RPD: Girl With Airsoft Gun Detained At Mount Shasta Mall

Redding Police swarmed the Mount Shasta Mall Thursday afternoon after a report of a person with a handgun. Officers arrived at around 2:45PM and found a girl matching the description. She was detained and was in possession of an Airsoft pistol with an orange tip. She admitted that she had been handling it inappropriately and carrying it so the orange tip could not be seen. She was turned over to her parents.