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Man arrested with replica firearm at McDonald's near Uptown

Incident began Wednesday evening when someone spotted what they thought was a gun and called Saanich police
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The man was arrested without incident, Saanich police said.

A man with a replica firearm sparked a police incident early Wednesday evening in the McDonald’s at Oak Street and Saanich Road.

“Someone spotted what they thought was a gun and called us,” said Saanich police Const. Markus Anastasiades.

The man was arrested without incident, Anastasiades said.

jbell@timescolonist.com