Barnes Jr.

Barnes Jr.

Suspect Sought

Laurel police are looking for a man who is accused of intentionally running over another man with an SUV.

Tarus T. Barnes Jr., 22, is being sought for causing severe leg injuries to another man on Queensburg Avenue at about 1 Saturday afternoon.

The victim told police that he had been intentionally run over by the man identified as Barnes with a blue SUV.

The victim was taken to the South Central Regional Medical Center for treatment.

When arrested, Barnes will face one count of aggravated assault.

Anyone with information is asked to call the LPD at 601-399-4440 or Crime Stoppers at 601-428-7867.

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