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Tippah County resident charged with murder in Cordova man’s death

In a tragic incident on the evening of July 4th, a man lost his life in Cordova following a shooting. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office reported that the incident occurred at approximately 6:45 p.m. on Breezy Valley Drive in Cordova.

The victim, identified as 36-year-old Emmanuel Manzano, was rushed to Region One Medical Center. Sadly, the authorities confirmed his death shortly after his arrival.

Following their investigation, detectives arrested and charged Melissa Rolison, aged 30, with second-degree murder in connection with the shooting. The circumstances surrounding the incident and the relationship between the victim and the suspect have not been disclosed at this time. Rolison’s last publicly available address is in Blue Mountain.

The community is urged to provide any relevant information or additional details that could aid the ongoing investigation. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is dedicated to ensuring justice is served in this case and maintaining the safety of the local residents.

Further updates will be provided as the investigation progresses.

Jon Ross Myers

Jon Ross Myers is the executive editor and publisher of the Mississippi News Network, Mississippi's largest digital only media company. He can be reached at editor@tippahnews.com

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