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Davis-Monthan Air Force Base cleared after suspicious vehicle found nearby

Posted at 6:35 PM, Nov 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-22 20:35:12-05

DAVIS-MONTHAN AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. — Explosive Ordnance Disposal Airmen confirmed there was no evidence of explosives after a suspicious vehicle was found near Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Friday.

The vehicle was found by a military working dog during a routine sweep near the intersection of Kachina and 5th streets.

Personnel working in the immediate area were evacuated, and traffic was rerouted.

Officials say a lockdown was not initiated.

All facilities and roadways are now open.