Police investigate suspicious item reported at Douglas County mobile home park

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ROSEBURG, Ore. - Douglas County Sheriff's deputies investigated a suspicious item found at the Green Meadow Mobile Home park in the 5000-block of Grange Road Thursday morning.

At 11:17 a.m. on May 17, a citizen reported finding the item in a vehicle before calling the sheriff's office.

Deputies responded and consulted with the Oregon State Police Explosives Unit.

As a precaution, residents within a 100-foot radius were asked to evacuate, police said.

The item was safely removed from the scene by Oregon State Police, the report said, and is undergoing analysis.

The sheriff's office continues to investigate the incident.

Anyone with information should contact the sheriff's office at (541) 440-4471 or

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