UnderInvestigationMOHAVE COUNTY–A portion of Lake Mohave has been closed off after two suspicious pipe objects were found Sunday afternoon, according to Christie Vanover, spokeswoman for the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

Vanover said the NPS Interagency Communications Center received a call around 2 p.m. Satuday reporting suspicious looking pipes in the water near Turkey Cove, south of Katherine Landing on Lake Mohave.

“The National Park Service is investigating the reports and as a precaution for visitor safety, the area is closed off,” Vanover said.

She added that additional assets have been called in to assist with the investigation.