ORANGE COUNTY (CBSLA.com) — An Orange County man who’s accused of being involved in a movie theater prank involving a leaf-blower has been charged.
Colin Hunter Davis, 18, was charged Thursday with three misdemeanor counts, including unlawful assembly, trespassing and disturbing the peace.READ MORE: Southern California Welcomes Autumn Rain, Cooler Temperatures
Prosecutors say Davis went into Edwards Big Newport 6 in Newport Beach back in August and is accused of participating in an unlawful assembly.
According to authorities, a leaf-blower had been turned on, which caused customers to panic and start running for the exits.READ MORE: Federal Investigators Name MSC DANIT As 'Party In Interest' As Lawmakers Intensify Scrutiny Of Coastal Offshore Drilling
Three people suffered minor injuries, including a broken toe.
Police also detained three other teenagers, but it’s unclear if they’ll be charged.MORE NEWS: Colin Powell, First Black Secretary Of State, Dies At 84 Of Complications From COVID-19
If convicted on all counts, Davis faces a maximum sentence of one year in Orange County Jail. He is currently out of custody, authorities said.