Tuesday, 26 May 2020 12:02

Man Indicted in Sex Trafficking Case

May 26, 2020 – A 29-year-old man has been indicted on multiple counts of forcing a 14-year-old girl to perform sex for money with customers solicited through online ads, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Saturday, 23 May 2020 09:16

Two Indicted in Robbery Try, Murder

May 23, 2020 – Two men have been indicted on first-degree murder charges in the shooting death last year of one man and the wounding of another man who was left paralyzed, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
May 21, 2020 – A Memphis man has been indicted in the shooting death of one man and the wounding of his twin brother following an early-morning argument last November in Frayser, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
May 21, 2020 – Two teenagers accused of setting up a former White Station High School football player to be robbed last summer have been indicted on first-degree murder charges, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Amy Weirich.
Tuesday, 19 May 2020 18:27

Overdose Spike Draws Official Response

May 19, 2020 – An unprecedented spike in drug overdoses, both fatal and non- fatal, in the past three months has led to more deaths in Shelby County than those caused by the Covid-19 virus, Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.
May 13, 2020 – While criminal cases involving out-of-custody defendants will not be heard before June 1, Shelby County grand juries could begin meeting again as early as next week, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
May 7, 2020 – Mike Boyle, who recently retired after nearly 38 years in the District Attorney’s Office, started his career as a City Court prosecutor handling DUI cases in the old Memphis Police Building.
May 1, 2020 – Prosecutors whose workloads have been slowed by COVID-19 state guidelines will begin reviewing cold-case homicide files in hopes of identifying and bringing some killers to justice, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
April 28, 2020 – Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee is offering a total of $20,000 in rewards for information in two drive-by shootings in January that claimed the lives of three Shelby County children, Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Tuesday.
March 25, 2020 – A former Collierville High School teacher sentenced to 21 years in prison five years ago for beating his wife nearly to death in their Germantown home has been denied parole for a second time, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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