East TN man accused of killing child arrested in Ohio - WSMV Channel 4

East TN man accused of killing child arrested in Ohio

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Demetrius Covington (Source: TBI) Demetrius Covington (Source: TBI)
NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

An East Tennessee man on the TBI's Top 10 Most Wanted list has been captured in Ohio.

U.S. Marshals arrested 28-year-old Demetrius Covington Wednesday night at an apartment complex in Dayton.

Covington, who is charged with first-degree murder, was added to the TBI's list on Tuesday.

He was wanted in Elizabethton in connection with the death of a 3-year-old.

Covington is being held at the Montgomery County Jail in Ohio awaiting extradition to Tennessee.

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