03 - 28 - 2012 Aggravated assault charges filed on teen after pellet gun use
(LS) Lewistown Police arrested a 15-y/o Lewistown girl after she allegedly shot a 14-y/o girl in the cheek with a pellet gun. Police say the 2 teens were visiting a Valley St. residence at the time of the incident. The 15-y/o retrieved the pellet gun from an upstairs room & fired it at the 14-y/o on March 11. The victim was treated for her injury & released at Lewistown Hospital. The 15-y/o was charged with aggravated assault & possession of a weapon & placed in a juvenile detention facility.