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July 5, 2013
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Checkpoint, deputies net 29 arrests at Lake Tahoe

Two dozen people were arrested during Fourth of July celebrations at Stateline, Round Hill and Zephyr Cove at Lake Tahoe. Large crowds thronged to the Lake driven by the heat and promise of fireworks. The celebratory crowds were large and with exception of a few altercations in the downtown casino core area, Nevada Beach and Zephyr Cove Beach, the crowd was relatively well behaved, said Douglas County Sgt. Pat Brooks. “Motorists were cooperative with the road closures and traffic control required for the fireworks display,” he said. Those arrested faced a variety of charges depending on the incident, including burglary, …

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The Record Courier Updated Oct 10, 2013 12:09PM Published Jul 5, 2013 03:52PM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.