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Man from Denham Springs found murdered in Covington

2 months 3 weeks 16 hours ago Wednesday, July 26 2017 Jul 26, 2017 July 26, 2017 3:36 PM July 26, 2017 in News
Source: WBRZ

COVINGTON – A man from Denham Springs was found shot dead in a rented car in St. Tammany Parish Wednesday morning.

Covington Police said Antoine Collar, 26, had been shot multiple times. Police said they found Collar in the car after someone called 911 to report hearing gunfire in the area north of downtown Covington.

Police said they believe Collar was visiting a woman in the area where he was killed and was about to leave when he was shot.

Police said they are not sure why Collar was killed and did not release information about a potential suspect. Police asked for help in solving the crime.

Authorities added there were no drugs found at the scene.

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