Thursday, 30 January 2014 08:52
MEMPHIS, TN, Jan. 29, 2014 - A man whose DNA profile helped identify him last month as the man who raped a high school student in 2002 was sentenced Wednesday to the maximum of 25 years in prison, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Monday, 09 December 2013 09:26
MEMPHIS, TN – December 6, 2013 - A man whose DNA profile identified him as a suspect eight years after a high school student was sexually assaulted has been convicted of aggravated rape, Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich said.
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 15:38
MEMPHIS, TN --- A Memphis man convicted in August of raping a 64-year-old woman two years ago was sentenced Tuesday to 23 years in prison with no parole.
Friday, 04 October 2013 16:08
MEMPHIS, TN – A 35-year-old man has been convicted of raping a wheelchair-bound woman who is paralyzed from the waist down.
The woman, 30, told a Criminal Court jury this week that Terrence Wooden, an acquaintance, forced her face down on the bed in her apartment and raped her.
The incident occurred on Jan. 23, 2011, at her apartment near Third and Winchester in southwest Memphis.
Wooden remains in the Shelby County Jail and faces up to 12 years in prison with no parole when he is sentenced Nov.1 by Judge Lee Coffee.
The case was prosecuted by assistant district attorneys Eric Christensen and Lessie Rainey.
Friday, 05 April 2013 12:00
MEMPHIS, TN – April 4, 2013 – A judge sentenced Jermaine Davis (age 38) to seventy-five (75) years on nine (9) conviction counts of aggravated rape of two (2) women (age 20 and age 19).
Thursday, 28 February 2013 13:54
MEMPHIS, TN – On Wednesday February 27th, 2013, a Shelby County jury convicted Terrance McCracken of rape.
Friday, 25 January 2013 18:20
MEMPHIS, TN – January 25, 2013 - A Shelby County jury convicted Clifton Curry Swift (age 48) of rape of a child under the age of thirteen (13).
Sunday, 04 November 2012 11:30
MEMPHIS, TN – On Wednesday, October 31st, 2012, a Shelby County jury convicted Tawana Rochelle Jones, age 35, of rape and willful abuse, neglect or exploitation of a vulnerable adult male in her care.
Saturday, 01 September 2012 12:29
MEMPHIS, TN – August 31st, 2012 Dwayne Wright age 33, was convicted of aggravated rape of a woman inside a downtown Memphis night club.
Thursday, 09 August 2012 14:08
MEMPHIS, TN August 9, 2012 - Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich announced that Anthony Alliano, age 42, has been indicted on four (4) counts of aggravated rape, two (2) counts of aggravated robbery and two (2) counts of aggravated burglary.