March 28, 2017 – A man convicted in January of second-degree murder in the 2012 shooting death of Memphis police officer Martoiya Lang was sentenced today to 40 years in prison, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 23 March 2017 13:47

Man Pleads Guilty to Two Rapes From 2001

March 23, 2017 - A Memphis man positively identified by his DNA has pled guilty to two aggravated rapes committed 16 years ago in southwest Memphis, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
March 21, 2017--- A North Shelby County man who allegedly tried to have his daughter take the blame for a fatal accident last September was indicted Tuesday on vehicular homicide and other charges, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
March 20, 2017 -- A home in a southwest Memphis neighborhood plagued by gang violence and drug trafficking was closed Monday as a public nuisance and its occupant was arrested, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
MEMPHIS – March 10, 2017 -- A man and woman have been indicted on charges that they posted provocative photos of a 15-year-old girl online to entice customers to pay to have sex with her, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
MEMPHIS – March 10, 2017 - A 61-year-old Texas man travelling through Shelby County was arrested this week on drug charges after officers found five kilograms of cocaine hidden in his vehicle, said Tim Helldorfer, director of the West Tennessee Judicial Violent Crime & Drug Task Force.
MEMPHIS – Mar. 9, 2017 - A suspected rapist who investigators tracked to a Texas homeless shelter last year pled guilty Thursday to raping an Orange Mound woman in 1999, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
MEMPHIS – A Frayser man has been indicted on first-degree murder charges in the shooting death last summer of an acquaintance who identified the shooter in a dying declaration to police, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
MEMPHIS – A 22-year-old man was indicted Tuesday on first-degree murder charges stemming from a shooting last year in South Memphis and on aggravated robbery charges in the armed holdups of two Family Dollar stores, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
MEMPHIS – Mar. 7, 2017 - A man accused in the fatal shooting death three years ago of a 31-year-old man has pled guilty to voluntary manslaughter, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.