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Suspicious Package Investigation Near Old Stewart Iron Works Building

UPDATE (11:30 a.m.): Package turned out to be a suitcase with clothes in it. Scene is clear.

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Police are investigating a report of a suspicious package near the old Stewart Iron Works building in Covington.

Kenton County Police dispatch tells The River City News that the original call sent investigators to 20 West Eighteenth Street.

The investigation is in the very early stages. This story will be updated when more details are gathered.

The Stewart Iron Works site is slated to be developed as a new home for the Life Learning Center.

The site is also where the NKY Med Clinic operates next to the Stewart Iron Works building inside the former Save-A-Lot.

Photo: Stewart Iron Works building/RCN file