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For Immediate Release

Contact:
May 17, 2021 Seth Bruce, Deputy U.S. Marshal
Western District of Tennessee - Memphis (901) 573-8177;
U.S. Marshals Office of Public Affairs (703) 740-1699
Marshals Task Force Arrest Covington Murder Suspect

Covington, TN – U.S. Marshal Tyreece Miller announces the arrest of Davarious Taylor for first degree murder.

On March 11, 2021 an Andrew Terry was shot to death in Covington. On March 12 a warrant for First Degree Murder was issued for Davarious Taylor for this crime. The fugitive case was adopted by the U.S. Marshals Two Rivers Violent Fugitive Task Force.

Earlier today Taylor was tracked to an apartment at the 1900 block of Cottonwood In Covington by the Task Force. Working with the Covington P.D. Taylor was taken into custody without incident.

“First Degree Murder fugitives always receive our highest priority for us,” said U.S. Marshal Tyreece Miller.

The U.S. Marshals Two Rivers Violent Fugitive Task Force is a multi-agency task force in the Western District of Tennessee with offices in Memphis and Jackson. Its membership is composed of Deputy U.S. Marshals, Shelby County Sheriff’s Deputies, Memphis Police Officers, Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputies, Jackson Police Officers, and Special Agents with the Tennessee Department of Correction. The primary mission of the Task Force is to arrest violent offenders and sexual predators.

Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.

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