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Sheriff's Office searching for missing Raceland man

Sheriff's Office searching for missing Raceland man

The Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for the public’s help in locating 33-year-old Bart Joseph Howes of 136 Elm Street in Raceland. Howes has been missing since 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 13 when he left home on foot, and he left his cell phone at the residence. 

Family members reported him missing to deputies on Saturday night. 

Howes is described as a white male with brown eyes and short black hair. He is 6’0” tall, weighs around 225 pounds and has several tattoos on his arms. He was last seen wearing a blue shirt with cut-off sleeves and khaki shorts. 

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division at (985) 532-4326, or simply dial 9-1-1.