Suspect hunted in attack on Jones woman, 73

A 73-year-old Jones County woman was raped and beaten in her home off Highway 84 East around 4 am Monday.

Jones County deputies say an unidentified Hispanic male broke into the woman's home, unplugged her phones, and beat and raped her.

Authorities say they recovered very little evidence.  Deputies are investigating. If you have information please contact the Jones County Sheriff's Department.