Police arrest Shannon man for Tupelo homicide

Sandarius Isby | Photo: Lee County Sheriff's Department

Tupelo police believe a Shannon man is responsible for the shooting death of a Tupelo man.

Posted: May 1, 2019 12:44 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Tupelo police believe a Shannon man is responsible for the shooting death of a Tupelo man.

Tupelo police have charged Sandarius Isby, 21, with the murder of Toyrriius Lockridge, 27, of Tupelo.

According to the Tupelo Police Department, the shooting happened on Monday afternoon at an apartment at The Oaks Apartments.

The apartment complex's landlord said the two men did not live at The Oaks.

RELATED: Coroner identifies Tupelo shooting victim 

Lockridge was pronounced dead at the North Mississippi Medical Center.

At this time, police are not seeking anyone else.

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