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Suspicious Package Calls Out Calaveras Bomb Team

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San Andreas, CA — The Calaveras County Sheriff´s Department Bomb Team was called out after a suspicious package was left atop a mailbox in San Andreas Friday.

Dispatch received a call after 5 p.m. about a package sitting on top of a Post Office collection box in front of the Bank of Lodi.

The bomb team, San Andreas Fire and CHP responded to the scene.

The bomb team x-rayed the package and found several wires and unidentified components.

Sheriff´s Captain Clay Hawkins says the package was shot open with high velocity water. No explosives were found.

Written by Vanessa Turner.