NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Newport News Police charged a man, a woman and a 17-year-old with bringing guns onto an HRT bus Saturday.
They found a 17-year-old with a firearm, and charged him with two second offenses.
The bus continued its route to Patrick Henry Mall, where it stopped again and a police lieutenant and the head of security for the mall climbed aboard.
Officers interviewed everyone on board the bus and released those who they determined were not involved with the call about firearms. Officers did arrest a 20-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman.
Dominique Gaskill, 20, of Newport News had an outstanding warrant, and officers say he was carrying a gun. He is charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Officers arrested Infiniti Bell, 19, of Hampton and charged her with assaulting a law enforcement officer.