Fort Stewart law enforcement authorities are searching for a suspect involved in a homicide on Fort Stewart after a body was found Tuesday morning in the housing area of the installation.
Fort Stewart PAO spokesman Kevin Larson issued the following statement:
“The deceased spouse of a deployed soldier was discovered in her on-post residence by Military Police at approximately8:45 p.m., Tuesday. The Military Police received a request from a relative to conduct a welfare check. Special agents from the U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command are leading the investigation and are treating this as a homicide investigation.
“A ‘be on the lookout’ has been issued statewide for a vehicle whose driver may have information about the death. The vehicle is a black 2018 Honda Accord with a Georgia license plate RLQ1762.
“Due to the ongoing investigation, no further information will be released at this time.