New Madrid police need help finding fugitive

New Madrid police need help finding fugitive

NEW MADRID, MO (KAIT) - New Madrid County authorities are asking for the public's help to find a wanted fugitive.

According to the New Madrid County Sheriff's Office Facebook page, DeAngelo Covington is wanted by the New Madrid Police Department on first degree burglary, second degree assault, armed criminal action and tampering with a motor vehicle.

Covington is a 5'10" tall black man with brown eyes. He weighs approximately 270 pounds.

His last known location was Howardville, MO.

If you have any information on where Covington is, you are urged to contact either the New Madrid County Sheriff's Office or the New Madrid Police Department.

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