Items filtered by date: Wednesday, 18 April 2012
Thursday, 19 April 2012 00:00

"The Smoke Shop" Permanently Closed

Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich announced that “The Smoke Shop” is closed permanently for the illegal storage and sale of “bath salts.” The closure comes as the result of a nuisance petition filed on March 7th, 2012 by the D.A.’s office. The store was temporarily closed pending a hearing in Division 14 (fourteen), Shelby County Environmental Court.
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A Shelby County jury on Thursday, April 19, 2012, convicted a South Memphis man for the shooting death of a Midtown man in June 2010.
The jury found Charles Pennington, age 20, guilty of murder in the perpetration of a felony and attempted especially aggravated robbery for the fatal shooting of Ross C. Peden, age 55.
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