(Reuters) – The pilot of a small airplane has threatened to deliberately crash right into a Walmart (NYSE:) in Mississippi, native police mentioned on Saturday, resulting in an evacuation of the shop.
The police division in Tupelo, Mississippi mentioned they have been notified concerning the state of affairs earlier on Saturday and had been began speaking on to the pilot.
“With the mobility of an airplane of that sort the hazard zone is way bigger than even Tupelo,” the police mentioned in an announcement on Fb (NASDAQ:).
They added that Walmart and a fuel station had been evacuated and other people had been dispersed.
Social media movies, which Reuters couldn’t instantly confirm, appeared to point out a small airplane flying in circles at a low altitude.