Thursday, 22 June 2017 21:49
June 22, 2017 – A man convicted earlier this year of beating his 3-year-old son to death in 2015 after the boy spit his food on the couch was sentenced Thursday to 50 years in prison with no possibility for parole, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Monday, 10 April 2017 13:16
April 10, 2017 – A 20-year-old Frayser man has been indicted on first-degree murder charges stemming from the death of his infant son who died in 2015 of a skull fracture and traumatic brain injuries, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
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.
Thursday, 26 January 2017 14:56
MEMPHIS – Jan. 26, 2017 - The mother of four young children found stabbed to death last summer in their southeast Shelby County apartment was indicted Thursday on 28 felony counts, including first-degree murder and aggravated child abuse, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 04 February 2016 15:48
MEMPHIS – A Whitehaven man was indicted Thursday on first-degree murder charges in the beating death of his girlfriend’s 2-year-old son last summer, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 15 January 2016 14:07
MEMPHIS – January 15, 2016 - A Millington man was convicted Friday of criminally negligent homicide and aggravated child neglect in the death in 2012 of his ailing 12-year-old daughter, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Tuesday, 01 December 2015 11:20
MEMPHIS – November 24, 2015 - A 19-year-old mother was indicted Tuesday on first-degree murder charges for the death this summer of her 2-year-old son who had been put under a mattress for discipline, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 16 October 2015 20:42
MEMPHIS – Oct. 16, 2015 - A man who claimed he accidentally stepped on his 17-month-old son was convicted Friday of first-degree murder in a death caused by multiple blunt-force injuries, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 14:54
MEMPHIS – The father of a 4-year-old boy who is now blind was sentenced to 13.5 years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to aggravated child abuse, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 05 February 2015 15:03
MEMPHIS – A Fox Meadows couple has been indicted on charges of aggravated child abuse after authorities last year found their 8-year-old son chained in his bedroom, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Amy Weirich said Thursday.