John Dodrill arrested: Man points gun at girl selling Girl Scout cookies at his front door
Tracy Bloom, KTLA
12:35 PM, Feb 4, 2014
Temecula (KTLA) -- A man was arrested after he allegedly pointed a gun at a girl who was going door-to-door selling cookies in Temecula on Sunday, according to the Riverside County Sheriff's Department.
The incident happened on the 31000 block of Strawberry Tree Lane shortly before 11:30 a.m., according to a news release from the Sheriff's Department.
The girl was selling cookies in the neighborhood with her father when she got to the home of 59-year-old John Dodrill, according to the release.
She knocked on the door, Dodrill opened it and pointed a gun at her, authorities said. The father witnessed the incident and called police.
Officers responded and took Dodrill into custody, the release stated. His gun was seized for evidence.