September 29, 2014 10:34 AM EDT

An arrest warrant was issued late Sunday for a suspect in the disappearance of Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter, who vanished after showing a home last week.

Aaron Lewis, 33, is a person of interest in the case, according to Lt. Carl Minden of the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office. Police said Lewis was involved a single-vehicle road accident in Jacksonville, Arkansas, earlier on Sunday and was treated in a local hospital for facial injuries but left before the warrant was issued.

“He was not under the guard of law enforcement at that time due to not having any criminal charges at that point,” Minden said…

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