the waistband of his pants Tuesday as he was getting onto a bus.

Saanich police were alerted about 3 p.m. The witness called just as the man was getting on a B.C. Transit bus on Shelbourne Street and heading south.

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Police called B.C. Transit and the bus was stopped near the Hillside Shopping Centre. The man was taken into custody and found to have a pellet gun.

— Times Colonist

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