SCSO seeking whereabouts of Simmons
SCSO seeking whereabouts of Simmons
Leah Chase - Tuesday, September 08, 2020

UPDATE 9/8/20 7:30 p.m.: Ms. Simmons has been located in Lamar County. She is safe with a family member. 

SCSO investigating suspicious death
SCSO investigating suspicious death
Leah Chase - Friday, September 04, 2020

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) is actively investigating a suspicious death that occurred Thursday, Sept.4, 2020 on County Road 3754 in Center. Upon arrival at the residence, officers spoke with an 88-year-old male who had been assaulted. Officers were advised that the subject was still inside the residence. Upon entry, officers found the body of a white female who was deceased in a back room of the residence. The body of the female subject was sent to Tyler for an autopsy. The deceased has been identified as Kristy Simmonds of Center.