Sheriff’s office investigating fatal Covington shooting

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The King County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in Covington Sunday evening.

A man was found with a gunshot wound in his head in the backyard of a trailer in the 26800 block of 172nd Place SE around 5:46 p.m., police said. The victim was between 20 and 30 years old.

Police waited for a search warrant to go into the house Sunday evening. Four people inside the house were detained.

A neighbor said two people had recently moved back into the home where the man was found dead.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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