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Suspicious Item Found in South Lake Tahoe

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The discovery of a suspicious item in South Lake Tahoe prompted police to close part of U.S. Highway 50 for several hours Sunday night.

Police tell us the suspicious item was found in the Lakeview Commons area near U.S. 50 and Lakeview Avenue, just before 7 p.m.

The bomb squad arrived to investigate the item. They later determined the item was not dangerous, though they have not yet elaborated what it was.

They cleared the area and opened the road back up to traffic around 10 p.m.

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