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TEMECULA (CBSLA.com) — Authorities in Temecula say a man pulled a gun on a girl scout who was going door-to-door selling cookies Sunday.

The incident took place in the 31000 block of Strawberry Tree Lane.

Police responded to an assault with a deadly weapon call.

Officials said the victim, a minor, was selling cookies door-to-door when a resident opened his door and pointed a gun at the girl.

The scout’s father witnessed the alleged incident and called police.

The  suspect has been identified as 59-year-old John Dodrill of Temecula.

Authorities said Dodrill was taken into custody without incident. They also said a weapon was seized as evidence in the case.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact Officer Garcia at (951) 696-3000.

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