Via NBC Fort Worth:
Open carry firearm demonstrators are complaining that police treated them like criminals Thursday night as the group staged a protest with their guns. An email from Sgt. Ray Bush, with the Fort Worth Police Department, said Jack in the Box employees at the South Freeway location at Sycamore School Road, were scared about the armed men protesting outside of the restaurant. “They locked themselves inside a freezer for protection out of fear the rifle-carrying men would rob them,” the email stated. “The demonstration had no signage that would have alerted anyone to their real purpose, and to our knowledge they did not attempt to contact anyone in the Fort Worth Police Department to advise us prior to the demonstration.” Fort Worth police responded to the situation as if it was a robbery.
The group says they’ll notify police in advance of future protests.