Updated:MARYSVILLE, Wash. —
Police released surveillance photos Thursday of a man who is wanted for threatening to shoot everyone at a Marysville Kmart.
The incident began shortly after 6 p.m. at the store at 9623 State Avenue Wednesday when the man threatened to shoot an employee and everyone else in the store.
She walked away, told a manager, and called police.
Employees rushed most customers out the front door and others were locked down with employees in a back room.
Police swarmed the store, searching for the suspect and used a robot with a camera to try to see if he was still inside.
He was described as white and about 6 feet tall. He was wearing a black bandana on his head and a gray shirt.
Police said shortly after 7 p.m. the suspect was no longer in the store and was seen on surveillance footage exiting before officers arrived.
The man is wanted on charges of assault and harassment.