Friday, 12 August 2016 11:26

Second Man Convicted in Nurse's Murder

MEMPHIS – A second defendant in the Downtown shooting death of nurse David Santucci has been convicted of first-degree murder, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Thursday, 11 August 2016 15:53

Father Indicted in Baby's Drowning Death

MEMPHIS – The father of a 10-month-old boy who drowned in a bathtub in April was indicted Thursday on first-degree murder charges, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 11 August 2016 09:24

Two Jailers Indicted on Contraband Charges

MEMPHIS – Two female deputy jailers has been indicted in separate incidents involving trying to bring unauthorized items into the jail, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
MEMPHIS – A former Memphis police officer has been indicted on charges of stalking a former girlfriend and illegally installing a tracking device on her car, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
MEMPHIS – A Millington mother whose 12-year-old bed-ridden daughter died at home from gangrene and infected bedsores has pled guilty to second-degree murder, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Wednesday.
MEMPHIS – A staff member of Youth Villages pled guilty Monday to statutory rape stemming from a sexual relationship with a teen resident over a several-month period in 2014, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
MEMPHIS – A South Memphis man was convicted Friday of first-degree murder in the shooting death of an acquaintance two years ago, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
MEMPHIS – Megan Pietrowski, director of the DA’s Mentoring Based Truancy Reduction Program, has been chosen as a board member of the Memphis Youth Guidance Commission, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
Monday, 01 August 2016 08:36

After 40 Years, This Prosecutor Rests

MEMPHIS – When Tom Henderson joined the office of the Shelby County District Attorney on July 15, 1976, Gerald Ford was president, gas was 59 cents a gallon and the hottest new thing in electronics was the Betamax.
MEMPHIS – A Raleigh man was convicted Friday of first-degree murder in a 2014 shooting stemming from a feud between two acquaintances, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.