Monday, 16 March 2020 12:30
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.
Tuesday, 10 March 2020 14:17
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
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.
Monday, 09 March 2020 11:28
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
Friday, 14 February 2020 13:41
Feb. 14, 2020 – A 59-year-old motorist who pointed a gun at a pedestrian and her 2-year-old granddaughter as they were crossing the street near Downtown has been convicted of aggravated assault and other charges, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 14 February 2020 09:01
Feb. 14, 2020 – A 19-year-old man was indicted Thursday in the shootings last year of three acquaintances, including one who died, during an attempted robbery in southeast Memphis, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 13 February 2020 09:14
Feb. 13, 2020 – A Bartlett teen who stabbed his girlfriend to death last year and then informed her father by text message and others on social media about what he had done was indicted Wednesday on first-degree murder charges, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Tuesday, 11 February 2020 16:32
Feb. 12, 2020 – A Whitehaven man convicted last month in the robbery and shooting death of another man in 2017 was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison plus 30 years, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.