NORTH LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Losee Road between E. Gowan and E. Alexander roads reopened Wednesday afternoon after North Las Vegas Police investigated what turned out to be an inert replica of an explosive device.
The incident occurred at SA Recycling located at 3870 Losee Road.
Police first received the call from someone at the recycling plant about finding an “old-looking” explosive device around 10 a.m. The device was found in the in recyclables.
NLVPD’s ARMOR unit was also called in to investigate, and the plant was evacuated at 11 a.m. However, everything was cleared and the area and the plant has reopened.