Florida man cited for gun statements on AMTRAK train

MENDOTA – A Florida man was cited Sunday in Mendota after reportedly making a statement about having a weapon on board an AMTRAK train bound for California. Around 4:15 PM Mendota officers responded to the Mendota Railroad Depot and evacuated the train car and vicinity. After an investigation and search, no gun or weapon was found, but the man, identified as 41-year-old Douglas McNeil of Tallahassee, Florida, was cited for disorderly conduct. The AMTRAK train was delayed in Mendota approximately 40 minutes.