Tupelo cleans up living area of homeless man

Someone in Tupelo's work release program cleaning up under a bridge (City of Tupelo)

The city of Tupelo sent people in its work release program to clean up under the bridge where Jimmy Fair lived.

Posted: Jan. 11, 2018 7:57 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - The city of Tupelo sent people in its work release program Thursday to clean up under the Mud Creek bridge where Jimmy Fair lived.

Fair is the homeless person killed last month after being hit while walking across East Main Street.

Workers collected 87 bags of trash.

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