The Howard County Sheriff's Office is investigating a residential burglary and sexual assault


On August 9, 2013 at 5:07 A.M. the Howard County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call from a residence in Tollette.  The caller stated that a black male had broken into their residence.  Law enforcement and EMS responded to the call.  Deputies learned that a sexual assault had occurred involving an elderly female.  The suspect is described as a black male, around 30 years of age, heavy set, approximately 6 feet tall, his hair was cut short and may be starting to bald.  The suspect was wearing khaki shorts with a black shirt.  There maybe another suspect involved who is described as a white male large build with sandy blond hair and wearing a red shirt.

If anyone has any information concerning these offenses please call the Howard County Sheriff Office at 870-845-2626.


Sheriff Butch Morris