Deputies Search For Person Of Interest In Summertown Homicide

Posted at 10:52 PM, Aug 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-31 23:52:48-04

The death of a Lawrence County woman has been investigated as a homicide after her body was found.

According to the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office, the body of 51-year-old Barbara Lois Harros was found dead on the 950 Turnpike in Summertown.

Investigators asked for the public's help in their search for a person of interest in the case 39-year-old Howard Jason Stewart of Lena, MS.

Officials said Stewart may be operating a 2015 Dodge 1500, white in color, which is considered stolen from the victim. Active warrants are on file for the theft of the motor vehicle.

Anyone with any information regarding the location of Howard Jason Stewart is encouraged to contact the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department 931-762-3626 or the Criminal Investigation Division 931-762-1608.