Tuesday, 29 November 2016 15:20

Man Gets 17 Years in 2004 Rape Case

A Mississippi man convicted this summer of raping a woman in 2004 in South Memphis has been sentenced to 17 years in prison with no possibility for parole, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.
Memphis - November 22, 2016 - Shelby County DA Amy Weirich and staff started their holiday season at the Memphis Christmas Parade in Whitehaven this past weekend.
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 15:48

Man Indicted in Stabbing Death of Woman

MEMPHIS – November 22, 2016 - A man accused of fatally stabbing a woman this summer and dumping her body over his backyard fence into a neighbor’s yard has been indicted on second-degree murder charges, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.
MEMPHIS – November 21, 2016 - A Brooks Road night spot has agreed to close temporarily while it takes steps to tighten security measures, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
MEMPHIS – November 18, 2016 - A 22-year-old man was convicted Thursday of second-degree murder stemming from the shooting death of an opponent in a basketball game in July of last year, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
MEMPHIS – November 11, 2016 - A Memphis man has been convicted of aggravated rape and aggravated kidnapping in a 2012 incident in which his former girlfriend was shocked with a stun gun, abducted and taken to an apartment and raped, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Monday, 14 November 2016 10:56

Pair Convicted in Robbery of Pedestrian

MEMPHIS – November 10, 2016 - Two men in a car with a shotgun have been convicted of robbing a pedestrian of his watch and a beer two years ago in the Castalia Heights area of South Memphis, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
MEMPHIS – November 10, 2016 - A 21-year-old man has been convicted of attempted second-degree murder and other charges stemming from a shooting last year near Mississippi and Danny Thomas, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 15:57

Teen Indicted in Murder, Robbery Last Year

MEMPHIS – November 9, 2016 - A Memphis teen was indicted Tuesday on felony murder charges in the shooting death and robbery of 50-year-old man last year in southeast Memphis, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
MEMPHIS – November 8, 2016 - A longtime caregiver for 71-year-old man who died last year of complications from multiple blunt force injuries was indicted Tuesday on second-degree murder and other charges, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.