300-pound armed man wearing kilt removed from North Carolina roof

Officers say Salisbury man wearing kilt charged after caught with multiple guns, knives, ammunition while intoxicated. (@TinaTerryWSOC9/Twitter)

Police in Salisbury had to use a bucket truck to get a 300-pound man dressed in a kilt and tactical gear off a rooftop after witnesses said he threatened to shoot people.

WSOC reports officers said a citizen called police after 2 a.m. claiming that a man was at Nashville Nights, a popular bar on Innes Street threatening to shoot anyone who talked to him.

Witnesses said he got into a political argument and started growling at customers.

Police said the man, 43-year-old Brian Allen, had an SOG tactical hatchet tucked in the small of his back, numerous knives, ammunition and a pistol concealed under a shoulder holster.

Read more at WSOC.

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