Winter Park man can’t possess gun for 1 year after making threat to Walmart on Facebook

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WINTER PARK, Fla. – The Winter Park Police Department said a man accused of making a threat to Walmart on Facebook can’t possess or purchase any gun for one year.

According to officials, the investigation began Aug. 6 after Richard D. Clayton, 26 of Winter Park, made a threat on Facebook saying: “3 more days of probation left then I get my AR-15 back. Don’t go to Walmart next week.”

The Risk Protection Order for Clayton goes into effect on Friday and will last the full year, according to Winter Park police.