- Associated Press - Friday, October 17, 2014

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. (AP) - Police in Rockingham say a woman is accused in the stabbing death of a man who crashed his pickup truck

The Daily Journal of Richmond County reports 28-year-old Shanita Love is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 51-year-old Lee Charles Covington.

Authorities say Covington wrecked his pickup outside the North Carolina National Guard Armory in Rockingham after leaving an apartment on Thursday. Covington was pronounced dead at FirstHealth Richmond Memorial Hospital after emergency room doctors confirmed that he had been stabbed.

Officials say Love turned herself in to police a few hours after the stabbing. She is being held without bond in the Richmond County jail. It couldn’t be determined if Love has an attorney.


Information from: Richmond County Daily Journal, https://yourdailyjournal.com

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