Fatal Hang-Up

What happened?

The Yoknapatawpha County Sheriff's Department is investigating the death of Ole Miss student Courtney Morris, who was found hanged in her apartment on Sunday afternoon, October 11, 2020.

Courtney's best friend Mee-Yon Kim came by to check on her, and when Courtney didn't respond to knocks on her door, Mee-Yon convinced the apartment manager to let her into Courtney's apartment.

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