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No suspicious device found during bomb threat investigation in San Simeon

Posted at 10:53 PM, Sep 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-27 01:53:16-04

Guests at a San Simeon hotel are back safe in their rooms after they were evacuated due to a reported bomb threat.

The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office received reports of a potential bomb threat at the Cavalier Oceanfront Resort around 5:30 p.m. Saturday.

Someone reported a note written on a bathroom stall that said two bombs were going to detonate between 4 and 6 p.m. on Saturday.

The resort was evacuated while the SLO Sheriff's Office and California State Parks searched the property with K9's with explosives training.

After a thorough investigation, no suspicious devices were found, according to officials.

The property was restored to normal operations around 7:30 p.m.