Wilkesboro Police charged a man with multiple accounts of assault, larceny, possession of stolen goods, and communicating threats, among other charges after he was seen with a weapon in Walmart in Wilkesboro Saturday.

The Wilkes Journal Patriot reports Jimmy Roger Minton, 29, was found hiding in the store's bathroom after the store had been evacuated, and officers recovered a weapon described as a pellet gun that resembled a real hand gun.

According to the report, Minton pointed the weapon at some people and chased them around the store.

The incident was called in at around 7:30 as a disturbance between two people in the Walmart parking lot. Police say no shots were fired.