Police: Teen holding gun chases father

FREEDOM, N.Y. (WIVB) – A teenager was arrested Wednesday after allegedly chasing his father around with a long gun while threatening to kill him.

State Police arrested the 16-year-old boy in the Town of Freedom and charged him with second degree menacing and endangering the welfare of a child. Troopers say the incident happened in front of children and took a .22 caliber air pellet rifle as evidence.

The teen is due back in court next week.

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