A sign on the door of Pick 'n Save on Pioneer Road Monday informs shoppers that the store is closed due to a police lockdown of the area. The store reopened about 3 p.m. Monday.
Monday is a day that Pam Beekman won't soon forget and one she never wants to repeat.
Beekman is the manager of Mancino's Pizza & Grinders at 818 S. Main St., one of the businesses shut down for several hours along Main Street during a standoff between a shooter holed up in a nearby residence and law enforcement personnel from multiple jurisdictions.
A stretch of South Main Street from Pioneer Road to Maria Lane was barricaded from approximately 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. as snipers with rifles and K9s maneuvered through the area on rooftops, along a railroad bridge and behind mobile home trailers at The ...