Friday, 16 October 2015 11:46
MEMPHIS – Oct. 16, 2015 - A Nashville man on trial for a second time in the same DUI case has been convicted again by a Criminal Court jury, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Friday.
Monday, 14 September 2015 12:03
MEMPHIS – September 14, 2015 - A man convicted last month of raping a 12-year-old girl on several occasions in North Memphis has been sentenced to 32 years in prison with no parole, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
Thursday, 04 June 2015 08:57
MEMPHIS – June 4, 2015 - Two men have pleaded guilty to criminal charges stemming from a car crash in January that took the lives of a woman and her friend’s unborn child, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
Thursday, 23 April 2015 16:09
MEMPHIS – Apr. 23, 2015 - A repeat convicted sex offender on parole has been found guilty of raping the 6-year-old daughter of a relative, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Thursday.
Thursday, 08 January 2015 15:15
MEMPHIS – Jan. 8, 2015 - A Whitehaven man was convicted Thursday of robbing a teen of his cell phone at gunpoint in 2011, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 01 July 2011 00:00
July 1st, 2011 - Shelby County Jury in Criminal Court Division 9 returned a verdict of guilty against Darquan Swift.
Thursday, 09 June 2011 00:00
June 9, 2011 - Shelby County Jury in Criminal Court Division 5 found Jeremy Stevenson guilty in the murder of a West Memphis man in Northaven in 2009.
Jeremy Stevenson, age 21, was on trial for the fatal shooting of Kerry Collins, age 49, of West Memphis. On November 19th, 2009, Shelby County Sheriff's deputies responded to the shooting in the 4900 block of Ruthie Cove in Northaven. There they found Collins fatally wounded in a parked car. Collins had been shot several times, and was pronounced dead on the scene. The Sheriff's Department investigation later revealed that Stevenson had robbed and shot Collins and left him to die. Information in the trial indicated that Stevenson, then only 19 years old, planned the robbery after having a female accomplice lure Collins into the area for sex. On November 21, 2009, Stevenson and the female accomplice were located and arrested at 4969 Ruthie Cove.
Stevenson was found guilty of murder in perpetration of especially aggravated robbery, and especially aggravated robbery. He was sentenced to life imprisonment with parole in 51 years for the murder, and is scheduled for sentencing on the especially aggravated robbery charge on August 15, 2011.
Assistant District Attorneys Paul Hagerman and Eric Christensen prosecuted the case.
Friday, 27 May 2011 00:00
May 27th, 2011 - Dexter Cox was found guilty of murdering a Frayser man, and severely injuring his wife, in a 2007 robbery.
Friday, 27 May 2011 00:00
May 27, 2011 –A Memphis man was found guilty of First Degree Murder in a fatal 2009 restaurant shooting.
Terrance, “Tee Tee” Holliday, age 25, was on trial for killing Michael Woods on February 18, 2009. Michael Woods died after Holliday shot him multiple times while inside a restaurant in the 3600 block of South Mendenhall.