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Suspicious Device Prompts Shelter-in-Place in San Francisco's Tenderloin

A suspicious device prompted a shelter-in-place order in San Francisco's Tenderloin district on Wednesday afternoon.

A bomb squad was called to the scene to investigate the device and the shelter-in-place order was lifted at about 2 p.m., police said.

During the investigation, police told people to avoid the area of Turk and Leavenworth streets, near the Golden Gate Theatre.

No other information was immediately available.

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