Tupelo police issue statement after body of teenage female found in vehicle near daycare
On 05/23/2023 at approximately 3:30 am TPD was conducting a welfare check in the 100 block of Stone Street. A deceased juvenile female was discovered.
Information led to officers detaining a person of interest also in the 100 block of Stone Street at approximately 07:00 am same day.
This investigation is in the early stages. Anyone with information is asked to contact TPD at 662-841-6491 or Crimestoppers of NE Ms at 1-800-773-TIPS.