No Court Dates Set for Plymouth Man Accused of Murder

Court dates for a Marshall County man accused of killing Stephen O. Vires of Argos has not yet been set in Marshall County Superior Court.

Olan Q. Howard, of Plymouth, has been charged with Murder and Dealing in a Schedule I Controlled Substance after a Marshall County Grand Jury returned an indictment in the case. It is alleged that on May 19, 2012 Howard committed the act of murder while committing or attempting to commit dealing in heroin or morphine, a scheduled I controlled substance.

Marshall County Prosecutor David R. Holmes and Deputy Prosecutor Nelson Chipman presented evidence to the Grand Jury for two days and Howard was arrested within hours of the indictment.

Olan Howard remains in the Marshall County Jail on a $100,000 bond. Prosecutor Chipman anticipates the bond to remain at $100,000 and will send notification of any pending court dates.