Covington Police identify homicide victim found along a road

Covington Police identify body found along side Sleepy Hollow as Eric Hughes (CPD/WKRC)

KENTON COUNTY, Ky. (WKRC) - Covington Police have identified a body found alongside a road as Eric Hughes, 32.

At about 8:20 a.m. on Dec. 14, a passerby saw something on the side of Sleepy Hollow Road near Montague Road and didn't know what it was.

That person reportedly called for police to check it out. Police said it was Hughes.

They haven't said how Hughes died but they are considering his death as a homicide.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off