TUPELO, Miss. – Bond has been set at one million dollars for the woman accused of killing her boyfriend and telling police all about it in long a letter.
Leah Bishop is charged with capital murder in the shooting death of Jessie Traylor, 65. He was found dead inside his Tupleo home after Bishop left a 21 page confession note at a Laurel museum. Police arrested her in Louisiana and brought her back to Mississippi Friday morning. She made her initial appearance in Lee County Justice Court later that afternoon.