A woman with a friend at a downtown restaurant was approached by a man who began talking to them, and then something surprising and disturbing happened, police were told.
The man “suddenly and without reason” pulled up his shirt, revealing a gun tucked into his waistband, according to the account police were given.
No threats were made, but the woman and her friend became frightened and left the restaurant, Bodega Taco Bar at 980 Post Road. The incident was reported to police at about 11 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 17.
Police went to the restaurant but couldn’t find the man. The matter is still under investigation. The police news release about it called it a “breach of peace” incident.