Greenville, SC (FOX Carolina) - Deputies with the Greenville County Sheriff's Office say the Walmart on Woodruff Road is currently under evacuation. 

According to the sheriff's office, the store was evacuated around 10:45 a.m. after a man made a threatening hand gesture resembling a gun with his hands. 

Deputies investigated and say no weapon was seen or located. 

According to the sheriff's office, it was Walmart's decision to evacuate the store and call law enforcement. 

Deputies say the male suspect, who was accompanied by a female, left the scene in a vehicle. 

According to the sheriff's office deputies are clearing from the scene at this time. 

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Really? what's next? This is really getting to be ridiculous. Maybe we need to ban Walmart, sounds too dangerous to shop there now. People have gone overboard with this BS.

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