Police respond to a local park after reports of an armed robbery


On Wednesday evening, police were called to Otsiningo Park after a report of an armed robbery.

The 18-year-old victim, Zackary Pound of Port Dickinson claimed he was held at gunpoint and forced into a vehicle. 

Following an investigation by law enforcement, it was determined that no robbery took place and no weapons were involved. 

It turned out to be a marijuana deal gone wrong.

Pound allegedly owed a debt to a drug dealer for several ounces of marijuana.

Pound was taken into custody for making a false statement and is scheduled to appear in the Town of Dickinson court.

The investigation is ongoing.

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