Mysterious light in the sky across California was military test

The mysterious bright light in the sky that appeared Saturday night across California and Arizona came from military exercises off of Catalina Island, said the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

The National Weather Service office in Phoenix confirmed the lights were not weather related.

There was no need to call 911, said the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

Bridget Webster: 559-441-6304, @bridgetw05