Cocoa Police Arrest Masked Man Walking Around Riverfront Park With Airsoft Rifle
By Space Coast Daily // August 29, 2016
19-year-old Anthony Berden
BREVARD COUNTY • COCOA, FLORIDA – Cocoa Police arrested 19-year-old Anthony Berden after police received reports of an armed man at the Riverfront Park in Cocoa Sunday afternoon.
When police arrived they located a masked man, dressed in a gamer costume with a black ski mask and a airsoft pellet rifle gun.
The teenager had extended magazines for the airsoft gun, say police.
The teenager said he was part of a gaming group and was looking to participate in a flash mob, said police to WESH 2 News.
Berden was arrested on suspicion of disorderly conduct and 1st degree misd. wearing mask/hood.