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Man with toy gun causes police standoff in Downtown

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - On Friday, a man was taken into custody after creating a panic in the Gaslamp District downtown during the lunch rush. 

Police were called to Fifth and F streets Friday afternoon after getting reports of a man waving a gun around. 

By the time police arrived, the suspect had wandered into The Tipsey Crow Bar. 

He was found quickly and arrested. 

The weapon turned out to be a replica, but looked real to customers and employees who said they were terrified. 

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