Friday, 24 February 2017 15:11
MEMPHIS – Feb. 24, 2017 - A Criminal Court jury convicted a 27-year-old man of attempted voluntary manslaughter in a case in which the victim was shot nine times during an argument over the sale of a video game, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Thursday, 23 February 2017 14:14
MEMPHIS – Feb. 23, 2017 - A court injunction that temporarily closed a troublesome White Station nightclub last week has been extended and will keep the club closed for at least six months, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 17 February 2017 12:32
MEMPHIS – Feb. 17, 2017 - A Criminal Court jury took just 30 minutes to convict a 29-year-old man of first-degree murder in the shooting death of a motorist at a service station in 2015 in southeast Memphis, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Friday, 17 February 2017 12:28
MEMPHIS – Feb. 17, 2017 - A private home in northeast Memphis where police have been called at least 85 times in the past two years has been closed as a public nuisance, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Thursday, 16 February 2017 14:12
MEMPHIS – Feb. 16, 2017 - A 25-year-old man was indicted Thursday on first-degree murder in the perpetration of aggravated child abuse in connection with the beating death last year of a 4-year-old girl at an East Memphis motel, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Monday, 13 February 2017 09:44
MEMPHIS – Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich and two key members of the DA’s Community Prosecution Unit pilot program urged church pastors and community leaders to help troubled young people become productive citizens.
Friday, 10 February 2017 15:36
MEMPHIS – Feb. 10, 2017 - A Berclair-area man was convicted Friday of raping a 7-year-old girl in 2013 after pulling her out of bed in her parents’ home in Raleigh, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 09 February 2017 16:13
Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich and other District Attorneys from across Tennessee recently joined prosecutors from 25 other states to discuss legal issues and procedures led by the Prosecutors’ Center for Excellence in Washington.
Thursday, 09 February 2017 16:06
MEMPHIS – Feb. 9, 2017 - A 16-year-old youth was indicted Thursday on first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder charges stemming from a drive-by shooting last Spring near Vance and Danny Thomas, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Wednesday, 08 February 2017 14:47
MEMPHIS – Feb. 8, 2017 - No criminal charges will be filed against an off-duty Memphis police officer who shot and killed a man last year during a child-visitation exchange, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Wednesday.
Wednesday, 08 February 2017 08:27
MEMPHIS – Feb. 8, 2017 - A man with more than 15 prior felony convictions was found guilty Tuesday of choking a security officer into unconsciousness in a shoplifting incident at an East Memphis clothing store, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Monday, 06 February 2017 14:53
MEMPHIS – More than 100 students attended the city’s third “Hear Me Out” youth forum Saturday, with many expressing a desire for more jobs and activities for young people and others sharing concerns about being measured solely by their standardized test scores.
Monday, 06 February 2017 12:42
MEMPHIS – Feb. 6, 2017 - A former Memphis police officer has been convicted of second-degree murder in the 2014 shooting death of her wife during a domestic dispute, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
Tuesday, 31 January 2017 15:48
MEMPHIS – A 34-year-old North Memphis man was indicted Tuesday on charges of sexual exploitation of a minor after he was seen viewing child pornography on his laptop at a fast-food restaurant last year, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.