Investigators released this image late Tuesday of a “person of interest.” His name is not known. Authorities ask anyone who can identify this person to call Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi at 1.800.773.8477
Several law enforcement agencies gathered at 6 p.m. tonight to announce new information in the case. They announced various agencies and businesses have offered up more reward money, totaling $162,500 for information leading to an arrest related to an armed robbery Monday Monday and shootings of two Tupelo police officers, one remaining in hospital care and other died.
TPD Chief Bart Aguirre announced the second officer involved in the shooting is a five-year veteran of the force, Joseph Maher, 27. His condition has improved, the chief said.
In an effort to reach out to those who may have seen something or know something about the incident, law enforcement will be advertising on billboards around the area by showing pictures and more of the case.