Package removed from garage near King home - WSFA.com: News Weather and Sports for Montgomery, AL.

Breaking

Package with human remains removed from garage near King home

Posted: Updated:
  • More newsMore>>

  • SKorean president: Ferry crew actions 'murderous'

    SKorean president: Ferry crew actions 'murderous'

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:53 AM EDT2014-04-21 09:53:20 GMT
    South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Monday that the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry committed "unforgivable, murderous acts" in the disaster, which left more than 300 people dead or missing.More >>
    South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Monday that the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry committed "unforgivable, murderous behavior," while criticism of her own government's handling of the disaster...More >>
  • Why are Americans obsessed with missing plane?

    Why are Americans obsessed with missing plane?

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:13 AM EDT2014-04-21 08:13:40 GMT
    From the disappearances of aviator Amelia Earhart to labor union leader Jimmy Hoffa, there's just something about a good mystery that Americans find too tantalizing to resist. Perhaps that's why the saga of...More >>
    From the disappearances of aviator Amelia Earhart to labor union leader Jimmy Hoffa, there's just something about a good mystery that Americans find too tantalizing to resist. Perhaps that's why the saga of missing...More >>
  • After bombs, Boston Marathon under tight security

    After bombs, Boston Marathon under tight security

    Monday, April 21 2014 3:06 AM EDT2014-04-21 07:06:47 GMT
    For years, state and local officials have conducted a "tabletop exercise" before the Boston Marathon, a meeting that allows them to study a map of the 26.2-mile course from Hopkinton to Boston's Copley Square...More >>
    For years, state and local officials have conducted a "tabletop exercise" before the Boston Marathon, a meeting that allows them to study a map of the 26.2-mile course from Hopkinton to Boston's Copley Square and plan...More >>
TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -

On Thursday Toledo Police removed a box containing human remains from a garage near the home of Steven King, which is located at 704 Federal Street in east Toledo.

An exclusive Toledo News Now source with knowledge of the investigation said investigators removed a package from a garage in an alley off Prentice Street in east Toledo.  The person could not say what was in the package, but said it was turned over to the Lucas County Coroner's Office.

Lucas County Coroner James Patrick confirmed just before 6:30 p.m. Thursday that the box did contain human remains. He says Dr. Diane Barnett, Deputy Lucas County Coroner was with Police when the remains were found.  Dr. Patrick says those remains will be autopsied Friday morning.

The Toledo News Now source said Steven King was removed from the Lucas County Jail Thursday afternoon and was at the Safety Building talking with police.

Toledo police say they executed a search warrant at the King residence based on new information received Thursday. They will hold a press conference Friday based on the results of this search.

King is the estranged boyfriend of Angela Steinfurth, mother of missing 1-year-old Elaina Steinfurth.

Baby Elaina's father, Terry Steinfurth Jr., says he received a call form a Federal Street resident and spread the word to family members about the active investigation.

Forensics were at the scene Thursday and officials were looking through items in the garage.

Find more stories, interviews and bonus content in our Search for Elaina section.

Stay with Toledo News Now for more on this breaking news story. We will bring you more details as soon as we have them.

Mobile users, click on the "Video" button in the app to watch this story. Download our app here.

Copyright 2013 Toledo News Now. All rights reserved.

  • BreakingPackage removed from garage near King homeMore>>

Powered by WorldNow