Born and raised in Ohio, Monica moved to Mississippi to work for the Oxford Eagle.
Emergency Services received a 911 call reporting gunshots at the Oxford Eagle newspaper offices.
Craig has been the publisher of the Oxford Eagle since his father retired.
The detectives spoke to Monica's boss about professional or personal enemies she might have had.
Nicole is a local artist who has been friends with Monica Drum for several years.
The detectives asked Nicole to come in and talk about her connection to Monica Drum.
Born and raised in Athens, Georgia, Shawn has been the Eagle's sports editor since 2013.
The detectives spoke to sports reporter Shawn Sharp about working for Monica.
Oxford Eagle managing editor Monica Drum was found dead in her office early Sunday morning.
YCSD Forensics provided an unofficial inventory of the victim's desk and file cabinet.
Ernie, a decorated veteran, has been working as the newspaper's overnight security guard since 2007.
The detectives spoke to the security guard who was on duty the night Monica died.
YCSD investigators located Monica's personal record of her outgoing calls and their purpose.
YCSD investigators obtained the Oxford Eagle visitor logs from April 14 through July 14, 2019.
The Crime Beat reports: Where is Monica's ex (?) boyfriend in the investigation into her murder?
Investigators exported Monica's recent calendar data from the computer taken into evidence in her office.
The Oxford Eagle provided the personnel file of terminated employee Bettina North.
The Oxford Eagle provided the personnel file of terminated employee David Ledford.
The Oxford Eagle provided the personnel file of terminated employee John Winter.
The Crime Beat reports: Alleged shooter blamed Drum for ruining his life
Melvin is a native Yoknapatawphan and was well-liked until he was falsely accused of rape.
Melvin agreed to talk to the detectives about his confession to killing Monica Drum.
From the Sheriff's Department 2014 Archives: Monica Drum filed this report regarding Melvin Roberts.
Investigators pulled copies of articles Monica wrote about Melvin Roberts.
A caller reported the discovery of an unusual object found in Monica Drum's residence.
The detectives met with Lori after she found an object hidden at Ms. Drum's residence.
Candy Roberts came into the Sheriff's Department to talk about her husband's confession.
YCSD investigators traced the safe deposit key to a bank in Memphis, TN. Detectives coordinated with Shelby County, TN authorities to execute a search warrant.
Monica Drum's last will and testament was found in her safe deposit box.
Handwritten correspondence from Lori to Monica was found in her safe deposit box.
Rick Hughes addresses the community about his involvement in the Monica Drum murder.
At the sheriff's department's request, the county mental health service evaluated Melvin Roberts.
The lab analyzed evidence collected from the crime scene and from Mr. Roberts.
Investigators researched the background of Jessica Shaffer, named as a beneficiary of Monica's will.
Kenzie Walker reportedly was with Melvin Roberts shortly after Monica Drum was killed.
YCSD investigators located video of a person of interest at the time of the murder.
Analysts conducted a preliminary examination of the handwritten note found among Monica's effects.
The Crime Beat reports: Another twist in the Drum murder investigation
The scion of a political family, Edward Hagen currently serves in the U.S. House of Representatives.
The detectives spoke to Representative Hagen about some items in Monica Drum's effects.
The lab provided their preliminary findings on evidence recovered from the crime scene.
The detectives asked Mr. Knight about his involvement in Rep. Hagen's relationship with Monica Drum.
Preliminary report on the autopsy of Monica Drum. Additional analyses are ongoing.
The detectives met with the Oxford Eagle janitor about what she witnessed the night of the murder.
After Melvin Roberts confessed to killing Monica Drum, Rick Hughes contacted the detectives and agreed to come in for an interview.
Rick joined the Eagle staff after earning a master's degree in journalism from Ole Miss.
The Oxford Weekly Planet covered the local memorial service for Monica Drum.
The YCSD arranged for Frannie Grace to try to remember more about the night of the murder.
The detectives wanted to know if Shawn remembered anything more about the night Monica was murdered.
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