Jones County authorities investigating break-in, assault of woman

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - The Jones County Sheriff's department is investigating an alleged home invasion and assault of an Ovett woman.

The 58-year-old victim reported a hispanic male broke into her house and sexually assualted her early Sunday morning.

The suspect was described a Hispanic male 5 feet 5 inches tall in his mid 20s to early 30s.

The Jones County Sheriff Department is asking for any information to make an arrest. They can be reached at 601-425-3147 or 601-429-7867.

A reward up to $1,000 is being offered upon the conviction of the suspect.