Bridge reopened after suspicious package shuts down traffic

COVINGTON, KY (FOX19) - The Roebling Suspension Bridge has been reopened after a suspicious package found near the bridge closed traffic in both directions.

Police say wires were exposed from the package and a beeping noise was coming from the package.

The bridge is closed in both directions to everybody. The bridge was closed at 5:45 p.m. The bridge was reopened at about 7:00 p.m.

According to Covington Police, the package was revealed to be a beeping alarm on top of a package of clothing.

The Covington and Cincinnati Fire Departments helped close down the bridge.

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