The following reports were filed Monday by the Lee County Sheriff's Office and the Tupelo Police Department.
Two men are facing drug charges following a joint investigation by the Amory Police Department, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and North Mississippi Narcotics Unit.
FULTON • An Itawamba County man who had a murder conviction thrown out by the Mississippi Court of Appeals two months ago will remain in a state prison for the foreseeable future.
A 32-year-old woman was arrested on charges of attempted aggravated assault after she allegedly fired gunshots inside a mobile home, according to Union County Sheriff Jimmy Edwards.
TUPELO • For the third time in as many years, Natchez Trace Parkway rangers conducted a traffic safety checkpoint just south of Tupelo during the morning rush hour.
TUPELO • A new lawsuit against the Tupelo Police Department by a former employee alleges a “culture of illicit sexual relationships” and harassment within the department.
TUPELO • The chairman of the Lee County Democratic Party was arrested early Tuesday morning at his house and charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.
TUPELO • Rampant cronyism, workplace sexism, biased policing – a new lawsuit has again raised the specter of these allegations brought by some former officers against the Tupelo Police Department.
AMORY - A 13-year-old girl reported missing Thursday has been located, according to the Amory Police Department. The department posted early Friday morning, it was a runaway case and she was believed to be with another juvenile in a different state.
TUPELO • When Tupelo Police Chief Bart Aguirre was left with an opening at the top of his administration, he looked to the department’s past for a solution.
TUPELO • The stepfather of award-winning rap duo Rae Sremmurd was shot and killed Monday night in Tupelo. Their stepbrother is being held in connection with the death.