Wednesday, 05 March 2014 11:42
MEMPHIS - FEB. 28, 2014 - A man who told the family he was living with that he was a church deacon studying to be a pastor was convicted of raping an 8-year-old in the home near Orange Mound, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said.
Monday, 24 February 2014 08:54
MEMPHIS - Feb. 21, 2014 - A 43-year-old man was convicted of shooting another man who tried to break up an argument, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 31 January 2014 14:19
MEMPHIS, TN, Jan. 31,2014 - A jury convicted 28-year-old Scott Lee of first-degree murder in the perpetration of a robbery in a 2010 late-night shooting near Poplar and Hollywood, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Monday, 02 December 2013 10:44
MEMPHIS, TN - November 26, 2013 – A Criminal Court jury convicted two gang members of first-degree murder in the 2011 shooting death of a barber in Frayser, said Shelby County District Attorney Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 26 September 2013 12:51
MEMPHIS, TN - September 19, 2013 - Glenn Sewell, a career criminal who led authorities on a wild chase in a stolen truck last year near Lakeland, has been convicted of five (5) additional offenses, Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich said.
Friday, 09 August 2013 16:30
MEMPHIS, TN - On August 8, 2013, Howard McClaine (age 21) and Joshua Rankin (age 18) were convicted of aggravated robbery.
Friday, 31 August 2012 12:41
MEMPHIS, TN – August 31, 2012 - A jury in Criminal Court Division X convicted Henry Earl Bates, age 48, of aggravated robbery, burglary of a building and vandalism over $1,000.00.
Wednesday, 29 February 2012 00:00
February 29, 2012 –Dewey Crowder, age 28, pled guilty to the 2011 aggravated rape and robbery of a woman in North Memphis.
Tuesday, 13 December 2011 10:46
On Tuesday, December 13th, 2011, Bennie Osby, age 44, was sentenced to two life terms in addition to sentences totaling 105 years for an October 2010 robbery, kidnapping and shooting in southwest Memphis.
On November 3rd, 2011, Osby was found guilty of two counts of especially aggravated kidnapping, two counts of aggravated robbery, one count of attempted second degree murder and one count of employment of a firearm while committing a dangerous felony.
The incident occurred in the 4400 block of Cimmarron in the Westwood subdivision of Memphis on Thursday, October 21, 2010. During the robbery of the two victims, Osby suffered a gunshot wound at the hand of his unnamed accomplice. He was arrested by Memphis Police Department officers as he sought treatment for his wounds.
Monday, 31 October 2011 11:51
On Saturday, October 29th, a jury found Maurico Grandberry and Calvin Person both guilty of first degree murder of Free Baptist Strickland, age 34.
On April 25th, 2009, at approximately 11:30 pm, Memphis Police located Strickland’s body behind a vacant house at 2351 Shasta Street in North Memphis. The Memphis police Department Homicide Bureau conducted the investigation into the crime. Strickland had been robbed and had suffered a fatal gunshot wound. The investigation identified Person and Grandberry as the suspects. Both men were arrested on May 1, 2009.