Metro Police investigated a suspicious pipe found in downtown Las Vegas.
According to Metro Police, around 4:19 p.m. officers responded to the 500 block of S. 8th Street to investigate a pipe found in a dumpster.
Metro’s Armor unit was also called out to investigate.
The area was evacuated, and the streets in the immediate area were closed as a precaution.
A robot was brought in to check out the suspicious item and it was deemed to not be a threat.