A 13-year-old boy was arrested for reportedly pointing what turned out to be a pellet gun at a group of teenagers Tuesday night, Madison police said.

The 13-year-old pointed the pellet gun at a 15-year-old and 17-year-old around 7 p.m. in the 1500 block of Troy Drive, according to a release.

The 13-year-old was taken to the Juvenile Reception Center after being arrested for disorderly conduct while armed, police said. He was also cited for possessing a pellet gun.