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Update: Swan Road gate at Davis-Monthan AFB reopens after closure

Police closed Golf Links Road between Craycroft Road and Aviation Highway.
Police closed Golf Links Road between Craycroft Road and Aviation Highway.(KOLD News 13)
Updated: Oct. 15, 2020 at 4:00 PM MST
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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - On the morning of Thursday, Oct. 15, Tucson police closed Golf Links Road and Davis-Monthan Air Force Base closed its Swan Road gate.

At approximately 7:30 a.m., a suspicious package was detected within a vehicle going through Davis-Monthan Air Force Base’s Swan Gate security checkpoint.

Golf Links was closed between Craycroft Road and Aviation Highway.

Safety procedures were enacted, and the Tucson Police Department and 355th Civil Engineer Squadron’s Explosive Ordinance Disposal flight were notified.

At approximately 10 a.m., the situation was deemed safe, and Davis-Monthan’s Swan Gate resumed normal operations.

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