April 2, 2019 – About two years ago as I was headed to a meeting with a newly formed group called Pastors, Prosecutors and Police, it occurred to me that we had nothing on the agenda.
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Monday, 01 April 2019 12:45

Man Convicted in Fatal Drive-by Shooting

April 1, 2019 – A 20-year-old man has been convicted in a 2016 drive-by shooting in Frayser in which a teenage girl was killed, two people were wounded and several others, including a 7-day-old baby, were endangered, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Monday, 01 April 2019 11:31

Whitehaven Man Guilty in Double Homicide

April 1, 2019 – A Whitehaven man has been convicted in the home-invasion robbery and shooting deaths of a couple in 2016, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Friday, 29 March 2019 13:44

Do the Write Thing Winners Announced

March 29, 2019 – Student finalists in the anti-violence essay contest Do the Write Thing Challenge (DTWT) were honored at a banquet Thursday night at Hope Presbyterian Church where two top essayists were named ambassadors, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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March 29, 2019 – A Whitehaven man has been indicted on charges of first-degree murder in the shooting death last year of his girlfriend, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Thursday, 28 March 2019 13:03

Woman Convicted in Robbery

March 28, 2019 – A 29-year-old woman has been convicted for her role in the robbery of an acquaintance in 2014, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Friday, 22 March 2019 15:10

Man Convicted in Prostitution Sting

March 22, 2019 – A Knoxville man who was one of 42 suspects arrested in a three-day human-trafficking sting two years ago has been convicted of patronizing prostitution near a school, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Friday, 22 March 2019 12:51

Jury Convicts Second Man in Fatal Holdup

March 22, 2019 – A 31-year-old man has been convicted of first-degree murder and other charges involving a 2015 attack on two men outside a residence near Southern and Lamar, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Thursday, 21 March 2019 14:53

Driver Pleads Guilty in Bicyclist’s Death

March 21, 2019 – A motorist with a blood-alcohol content of more than twice the legal limit pled guilty Thursday to aggravated vehicular homicide for killing a bicyclist two years ago in southwest Memphis, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Thursday, 21 March 2019 14:48

Man Indicted in Westwood Murder

March 22, 2019 – A 20-year-old man has been indicted on first-degree felony murder and other charges stemming from the shooting death of another man  last summer on a community center basketball court in southwest Memphis, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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