August 18, 2011- Shelby County District Attorney Amy Weirich announced that Cordell Johnson, age 30, has been indicted for the death of Ariel N. Williams, and the injury of a male earlier this year.
August 11, 2011 - A Shelby County Juvenile Court Judge ordered that Eduardo Marmolejo be held in the custody of Juvenile Detention for the August 10, 2011 fatal stabbing of Suzette York.
August 11, 2011 - Kenneth Lewis was sentenced today to 35 years for the March 7th, 2007 beating death of James Moseley.
August 1, 2011- One of the largest money laundering cases ever investigated by the Shelby County District Attorney’s Office and West Tennessee Violent Crime and Drug Task Force has resulted in a 30 count indictment and the arrests of six individuals on money laundering and drug charges. “Our investigation uncovered…
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Former Memphis Police Officer Indicted

July 28, 2011 - A Shelby County Grand Jury indicted a former police officer on charges of theft, official misconduct and official oppression.
July 25th, 2011- West Tennessee Drug Task Force and local law enforcment officials throughout West Tennessee forge cooperative to overcome lack of federal funding for methamphetamine enforcement and meth lab clean up. In February, 2011 federal funding used to cleanup methamphetamine labs was depleted suddenly and Tennessee law enforcement officers…
July 22, 2011 – Tarence Nelson, of Murfreesboro, was sentenced today just under a month after he was convicted of two counts of first degree murder for the September 25th, 2009 fatal shooting of Tonya M. Johnson, and her unborn child. Nelson, age 28, was sentenced today in Criminal Court…
July 21, 2011-Michael McVay was sentenced today in Criminal Court Division 4 for the sexual abuse and rape of a minor child in his care. The jury in Criminal Court Division 4 convicted McVay On June 27th, 2011. McVay, (age 51), the child’s step-grandfather, was sentenced to 25 years for…
July 15th, 2011 -Yesterday, a Shelby County Jury in Criminal Court Division 3 convicted Kenneth Lewis for the March 7th, 2007 beating death of James Mosley. On March 7th, 2007 Kenneth Lewis, who was 31 years old at the time of the incident, was arrested and originally charged with attempted…
On July 14th, 2011, a Shelby County Jury in Criminal Court Division 6 found Marcus Pope, age 21, guilty of an August 2010 home invasion. On August 12, 2010, at approximately 1:30 pm, Marcus Pope and an accomplice went to 1674 Clancy in South Memphis, and attacked the male resident…
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