St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s detectives are currently working a possible homicide that occurred overnight in the Covington area.
At approximately 10:15 Tuesday (Sept. 19) night deputies were dispatched to the Airport Road area north of Covington in reference to a vehicle in the ditch.
When deputies arrived they observed one occupant in the vehicle with injuries not consistent with the crash.
Detectives and crime lab technicians were called to the scene as well as representatives from the St. Tammany Parish Coroner’s Office, who took possession of the body.
We have no other information at this time. More information will be provided when it becomes available.
If anyone has any information, please call (985) 898-2338.