Tuesday, 17 July 2018 10:39
July 17, 2018 – A gunman who killed one man and critically wounded another was found guilty Monday by a judge who rejected his claim that a mental illness prevented him from appreciating the wrongfulness of his actions, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Monday, 16 July 2018 13:42
July 16, 2018 – A Shelby County deputy jailer has been indicted on rape charges stemming from an alleged incident involving his second job as a masseuse at a Cordova health spa, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
Monday, 16 July 2018 12:50
July 16, 2018 – A 23-year-old man has been convicted of two counts of first-degree murder and 14 other felonies related to a failed holdup attempt involving more than a dozen Hispanic victims at a residence in northeast Memphis, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
Saturday, 14 July 2018 13:15
July 14, 2018 – Two men were convicted Friday of abducting and torturing an acquaintance for some 10 hours with an iron, a stick, a power drill and other items because they believed he had stolen their drugs, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 13 July 2018 12:46
July 13, 2018 – A 24-year-old woman was indicted Thursday on first-degree murder charges related to the shooting death last year of a male acquaintance in his South Memphis home, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 12 July 2018 09:30
July 12, 2018 – The Shelby County District Attorney’s Office and the West Tennessee Drug Task Force it oversees received high marks for their financial operations as shown in the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury’s recently released annual Review of Funds report.
Monday, 02 July 2018 09:28
July 2, 2018 – Two men have been indicted in a murder and attempted robbery case in which the victim’s body was discovered inside a van more than a month later at the city impound lot, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
Friday, 29 June 2018 16:33
June 29, 2018 – A South Memphis man convicted in April of raping a young girl for more than a year beginning in 2014 was sentenced Friday to 35 years in prison without the possibility for parole, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 29 June 2018 12:17
June 29, 2018 – The former office manager for a Christian adoption and family services agency has been indicted for allegedly embezzling more than $130,000 from the business over a five-year period, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Thursday, 28 June 2018 16:09
June 28, 2018 – A 54-year-old man was convicted Thursday of rape of a child and two counts of aggravated sexual battery involving two young girls in 2015, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 28 June 2018 15:47
June 28, 2018 – A southeast Memphis strip club has been closed temporarily as a public nuisance because of ongoing criminal activity including shootings, drug use, fights, gang activity and illegal liquor sales, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
Monday, 25 June 2018 12:23
June 25, 2018 – A 22-year-old man has been indicted on first-degree murder and numerous other felony offenses stemming from an attempted robbery last year in South Memphis, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
Monday, 25 June 2018 09:31
June 25, 2018 – A West Memphis man has been indicted on reckless vehicular homicide charges stemming from a two-vehicle crash in Raleigh that killed a 22-year-old Memphis woman, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Amy Weirich said Monday
Friday, 22 June 2018 15:24
June 22, 2018 – A Memphis police officer has been indicted on charges of official misconduct and tampering with evidence after she allegedly concealed $630 in cash given to her by her son who had been stopped by Bartlett police with a gun and marijuana in his backpack, Shelby County…