BLOOMFIELD - A suspect is being sought after the Stoddard County Sheriff's Department identified the remains of a female found Wednesday in a field.
The name of the homicide victim was not released pending notification of next of kin. An autopsy is scheduled for today to determine the exact cause of death.
The Stoddard County Major Case Squad was activated and is investigating the case. A felony arrest warrant has been issued for Randy L. Jones, 32, of Dexter.
Anyone with information pertaining to this case or the whereabouts of Jones is asked to contact the Stoddard County Major Case Squad at 573-624-5512 or 568-4654.