Gun accident in Apalachicola leads to lockdown

Published: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 12:51 PM.

“The guy was on foot, still had a bicycle, and we didn’t know if he had a weapon on him,” said Creamer. “For safety reasons, they didn’t want any kids out on the playground.”

Varnes said the incident ultimately made law enforcement’s job easier. “We had been trying to find him anyway,” he said. “I guess you could say that this helped us.”

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