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Staff reports

The following incidents were selected from among those reported to area law enforcement and fire protection districts.

1:55 p.m., Caesars Tahoe, Stateline – theft. Lisa Harvey, 22, visited Nero’s Nightclub and found her small bag missing after an hour at the club, the Douglas Sheriff’s Department said. A New Zealand passport and an Olympus camera valued at $210 were in her bag, deputies reported.

9:05 p.m., 751 Emerald Bay Rd., South Lake Tahoe – suspicious circumstances. A credit card number pulled from a lap top computer belonging to Katharine Jahangir, 49, was used to purchase $5,000 worth of merchandise, the South Lake Tahoe Police Department reported. Raymond Todd, 31, was arrested for fraud and burglary when he attempted to use Jahangir’s number to reserve a motel room, police said.

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