Washoe County Courthouse cleared after evacuations

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- The Washoe County Courthouse and the Mills B. Lane Justice Center were evacuated Wednesday afternoon for safety reasons. Both buildings have been cleared by 5 p.m.

People evacuated from the Washoe County Courthouse. Photo by Ed Pearce/KOLO.

The evacuation happened around 2:45 p.m.

Washoe District Court, Reno Justice Court and Reno Municipal Court have been closed for the day.

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