Winnipeg’s mayor praises police for not using weapons in takedown of masked, gun-wielding teen

It was later revealed that the girl was waving a replica handgun, something that wasn’t known to police at the time

Jesse Andrushko
APTN National News
There’s both praise and concern being expressed today about the police takedown of a gun-wielding girl in Winnipeg on Tuesday.



Social Media Editor / Winnipeg

Jesse is Métis from rural Manitoba. He graduated with honours in multimedia communications from the Université de Saint-Boniface. After his internship through Journalists for Human Rights, Jesse was hired as a full-time Social Media Editor for APTN National News in 2016.