Covington Links Golf Course has been evacuated due to an active manhunt currently underway in the area surrounding the course. A golf tournament was underway this afternoon when the order to clear the area came down.
Authorities were searching golfer's cars as they were leaving the area.
The evacuation was prompted after authorities began searching for a suspect in the area. According to scanner traffic, a firearm may have been recovered from the area where the subject was last seen.
A helicopter is currently on scene to help assist in the search.
Authorities are not currently releasing any information at this time.
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