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Police: Man pulled out gun outside Popeyes
BEAUMONT - Police say a man who was behaving strangely at a Popeyes restaurant and later pulled out a gun may be suffering from mental or emotional problems.
Investigators say Christian Gary walked into the restaurant on Eastex Freeway around 10 p.m. Saturday and just stared at the drive through window.
Police say a worker asked to take his order, but he just stood there..
Investigators say after an employee told Gary they were getting ready to close, he went out to his truck and pulled out a handgun and placed it on the top of his truck.
Employees say they feared for their lives and called 911. Police tracked Gary down and found a 9 milimeter handgun inside his truck.
Police took him to jail and charged him with unlawfully carrying a handgun and disorderly conduct.