Tupelo police make two more arrests for recent murder

Ricky Mallory (left), Ryksie Brown | Source: Tupelo Police Department

Tupelo police have charged two more people in connection to the murder of Kelly Conway.

Posted: Aug 22, 2019 3:55 PM
Updated: Aug 22, 2019 4:22 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Tupelo police have charged two more people in connection with the murder of a woman.

Police arrested Ricky Mallory, 53, of Tupelo, and Ryksie Brown, 45 of Nettleton, as accessories after the fact.


Ambra Zinn | Source: Lee County Sheriff's Department

Tupelo police found the body of Kelly Conway at this home on Eisenhower Drive.

Officers found Kelly Conway, 51, dead on Aug. 12 in a small apartment on Eisenhower Drive.

This marks the third arrest made in the investigation.

Tupelo police recently arrested Ambra Zinn for the murder.

According to Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green, preliminary autopsy results indicated a gunshot wound caused Conway’s death.

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