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Suspension Bridge reopens, no threat found

FOX19 NOW/Dale Lutz FOX19 NOW/Dale Lutz
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

The John A. Roebling Suspension Bridge briefly closed Saturday afternoon while authorities investigated a report of a suspicious package.

Kenton County dispatchers said they received a report of a backpack left on the bridge about 2:45 p.m.

Covington police responded to the bridge and ordered it closed on both sides of the Ohio River.

It was reopened shortly after 3 p.m. when no threat was found, Kenton County dispatchers said.

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