EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Police in Evansville said someone reported a fake active shooter situation at River Kitty Cat Cafe on Saturday.
The caller told dispatch that he saw a man loading a gun and that the man threatening to kill everyone in the business.
Officers responded to the business on Main Street and quickly realized it was a false report.
Police believe the caller was from California.
Incidents like this are often called swatting, which is when someone makes a prank call to emergency services hoping a large police presence responds.
Below you can listen to the full 911 call made to Evansville Central Dispatch.