“Suspicious box” identified in Laurel County
LAUREL COUNTY, KY. (WTVQ) – Authorities in Laurel County have identified a suspicious box that brought a radiation health expert to one person’s property.
Deputies say someone called in Friday afternoon, saying they found the box on their property on Chapel Road north of London.
The sheriff’s office along with the FBI, the Kentucky Radiation Health branch and Laurel County Emergency Management went to the scene.
The box was determined to be a portable industrial radiography system and was no danger to the public.
It was removed from the property.