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Fayetteville Police Department
467 Hay Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301
On March 1, 1979 Brenda Covington was found by police lying half naked, bloody, and beaten in the wooded area near the intersection of Brinkley and Sewell Streets in Fayetteville. She told police that she had been picked up by her assailant near Rudy's Pawn Shop on Murchison Road. She was beaten, raped, and stabbed. She died shortly later at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center as a result of the stab wounds.
Covington was 25 years old at the time of her death and lived at 3304 Barksdale Drive in Fayetteville, NC.
If you have any information about the death of Brenda Covington please call Crime Stoppers at (910)-483-8477 or Fayetteville Police Department's Homicide squad at (910)-433-1860.
Crime Stoppers may reward up to 1,000 dollars for any information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for this crime.