Louisiana man arrested after threatening to shoot up store


THIBODAUX, La. (BRPROUD)- While waiting for a store clerk, a Thiodaux man lost his patience and threatened to “shoot up the place.”

Murray Williams, 36, was arrested on September 6 after having an angry encounter at a local business.

Williams claims he was waiting on a store clerk for a long time and accusing the clerk for not giving him proper service because he was not white, he began making verbal threats that he was going to “shoot the place up”.

In previous incidents Williams has waved a BB gunning stating “This is what happens to people that mess with me.”

Williams actions from the earlier incidents resulted in him being issued a Misdemeanor Summons for Disturbing the Peace, according to Thibodaux Police Department.

Officials have banned Williams from the businesses.


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