Seekonk Stores Evacuated Due to Report of Gunman
No man is found.
Several stores along Route 6 in Seekonk were evacuated Sunday afternoon after police received a report at about 4 p.m. that a man was was carrying a rifle through a parking lot toward Home Depot, according to the Providence Journal.
The newspaper reported:
"We were unable to locate him," Dyson said.
Dyson also said, according to the newspaper, that police checked with two local stores that sell guns, and none reported the sale of a rifle.