Friday, 24 January 2020 15:18

Man Convicted in Abduction-Rape-Murder Case

Jan. 24, 2020 – A 20-year-old man was convicted Friday on first-degree murder and other felony offenses for the abduction and assault of a couple in 2017 that began near New Willow Road and Cherry Road, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Friday, 24 January 2020 13:10

Hickory Hill Man Convicted in Rape Case

Jan. 24, 2020 – A Hickory Hill-area man has been convicted of aggravated rape involving an early-morning assault on a relative at a home in southeast Memphis, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Thursday, 23 January 2020 15:16

Woman Indicted in Boyfriend’s Death by Auto

Jan. 23, 2020 – A Whitehaven woman was indicted Thursday on second-degree murder charges following an incident last year in which she struck her boyfriend’s car and then struck him, pinning him against her house, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Tuesday, 21 January 2020 13:17

Drive-By Shooter Convicted As Charged

Jan. 21, 2020 – A 55-year-old man has been convicted of attempted first-degree murder involving an acquaintance who was found with four bullet wounds in the middle of an intersection just south of Downtown, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Tuesday, 21 January 2020 10:29

Man Indicted in Raleigh Holdup, Murder

Jan. 21, 2020 – A 33-year-old man has been indicted on first-degree murder and robbery charges related to a holdup of several people in the 4300 block of Raleigh LaGrange Road, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Wednesday, 15 January 2020 15:38

Man Indicted in $1 Million Embezzlement Case

Jan. 15, 2020 – A 35-year-old man has been indicted on felony theft charges for allegedly embezzling more than $1 million in funds from the United Supreme Council (USC), a nonprofit Masonic fraternal organization, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Friday, 10 January 2020 13:19

Zodiac Park Shooter Sentenced to 133 Years

Jan. 10, 2020 – A 21-year-old man who opened fire on a crowd of teens in a Whitehaven park was sentenced Friday to 133 years in prison for killing a 16-year-old girl, wounding four others and sending many others fleeing for their lives, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Friday, 10 January 2020 09:53

Pair Indicted in North Shelby County Murder

Jan. 10, 2020 – Two men have been indicted on first-degree murder and other charges related to the 2018 shooting death of a North Shelby County man and the wounding of a woman during an attempted robbery, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Friday, 10 January 2020 08:13

DA Weirich Announces New Case-Review Unit

Jan. 9, 2020 – Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich on Thursday announced the formation of a new unit that will review all criminal cases involving law enforcement officers whose past conduct has violated department policy and/or criminal law.
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Wednesday, 08 January 2020 10:03

Man Ends Child-Rape Trial With Guilty Plea

Jan. 8, 2020 – A 52-year-old man on trial for raping an 11-year-old girl changed his plea to guilty Tuesday after his wife testified against him and the victim was about to take the stand, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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