SAN RAMON, Calif. (KTVU) - A tense situation played out in San Ramon when a woman called 911 about a gunman outside her home.
You can hear the fear and panic in her call to a San Ramon Valley emergency dispatcher.
"There is someone outside of my home with a gun!"
She called 911 about 8:30 p.m. Thursday after seeing someone dressed all in black, wearing a ski mask and armed with a rifle.
"Hurry! Hurry!" she begged to the dispatcher.
When officers arrived they learned the gun was an airsoft rifle.
Doug Wyllie with PoliceOne stopped by KTVU the 9 to talk about fake gun concerns and safety issues. Watch his interview in the video box above.