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

Tuesday Aug. 28

9:58 p.m., 2565 U.S. Highway 50, South Lake Tahoe – car burglary. Someone broke the passenger-side window of Karen Kotz’s car and stole her purse. Kotz, 33, of South Lake Tahoe, parked her car at Time Out Health Spa & Fitness. The crime occurred between 8:45 p.m. and 9:55 p.m.

10:55 p.m., U.S. Highway 50 and Modesto Avenue, South Lake Tahoe – possession marijuana. Robert Cardan, 38, was arrested during a traffic stop after an officer found a film canister that held a small amount of marijuana under his seat. An officer searched Cardan’s 1987 black Ford Mustang because he was on probation.

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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