Woman’s body found outside apartment complex in Tupelo

Published 8:35 pm Tuesday, August 1, 2017

TUPELO (AP) — Authorities say a woman’s body was found outside of an apartment complex.

The Clarion-Ledger reports police responded to reports of a dead body at Westwood Apartments in Tupelo on Monday morning.  The victim’s identity has not been released.

Tupelo communications director Leesha Faulkner says it appears the victim was shot.

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An investigation is ongoing. Further details have not been released.