Toronto police respond to gun call, find Terminator cutout
This undated file photo originally supplied by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Arnold Schwarzenegger in his role as the Terminator.(AP Photo/Warner Bros. Pictures, Robert Zuckerman, File)
The Canadian Press
Published Thursday, August 4, 2016 6:33AM EDT
Last Updated Thursday, August 4, 2016 7:00AM EDT
TORONTO -- A movie character made famous by Arnold Schwarzenegger caused a gun scare in Toronto on Wednesday night.
Police tweeted at about 9 p.m. that they were responding to a call about a man seen with a gun in a neighbourhood near the downtown core.
After scouring the area, police discovered that the man with a gun was actually a cutout of the actor's character in "The Terminator."
The police tweet read: "Police on scene have located a Terminator cutout holding a gun."
The tweet also included a nod to Schwarzenegger's famous catchphrase with the added hashtag "IllBeBack."