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Man reported missing in Tupelo

Lee Tyler James | Photo: Tupelo PD

The man is identified as Lee Tyler James, 34.

Posted: Oct. 11, 2018 2:07 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - A man is missing in Tupelo and police are asking for help.

The man is identified as Lee Tyler James, 34.

Police say James last contacted his family on September 27.

He is described as a white male, 5’11” in height and weighs approximately 200 pounds.

He is known to stay on Blair Street and at the Salvation Army in Tupelo.

A friend says James had been heard saying he may “walk to Memphis.”

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact Lee County 911 at 662-869-2911.

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