Police Department Information

Police Department Information



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From the Covington Police Department:
At approximately 7:00 pm, the Covington Division of Police responded to the 700 block of North Pocahontas Avenue for a report of a man who had sustained a single gunshot wound to his chest. Upon arrival, Officers immediately secured the scene and discovered the individual deceased outside of the residence near the street.

A preliminary investigation has provided evidence to suggest that the wound was self-inflicted, but this matter is still an active investigation.

Anyone with any information about this incident may contact Detective Richard Baker at 540-965-6333. All calls will be kept strictly confidential.

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