Lost man with gun leads to brief scare on Riverton Main St.Sep 10, 2017 From staff reports
Police responded at about 10 a.m. Wednesday to reports regarding a man with a gun in the 400 block of East Main Street.
The man was seen toting a handgun while looking in store windows.
The scare led a heavily armed police force to swarm the busy retail location before discovering the man's true intentions: The man was simply looking for a pawn shop in order to sell his weapon.
Police were seen laughing with the man after all parties realized the misunderstanding.