Mississippi woman facing aggravated assault charges
Published 9:30 pm Wednesday, October 11, 2023
The Tupelo Police Department reported aggravated assault charges have been filed against a Tupelo woman.
According to the police department, officers responded to the Feemster Lake Road area in reference to shots fired. Upon arrival, officers were told by witnesses that a victim was traveling to a local hospital.
Additional officers responded to the North Mississippi Medical Center Emergency Room where they were able to locate a victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the back.
Officers and detectives processed the crime scene and gathered information from witnesses.
After further investigation, Cindy L. Smith, 42, was charged with aggravated assault.
A Tupelo Municipal Court judge set Smith’s bond at $150,000. These charges will be presented to the Lee County Grand Jury.