MEMPHIS – A Memphis man was convicted Tuesday of second-degree murder in the 2012 shooting death of police officer Martoiya Lang, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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.
MEMPHIS – Out of some 150 gang members identified in gang injunctions since 2013, not one has chosen to pursue the “opt out” clause in the injunctions and leave his gang – until this week.
MEMPHIS – A 23-year-old man pled guilty Monday to the 2012 shooting death of a rival gang member in southeast Memphis, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 20 January 2017 13:42

Man Convicted of Raping 4-year-old Girl

MEMPHIS – A Criminal Court jury has found a southeast Memphis man guilty of raping a 4-year-old girl in 2013, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Friday, 20 January 2017 13:30

Man Sentenced to 53 Years for Raping Child

MEMPHIS – A man convicted last year of raping a 4-year-old relative was sentenced Friday to nearly 53 years in prison with no parole, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich and members of the newly formed Community Prosecution Unit (CPU) spent Martin Luther King Day (Jan. 16) cleaning and clearing brush in Kennedy Park which is in the unit’s pilot district.
MEMPHIS – Jan. 14, 2017 - A nightclub on White Station near Summer was closed as a public nuisance Friday night after police documented months of cocaine trafficking, prostitution, shootings and assaults, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
MEMPHIS – A 20-year-old man was indicted Thursday on first-degree murder charges stemming from the shooting death last April of a rival gang member on the grounds of Frayser Elementary School, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
MEMPHIS – Jan. 13, 2017 - Two Memphis teens have been convicted of robbing a Macon Road store owner who recognized them as regular customers, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.