Newton County Sheriff's Department releases name of person found on rural Neosho road.

Newton County Sheriff's Department releases name of person found on rural Neosho road.

On 08-08-17 a body was located in Newton County on Holly Road.

The victim has been identified as a white male Lanny Leon Holman, 57, from the Rocky, Okla. area. Holman is listed as an escapee from a halfway house in Oklahoma. A warrant was issued for his arrest for escape in January 2017.

An autopsy is currently being conducted. The investigation continues at this time.