COVINGTON, Ga. — A person found unresponsive at a Newton County home has died, and now police are asking for the public’s help.

Sheriff’s deputies responded to a home off Spring Road in western Newton County at about 1:20 a.m. Oct. 19. That’s in unincorporated Covington.

The call was for an unresponsive person, but when deputies arrived, they found a person with a gunshot wound.

The person later died at the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator Eric Almond of the Sheriff’s Office Major Felony Unit at 678-625-1453, or write him at 678-625-1453.

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