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Man with two "life-like" plastic Uzis sparks panic in Port Arthur Walmart

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A spokesperson for the Port Arthur Police Department told 12News that a man was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon after he rode his bike while carrying a two "very life-like" Uzi -model pellet guns to the Wal Mart shopping store, and entered while holding the model gun.

The spokesperson said the man sparked a flood of calls to the 911 dispatch center.

The man went inside the garden section of the store where officers found him and quickly arrested him.

The man's name and any charges filed have not yet been released.


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