Tuesday, 31 January 2017 15:18
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.
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.
Wednesday, 25 January 2017 16:51
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.
Tuesday, 24 January 2017 08:50
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.
Wednesday, 18 January 2017 08:59
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.
Friday, 13 January 2017 21:08
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.
Friday, 13 January 2017 11:38
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.
Friday, 13 January 2017 09:50
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.
Friday, 13 January 2017 09:41
MEMPHIS – Jan. 12, 2017 - A southeast Memphis man has been indicted on 18 criminal counts ranging from aggravated arson to attempted first-degree murder for allegedly firebombing the home of a man he believed was seeing his wife, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
Wednesday, 11 January 2017 16:47
MEMPHIS – A 21-year-old man charged with running down a Memphis police officer after wounding three civilians last summer Downtown has been indicted on first-degree murder and numerous other criminal charges, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Wednesday.
Tuesday, 10 January 2017 14:16
MEMPHIS – A Hickory Hill man has been sentenced to eight years in prison after pleading guilty to two counts of sex trafficking two minor teenage girls he brought to Memphis from Lexington, Tenn., Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.
Monday, 09 January 2017 11:10
MEMPHIS – A Criminal Court jury has convicted a 26-year-old man of raping a woman at a nightclub where he found her passed out and lying on a couch in a VIP area of the club, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.