Monday, 16 March 2020 12:30

201 Poplar Coronavirus Update

March 16, 2020 – In light of the health and safety concerns surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the criminal justice system at 201 Poplar will be functioning much differently over the next few weeks, Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich said Monday.
March 10, 2020 – No criminal charges are warranted in the 2018 shooting death of an armed Bartlett man who held police at bay for nearly five hours following a domestic violence call, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Tuesday, 10 March 2020 11:30

Teen Charged in North Memphis Murder

March 10, 2020 – A North Memphis teen has been indicted on second-degree murder and other charges related to the shooting and auto theft last year of a 55-year-old man at a store on Jackson Avenue, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
March 12, 2020 – Tim Helldorfer, that guy everyone in the office calls “Chief,” knew he wanted to go into law enforcement when he was 12 years old because of a mysterious uncle who always seemed to be present in the world’s hot spots.
Tuesday, 03 March 2020 15:58

Parolee Convicted of Kidnapping, Rape

March 3, 2020 – A Memphis man on parole for a 1994 murder has been convicted of abducting a woman in Orange Mound and raping her in his southeast Memphis apartment in 2015, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 27 February 2020 09:03

Convicted Armed Robber Gets 30 Years

Feb. 27, 2020 – A 58-year-old man with a lengthy criminal history was sentenced this week to 30 years in prison for the 2018 armed robbery of a Dollar Tree store near the Northgate Shopping Center in Frayser, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Tuesday, 25 February 2020 13:33

Man Admits Killing 2, Gets 44 Years No Parole

Feb. 25, 2020 – A 21-year-old man pled guilty Tuesday in the shooting deaths of two teens during a brief argument two years ago behind a Berclair-area business, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 20 February 2020 09:40

Robbery Suspect Changes Plea as Jury is Chosen

Feb. 20, 2020 – A 24-year-old man charged with robbing a video game store several years ago pled guilty as charged Wednesday just as a jury had been chosen for his trial, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 20 February 2020 09:30

Dice Game Killing Draws Guilty Plea

Feb. 20, 2020 – A 20-year-old man pled guilty Wednesday in the shooting death of an acquaintance during an argument in a dice game in the Riverside Park area south of Downtown, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Tuesday, 18 February 2020 11:38

Man Indicted in Third Murder Case

Feb. 18, 2020 – A 36-year-old man indicted in the murders of his boss and a coworker in December of 2018 has been indicted in the unrelated shooting death of a pedestrian three weeks earlier, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
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