December 22, 2014
A suspicious package found near the Horseshoe Club in downtown Carson City shut down U-S 395 through town just before noon yesterday and brought out the Tahoe Douglas bomb squad. But the package only contained a fluorescent light bulb wrapped in bubble wrap.
Deputies evacuated the casino and the block of Telegraph Street
between Carson and Curry streets, closed down Carson Street, then
called the bomb squad.
The squad used a robot to detonate the package shortly after