Pennsylvania inmate confesses in Trenton vehicular homicide case

A city man already incarcerated for violent crime in Pennsylvania will serve at least three more years in state prison for striking and killing 44-year-old John Covington in a vicious vehicular homicide in Trenton’s West Ward. Robert McFadden, 26, of Trenton, admits he mowed down Covington on the 500 block of Rutherford Avenue near Gregory … Read more →

Man who fatally struck John Covington with a car is charged with vehicular homicide

The man who fatally struck 44-year-old John Covington with a vehicle as he was crossing the street pushing a shopping cart has been charged with vehicular homicide. “A detective was able to establish enough probable cause to charge Robert McFadden with death by auto,” Lt. Steven Varn said. McFadden, 22, surrendered to law enforcement Wednesday … Read more →

Robert McFadden

  • Arrested: May 13, 2015
  • Age: 22
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Black

Suspected in the Jan. 16, 2015 death of John Covington.