Tupelo man facing burglary and kidnapping charges

By Press Release

Tupelo Police Department arrested Phillip A. Gunn, 26, Tuesday. He has been charged with burglary of a dwelling and kidnapping.

Officers responded to a disturbance call where Gunn fled the scene on foot. Gunn allegedly broke into a home in the area where several juveniles were sleeping.

Gunn restrained one of the juveniles to keep her from alerting the police. He was located hiding in the house by Tupelo Police Officers.

Gunn was taken before Lee County Justice Court Judge Rickey Thompson where his bond was set at $50,000.00.