From The Laurel County Sheriff’s Department…

A property owner on Chapel Road, approximately 4 miles North of London found a suspicious item on his property and notified the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office on Friday Afternoon June 14th, 2019 about 4:10 in the afternoon. Laurel Sheriff’s Deputy Robert Reed, FBI and Laurel County’s Emergency Management Director Justin Noe, as well as Kentucky Radiation Health responded to the scene and the item has been identified as a portable industrial radiographer which has been since been removed from the scene and determined to be of no danger to the public.