Teen charged after being spotted with mask

Stamford police say a teen is facing charges after he was spotted wearing a mask and carrying a fake weapon. Police say they arrested Deandre

Police say they arrested Deandre Parsons Wednesday night after passing officers saw him pull a mask over his head.

Police say they arrested Deandre Parsons Wednesday night after passing officers saw him pull a mask over his head. (1/8/16)

STAMFORD - Stamford police say a teen is facing charges after he was spotted wearing a mask and carrying a fake weapon.

Police say they arrested Deandre Parsons, 18, Wednesday night after passing officers saw him pull a mask over his head.

Officers say when they tried to question Parsons, he reached for a BB gun and refused to get on the ground.

They say officers drew their guns and he eventually complied.

He has been charged with resisting arrest and carrying a fake weapon.

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