Arkansas Man Now Facing Murder Charges

by: Marina Brett

An Arkansas man is facing murder charges in what was being investigated as a suicide.

The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office has arrested, 48-year-old Heath Owens in connection to the 2017 death of a woman he knew. According to on line media reports Owens told police the victim had shot herself, but investigators were able to obtain evidence that they believe links Owens to the victim’s murder.

The case is now being treated as a homicide.