Paragould Police searching for rape suspect

Edward D. Howerton (Source: Paragould Police Department)
Edward D. Howerton (Source: Paragould Police Department)

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) – Paragould Police need your help in locating a rape suspect.

According to Paragould Police, Edward D. Howerton has a bench warrant out for his arrest for rape.

Police say Howerton's last known address was 404 north 5th Street in Paragould. Police believe he may also be in the Osceola area staying with family.

No other details about the crime are available at this time.

If you see Howerton or know of his whereabouts, please contact the Paragould Police Department at 870-236-7621.

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