Thursday, 17 September 2015 12:30
MEMPHIS – Sept. 17, 2015 - A volunteer for a program designed to help children in need of role models was convicted Thursday of raping the seven-year-old boy he was to mentor, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 21 August 2015 17:14
MEMPHIS – August 21, 2015 - Michael Dean pleaded guilty Friday to a series of robbery-homicides and was sentenced to four consecutive life terms without parole, said Shelby County D.A. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 10 July 2015 15:39
MEMPHIS – July 10, 2015 - A teenager pleaded guilty Friday in Criminal Court to second-degree murder in the 2013 beating of an elderly man who died five months later, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 26 June 2015 10:06
MEMPHIS – June 26, 2015 - A convicted drunken driver who killed four people and critically injured two others in a Christmas Eve crash in 2011 has been sentenced to nearly 33 years in prison, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Thursday, 11 June 2015 06:51
MEMPHIS – June 10, 2015 - A 25-year-old woman on trial for luring a retired police officer into a fatal robbery trap pleaded guilty to two counts of second-degree murder Wednesday and was sentenced to 32 years in prison with no parole, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Amy Weirich.
Tuesday, 09 June 2015 09:22
NASHVILLE, Tenn.— June 9, 2015 - The Tennessee District Attorneys General Conference’s Justice and Professionalism Committee has announced the release of its first installment in a series of training resources to be provided to all Tennessee prosecutors.
Monday, 08 June 2015 12:37
MEMPHIS – June 8, 2015 - A previously convicted sex offender who was found guilty in April of raping a child has been sentenced to 40 years in prison with no parole, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Amy Weirich said Monday.
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 16:09
MEMPHIS – May 26, 2015 - A Whitehaven man has been convicted of rape after his cousin’s girlfriend said she had passed out on the floor and later awakened with the defendant, Prentis Lee, on top of her, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.
Tuesday, 05 May 2015 08:34
MEMPHIS – May 5, 2015 - A 72-year-old man has begun serving a 10-year prison sentence for moving into a Cordova mansion and ordering more than $200,000 in improvements that were never paid for, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.
Thursday, 30 April 2015 16:22
MEMPHIS – Apr. 30, 2015 - A 31-year-old man was convicted Thursday of raping his cousin’s former girlfriend in 2011 at her residence in the Fox Meadows area, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.