Saraland Walmart closes early, possible threat of riots on social media

Mobile County

SARALAND, Ala. (WKRG) — The Saraland Walmart has closed early on Sunday and will not open until 7 a.m. Monday.

The announcement was made on Facebook:

Many are tying this to a recent threat made on social media, regarding potential riots that may erupt.

WARNING: The following tweet contains heavy profanity.

The person behind the tweet later said this was a joke, but some are still worried this may come into fruition.

However, Walmart has not confirmed this to be the reason behind them closing.

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