JOHNSON CITY – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to its ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list: Demetrius Deshawn Covington.
Covington, also known as Demetrius Somerville, is wanted by the Elizabethton Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for First Degree Murder in connection with the death of a 3-year-old child. He was last seen driving a 2006 white, Chevrolet Impala with Tennessee tag Z31-82E. Covington is a known member of the Bloods street gang. He should be considered armed and dangerous.
Covington, 28, is an African-American man who stands 5’7”and weighs approximately 185 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information about his whereabouts should contact the TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND. The TBI is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to his arrest. Additionally, the U.S. Marshals Service is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to Covington’s arrest.