Death investigation underway in Haven Acres area of Tupelo

Police Capt. Chuck McDougald said one person was found dead on Meadow Drive in south Tupelo.

Posted: Jan 28, 2020 9:35 PM
Updated: Jan 29, 2020 4:43 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) -- Police are looking into a death that happened on Meadow Drive Tuesday evening.

Police Capt. Chuck McDougald said one person was found dead at the scene.

Update - Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green identified the deceased as Tiara Dancer

Tupelo Police also responded to the North Mississippi Medical Center for a report of a patient suffering from gunshot wounds. The patient's condition is unknown at this time.

Update - 19-year-old from Belden arrested for Tupelo murder

Tupelo Police are asking for the public's help identifying any witnesses or video of the incident. 

If you have information, call the police department at 662-841-6491 or Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi.


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