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An Ole Miss coed was found hanged in her apartment on Sunday afternoon.

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The Crime Beat reports: Coed found dead in her off-campus apartment

Smiling young woman with long dark hair

Mee-Yon and her best friend, Courtney, grew up together and attended college together.

Smiling young woman with long dark hair

The detectives talked to Mee-Yon about how she came to find her friend Courtney dead.

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CSU submitted this preliminary inventory of evidence collected in the Courtney Morris death investigation.

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Courtney had just started her senior year in college when she was found dead.

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Craig has worked for more than a decade at the Maplewood Apartments, where Courtney Morris lived.

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The detectives spoke with the Maplewood Apartments manager, who was present when Courtney's body was found.

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Courtney's neighbor Phyllis moved to the Maplewood Apartments about five years ago after her husband died.

Smiling older woman with short salt-and-pepper hair

The detectives spoke to the neighbor who lives in the apartment across from Courtney.

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Justin is an Ole Miss football player and met his girlfriend, Courtney, in math class.

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The detectives Courtney's boyfriend come in to talk about when he last saw her.

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YCSD investigators located the florist who sold the roses delivered to Courtney.

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The florist said one of his employees may have delivered the roses to Courtney Morris.

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Douglas Talbot and his wife settled in Oxford 25 years ago to raise their family.

Smiling older man with short gray hair and blue eyes

At the detectives' request, Douglas agreed to come in to discuss his connection with Courtney.

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CSU analyzed fingerprints found on evidence collected at the crime scene. Additional analyses are ongoing.

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Preliminary report from on the autopsy of Courtney Morris. Additional analyses are ongoing.

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