According to the Pike County Sheriff’s Department, on July 28, deputies were called to a home on Emerald Stateline Road for an unresponsive male.
When officers arrived, they found 41-year-old Toni Ratliff, deceased at the house.
Family members stated that Ratliff had fallen in the hallway, and they could not revive him.
The Pike County Coroner was notified, and Ratliff was sent to the Mississippi Medical Examiner’s office for an autopsy.
The Pike County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division is actively investigating the case and more information will be forthcoming.