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A section of Miami Beach was roped off after a possible military device washed ashore Wednesday morning, officials said.
The device was found on the shoreline near 9th Street, Miami Beach Police said. The immediate area was taped off for safety.
Footage showed the device, a silver cylinder, laying in the sand as beachgoers snapped photos.
“We are contacting the appropriate entity to respond and properly take possession of the item,” a police spokesperson said.
No other information was immediately known.
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