October 12, 2017 1:01 pm
Updated: October 12, 2017 1:10 pm

Winnipeg man charged after confrontation at HSC regarding gun call

Global News / File
A A

A 32 year-old has been charged after police were called to the Health Sciences Centre for reports of a man with a handgun.

Officers were called to the hospital at 700 William Ave. at around 12:40 p.m. Wednesday.

Police learned that the suspect confronted a man not previously known to him outside the hospital. The confrontation escalated with the suspect eventually pulling out what seemed to be a handgun and pointing it at him.

The suspect was detained in custody after being located around the same area shortly after. The firearm was found to be a modified imitation weapon.

Gregory Charles Klyne has been charged with Possess Weapon.

© 2017 Global News, a division of Corus Entertainment Inc.

Report an error

Comments

Comments closed.

Due to the sensitive and/or legal subject matter of some of the content on globalnews.ca, we reserve the ability to disable comments from time to time.

Please see our Commenting Policy for more.