Here’s raw cellphone footage of Winnipeg police tackling a woman standing on Portage and Main in a white Kabuki mask.

At approximately 9:50am, police responded to numerous 911 calls regarding a female wearing a face-mask and pointing a gun to her head. Upon police arrival the female removed her mask and put the gun to her head and dropped to the ground.

As officers began to approach, the female got to her feet and began walking away with the gun in her hand. One officer was able to tackle the suspect without further incident. The gun was a replica.

The 17-year-old female was arrested and charged with the following offences:

  • Possess Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose
  • Cause Disturbance
  • Public Mischief