Harwich Police Respond To Gun Incident Along Bike Path


Police in Harwich responded to reports of a disturbance involving a man reportedly pointing a gun at children.

Harwich police say on Thursday afternoon, the department received a call reporting that a group of kids on bicycles on the bike path along Great Western road appeared to be heckling the residents of a nearby house.

The caller then saw someone exit the home with what appeared to be a rifle.

Officers responded to the scene and located three very realistic looking bb guns - one of the guns resembling an AK-47 style rifle. 

No charges have been filed. Dennis and State police provided assistance.

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