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

Tuesday Sept. 4

8:23 a.m., 1963 Tucker Ave., South Lake Tahoe – truck theft. A Dodge Ram pickup owned by A-1 Glass Service sustained major damage when someone took it for a joyride. The truck, worth about $15,000, was found with the keys in it in a ditch off Oneidas Street. The bed of the truck was bent two feet from its frame.

5:29 p.m., 3600 block of Larch Avenue, South Lake Tahoe – burglary. Someone broke into a home and stole $17 worth of dollar coins from a metal change container. Luis Manzano, 30, of South Lake Tahoe, told police that he recovered seven of the $17 from an acquaintance he suspected of the crime.

Secret Witness offers cash rewards for anonymous tips leading to the arrest and conviction of crime suspects. Anyone with information about crimes reported in California is asked to call (530) 541-6800. In Nevada, call (775) 586-7295.

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