Originally Posted by frankiet
Although I agree these guys were absolute tools, I think that you're stretching it. It's arguable that these guys were danger to public peace. Unless they were actually pointing it at each other or the public, they are no danger.
Carrying a replica weapon in public is quite a danger to the public peace. Replica firearms and real firearms are (nearly) indistinguishable with real firearms from a distance. A neighbor obviously felt threatened enough to give the local authorities a call.