Charleston Police: Employee at Downtown Restaurant Pulled Gun on Coworker

Charleston Police are investigating an incident that occurred Friday afternoon between two employees at a downtown restaurant. According to an official, at around 3:30 pm an employee of the Rappahannock Oyster Bar pulled a gun on another employee and then fled the scene. No shots were fired and no injuries were reported.

The incident occurred in the parking lot outside of the restaurant. It is unknown at this time what the incident was about.

A spokesperson for the restaurant told Holy City Sinner that the scene was clear at the restaurant and it was open as normal. They would not elaborate on the incident.

The Rappahannock Oyster Bar is located in the Cigar Factory at 701 E Bay Street.

This is a developing story - check back for details


Correction - A previous version of this post said someone was in custody, but no one has been arrested in relation to this incident. I regret the error.

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