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Man Wanted in Louisiana for Sexual Battery Arrested in Wheeling

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U.S. Marshals and the Mountain State Fugitive Task Force arrested a man wanted in Louisiana over the weekend.

31-year-old Nigel Covington was wanted for sexual battery of a mentally challenged 9-year-old girl. Authorities found Covington Saturday night at Cheddars in Wheeling.

Covington is in the Northern Regional Jail and was arraigned in front of Magistrate Harry Radcliffe Sunday morning.

No bail was set.