Covington KY mayor won't donate for funeral
         < NKY NEWS NETWORK | WEATHER >
  


Facebook:   Northern Kentucky  |   Northern Kentucky Life  |  
Boone County News   |   Campbell County News   |  
Covington News   |   Florence KY News   |   Grant County   |  
Kenton County News   |   Latonia News   |   Old NKY Photos   |  
Newport News   |   NKY Pets   |   Cincinnati News



Covington KY mayor won't donate for funeral

Covington KY mayor Joe Meyer has refused several requests to make a contribution to help bury a young mother killed on one of his streets.

Zuri Collins was shot and killed while sitting in a car with her father at 13th and Wheeler in the Kentucky city a couple weekends ago.

A mother of three, her family has been pleading with Covington residents to help with funeral expenses.

Even after being prodded by the local newspaper, Covington News, to make a donation Mayor Meyer has yet to respond.

Meyer also got himself in trouble by not attending two memorial marches after Ms. Collins' death. After severe criticism, the mayor did show for a third march.


Covington KY Mayor Joe Meyer hasn't
donated to bury young mother




Free phone, minutes and texting >
Get a free smart phone, lots of minutes and unlimited texting. Income restrictions to qualify.