The Avett Brothers’ Portland Concert Was Canceled After a Man Brought a Gun into the Venue
According to a statement on the band’s website, a man set off a metal detector when entering the venue. Security staff suspected that the man was carrying a gun and informed him that the venue does not allow firearms. The man responded that he was an out-of-state police officer. When security staff asked the man to wait for a manager, he walked off into the crowd.