GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WITN) – Some tense moments round 1:30 Friday afternoon at a Goldsboro Walmart. Police say a person purchasing within the retailer acquired into an argument with one other shopper, then confirmed his gun to the person inside the shop on one of many busiest purchasing days of the yr.
Staff referred to as Goldsboro police however they are saying the person, Jason Haskill, ran from Walmart earlier than police arrived. Staff stored a watch out, noticed Haskill, and informed police the place he was.
Officers positioned him on the bus cease throughout from the Walmart car parking zone on North Spence Street in entrance of the Pinewood Sq. purchasing heart.
Police took Haskill into custody and say they seized a handgun. They charged him with carrying a hid weapon and going armed to the fear of individuals.
Officers say it seems to have been an remoted incident referring to the argument between Haskill and a selected buyer. They are saying it doesn’t seem to have been an “active shooter” sort incident, and there have been no accidents.
Haskill was launched on a 15-hundred greenback unsecured bond.
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