Friday, 01 June 2012 00:00

Whitehaven Man Indicted on Multiple Aggravated Rape and Aggravated Burglary Charges

Daramis Sharkey Daramis Sharkey
Daramis Sharkey was arrested in September 2011 after the Memephis Police Department's criminal investigation determined that Sharkey was responsible for unlawfully entering a residence in the 5000 block of Schutt Road in Whitehaven. Subsequent investigation into three additional incidents developed Sharkey as responsible for a string of burglaries and rapes within a few blocks of his home on Depanne Road in Whitehaven.
Daramis Sharkey also unlawfully entered a residence in the 4700 block of Childs in September 2011 when he raped a single female resident. Sharkey also unlawfully entered a residence in the 1900 Block of Wilson Road in June of 2011 and raped a female resident. In July of 2011, Sharkey unlawfully entered a residence in the 5000 block of Hornsby and raped a female resident. The investigation is ongoing.
Aggravated rape is a class “A” felony with sentence range of fifteen (15) to sixty (60) years with no possibility of parole. Aggravated burglary is a class “C” felony with a sentence range of three (3) to fifteen (15) years upon conviction.