Briefcase prompts visit from bomb squad
A briefcase left against a wall at the Minden Starbucks resulted in a response from the Tahoe-Douglas Bomb Squad on Sunday.
Douglas County Sheriff’s deputies responded at about 3:40 p.m., and located a briefcase against the wall near the main entrance to the business.
The Bomb Squad was called to the area to evaluate the briefcase.
Sgt. Pat Brooks said there was a laptop computer inside the briefcase. The owner returned to claim the briefcase.
After the inspection, the briefcase and its contents were returned to its owner.