Police expect to cite man in cap gun scare

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) - November 8, 2011

Troopers from the Greensburg barracks say in a news release Tuesday that the incident occurred at the Greengate Centre Circle parking lot in Hempfield Township late Friday.

Police say the fake gunfire "resulted in public alarm and a significant police response."

Police say they plan to charge the 20-year-old Greensburg man responsible. They say he displayed the cap gun while riding in a vehicle then scared shoppers by firing it.

A police spokesman did not immediately return a call seeking additional details.

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