July 23, 2018 – A 50-year-old woman has been convicted of stealing more than $162,000 in government funds intended to provide summer meals for children in economically disadvantaged areas, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
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July 20, 2018 – A man who initially told police that his 29-year-old girlfriend’s fatal gunshot wound to the face was self-inflicted was convicted Friday of killing her, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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July 20, 2018 – A 25-year-old St. Louis man who crashed into the back of an SUV in January, killing one person and injuring eight others, was indicted Thursday on vehicular homicide, drunken driving and numerous other criminal charges, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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July 17, 2018 – A gunman who killed one man and critically wounded another was found guilty Monday by a judge who rejected his claim that a mental illness prevented him from appreciating the wrongfulness of his actions, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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July 16, 2018 – A Shelby County deputy jailer has been indicted on rape charges stemming from an alleged incident involving his second job as a masseuse at a Cordova health spa, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
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July 16, 2018 – A 23-year-old man has been convicted of two counts of first-degree murder and 14 other felonies related to a failed holdup attempt involving more than a dozen Hispanic victims at a residence in northeast Memphis, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
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Saturday, 14 July 2018 13:15

Pair Convicted in Abduction, Torture Case

July 14, 2018 – Two men were convicted Friday of abducting and torturing an acquaintance for some 10 hours with an iron, a stick, a power drill and other items because they believed he had stolen their drugs, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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Friday, 13 July 2018 12:46

Woman Indicted in South Memphis Murder

July 13, 2018 – A 24-year-old woman was indicted Thursday on first-degree murder charges related to the shooting death last year of a male acquaintance in his South Memphis home, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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July 12, 2018 – The Shelby County District Attorney’s Office and the West Tennessee Drug Task Force it oversees received high marks for their financial operations as shown in the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury’s recently released annual Review of Funds report.
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July 2, 2018 – Two men have been indicted in a murder and attempted robbery case in which the victim’s body was discovered inside a van more than a month later at the city impound lot, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
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