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Suspected Intruder Shot, Killed in Covington

UPDATE: Covington Police identified the residents involved and the suspect killed, and said there are two other suspects still on the loose. Read the updated story about why no charges will be filed against the resident here.


A man was shot and killed early Tuesday morning in Mainstrasse Village.

Police say the man was an intruder to a home on the 300 block of West Seventh Street.

Officers were called about a home invasion where shots were fired at around 1:30 a.m. When police arrived, a man was found with a gunshot wound.

That man later died at University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

Police said that they are working to identify the man.

The case is still being investigated and more information may be released later.

-Michael Monks, editor & publisher