Richland, Wash. - Richland Police said they received reports of a man with a gun in the Uptown Shopping Center in Richland.
When police arrived authorities said that he appeared to flee in his car.
Police stopped him and found that the driver 23 year old Lucas Schultz didn't have a concealed weapons permit.
Schultz was arrested an booked in to the Benton County Jail for a weapons violation.
Police say no one was threatened with the gun.