LEE, N.H. (CBS) — An armed individual put stores in the Market Basket Plaza in Lee, New Hampshire on lockdown midday Saturday. According to the Associated Press, a man was arrested from the scene about one after officers responded to the area around noon.
Lee Police Chief Thomas Dronsfield posted on Facebook, “We have an armed subject situation at the market basket plaza all stores are in lockdown please stay away from the area.”
Police have not provided any further details at this time.
This is a breaking news story that will be updated as soon as more information is available.
The man was taken into custody more than an hour after police were alerted around noon. Shoppers were urged to stay away from windows during the lockdown as police tried to communicate with the gunman.