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Covington Man charged in hit-and-run death

Social Circle woman struck, later dies

Posted: Tuesday, October 22, 2019 6:32 pm

COVINGTON, Ga. — The Covington Police Department arrested and charged a Covington man for the Oct. 7 pedestrian-involved hit-and-run incident that killed Amy Barron, 39, of Social Circle and left Masika Robinson, 36, of Covington with minor injuries.

Oliver Alonzo Shepherd, 55, who had an arrest warrant in Newton County for probation violation, was arrested Oct. 9 at a family member's house on Westview Drive in Covington.

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