Florida Man Arrested After Threatening to Bring Gun to Walmart Store if His Remote Control Car Did Not Work

A Florida man has been arrested after he threatened to bring a gun to a Walmart store if the remote control car he was buying did not work.

Anthony Reed, 33, was arrested last night on a felony charge of making a false report about using a firearm in a violent manner. The incident occurred at a Walmart store in Clearwater, Florida, when Reed stated to an employee in the toy aisle, “I’m serious about my money. If I get home and this is broken, I’m going to snap and come back here with a gun.”

Police say that Reed admitted to making the threat, but stated that he was joking and did not actually own a gun.

Source: Florida man threatened to bring a gun to Walmart if remote control car didn’t work, Clearwater police say

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