GILCREST, Colo. (CBS4) – Everyone is back home in the town of Gilcrest Tuesday morning after police in Weld County sent out a reverse 911 late Monday night to evacuate. A suspicious package was found near Valley High School.
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The first call came in out at 7:30 p.m. in the evening.READ MORE: State Trooper Shoots At Suspect On I-25, Woman Arrested After Pointing Gun At Officer
The bomb squad said the item was not in fact an explosive device but a utility locating device.
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Gilcrest is about 45 miles north of Denver with a population of about 1,000 people.