December 8th, 2011 - A Shelby County Jury in Criminal Court Division 1 convicted Pamela Taylor, age 39, of second degree murder for the fatal shooting of her husband, Michael Taylor, age 39. Ms. Taylor was facing first degree murder charges in Shelby County for the shooting, which occurred on…
December 2, 2011 - Gary Lilley, age 42, pleaded guilty to first degree murder in the January 2nd, 2011 beating death of Leigh E. DaPonte, age 48. He agreed to a sentence of life imprisonment. Lilley entered the guilty plea in Division 8 of Criminal Court on December 2nd, 2011.…
"Final Investment" is based on the Memphis Police Homicide investigation and arrest of Marlo Davis for the April 2006 fatal shooting of Quincy Jones, which originally aired on the cable network's "1st 48 Hours" series.
On November 4, 2011 Joseph Williams, former managing partner and part-owner of People’s Choice Auto Sales, LLC, located at 2466 Covington Pike in Memphis, Tennessee, was arrested by the Shelby County Sheriff’s Department. Bond was set at $50,000.00.
On Friday, October 28th, 2011, Jorge Ricardo Rojas Morin pled guilty to the September 2010 robbery of a business and rape of the manager.
Monday, 31 October 2011 11:51

Duo Found Guilty of 2009 Robbery & Murder

On Saturday, October 29th, a jury found Maurico Grandberry and Calvin Person both guilty of first degree murder of Free Baptist Strickland, age 34. On April 25th, 2009, at approximately 11:30 pm, Memphis Police located Strickland’s body behind a vacant house at 2351 Shasta Street in North Memphis. The Memphis…
October 28, 2011- Margo Freshwater pled guilty today in a Shelby County Criminal Court to murder in the first degree for the 1966 fatal shooting of Hilman Robbins Ms. Freshwater was originally tried for Mr. Robbins’ murder in 1969. She was convicted of murder in the first degree and sentenced…
October 27, 2011- A Shelby County jury in Criminal Court Division Four convicted Lawrence Key, age 35, on two counts of aggravated robbery. It was Key's third strike, and he is to serve life in prison without possibility of parole. Key was arrested on May 31st, 2010 and charged after…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 12:15

Court Declares “Showgirls ” Public Nuisance

October 26th, 2011- At the request of District Attorney General Amy Weirich, “Showgirls”, 3880 Lamar Avenue, has been declared a public nuisance by Judge Larry Potter in Shelby County Environmental Court. Judge Potter’s order stated he was pleased with the progress that the owners, (Culbreath Land Company), have made in…
October 12, 2011 - Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich and Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Director Mark Gwyn announced that a state grand jury has charged Millington Mayor Richard Hodges with two counts of bribery. Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI), detectives from the Shelby County District…
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