TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Tupelo Police are investigating the shooting death of a man.
According to the Tupelo Police Department, officers responded early Tuesday morning to the 1500 block of Leighton Drive.
A man was found dead at the scene; however, police have not indicated the exact location of the death.
Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green later identified the man as Madchen Sloan, 21, of Tupelo.
Green called the incident a shooting.
WTVA spoke with Daniel Gilbert who said he was with Sloan when a gun accidentally fired. View his interview in the video player above.
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