TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Charges against a former Lee County deputy have been dismissed.
According to Mike Mayhew’s legal representation, the Circuit Court of Lee County dismissed the charges on Tuesday.
According to Attorney Victor Fleitas, after a change of administration in the Attorney General’s Office, a new team of prosecutors and investigators conducted a review of all available evidence.
As a result of the review, the team determined the case against Mayhem lacked prosecutable merit, his attorney stated.