Police responded in force to a report of someone waving a gun in the back of a minivan near Chino, but the culprit turned out to be a child with a toy weapon.
The Los Angeles Times ( http://lat.ms/ufnjFV) says a concerned motorist called authorities Friday afternoon and deputies pulled the vehicle over at about on State Route 71, with a half dozen squad cars converging on the scene.
Sheriff's Sgt. R. Causey says the motorist thought it was a real gun, but deputies could tell it was a toy.
There were two adults and two children in the vehicle.
No arrests were made.