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Man facing charges for terrorist threats after waving BB gun in the air

Faruq Omar

One of three males located in the parking lot had a BB gun that was made to look like a revolver.

Posted: Sep. 11, 2018 11:29 AM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – A 24-year-old Rochester man is facing charges for allegedly waving a gun in the air.
Faruq Omar is facing charges for terroristic threats and carrying a replica handgun in public.
Police said an officer was called to The Quarters at 830 21st Ave. SE at 7:30 p.m. Monday after a report that a female was shaken up after a male was allegedly waving a gun around in the parking lot.
One of three males located in the parking lot had a BB gun that was made to look like a revolver.

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