A 14 year old St. Thomas youth has been arrested and charged with weapons dangerous and assault with a weapon x 2.
The youth who cannot be identified under the provisions of the YCJA observed the two victims on Chestnut Street west around 8:20 pm on April 23rd. There was a verbal exchange between the youths. The victims tried to ignore the youth when he suddenly threw a knife at them. The knife did not strike any of the victims. Medical attention was not required.
The 14 year old youth is in custody pending a morning court appearance.