Tupelo police charge man with manslaughter

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Tupelo police have charged a man with manslaughter after a woman was found dead last week.

Posted: May 22, 2019 4:59 PM
Updated: May 22, 2019 5:52 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Tupelo police have charged a man with manslaughter after a woman was found dead last week.

Police identified the man as Christopher Sneed, 49, of Tupelo.

According to the Tupelo Police Department, a deceased woman was found on May 16 at a home on Bickerstaff Street.

Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green identified the woman as Charlie Freeman, 63.

Police confirmed the following day they were investigating a death at the location.

However, police have yet to specify how the victim died or how Sneed was allegedly involved.

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