The Major Case Squad has been activated in a homicide investigation in Poplar Bluff. Police Chief Danny Whiteley says they received a call around 3:30 Wednesday afternoon, September 14, about a deceased person at a home on Zhem Ave. Law enforcement is currently searching for a person of interest in the investigation, identified as 39-year old Eric Wyatt. He is considered “armed and dangerous.” Police are actively searching for Wyatt near Velma and S. 11th Streets in Poplar Bluff. Whiteley said it’s too early in the investigation to release any other details. If you have information about where Wyatt may be – contact the Poplar Bluff Police Department at (573) 785-5776. Do not approach him.