Re: Covington place
Date: August 01, 2013 01:55PM
**FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE**
Death Investigation – On August 1st at 6:30AM, Prince William County Police responded to assist members of the Internet Crimes against Children Task Force and Homeland Security with the execution of a search warrant and an arrest warrant at an address in the 9500 block of Covington Pl in Manassas (20109). As federal agents approached the home, they encountered the suspect exiting the residence. The suspect ignored commands by the agents and fled down an alleyway in between two townhomes. Agents confronted the suspect in the alleyway, at which point, he brandished a handgun and pointed it towards the agents. One of the agents fired at that suspect, striking him the lower body. The suspect then ran behind a fence area where he was found with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head and pronounced dead. No other injuries were reported. Detectives from the Prince William County Violent Crimes Bureau are investigating the death aspect of this investigation. For further information on the search warrant itself, please contact Homeland Security Investigations. The investigation continues.
The suspect was been identified as Douglas Clayton LEWIS, 56, of 9580 Covington Pl in Manassas