Aug. 8, 2019 – A codefendant in the murder case involving former Memphis basketball player Lorenzen Wright was sentenced Thursday to 16 years in prison for a separate case of being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Monday, 05 August 2019 10:14

Three Indicted in Parkway Village Killing

Aug. 5, 2019 – Three men have been indicted on fist-degree murder and other charges in the shooting death of a 42-year-old Parkway Village man and the attempted robbery of his son in January, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Monday, 05 August 2019 08:47

Man Indicted in Domestic-Related Homicide

Aug. 5, 2019 – A Frayser man has been indicted on charges of first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and other charges related to a domestic shooting in May, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Monday, 05 August 2019 08:38

Man Gets 22 Years in Murder of Nephew

Aug. 5, 2019 – A southeast Memphis man has been sentenced to 22 years in prison for the shooting death of his nephew two years ago at the victim’s residence in southeast Memphis, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 02 August 2019 15:24

Woman Gets 18 Years in Murder Case

Aug. 2, 2019 – A Memphis woman has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for her role in the murder last year of a 29-year-old man in Raleigh, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Friday, 02 August 2019 08:47

Teens Indicted in Parkway Village Murder

Aug. 2, 2019 – Two teens have been indicted on first-degree murder charges in the shooting death last summer during a holdup attempt at a Parkway Village apartment complex, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Aug. 1, 2019 – A Germantown woman has been indicted on reckless aggravated assault resulting in death stemming from a hit-and-run crash last year in which a pedestrian was struck and killed near Overton Square, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Thursday, 01 August 2019 12:26

Career Criminal Pleads Guilty to 1997 Murder

Aug. 1, 2019 – A convicted armed career criminal already serving a life sentence for federal crimes pled guilty Thursday to killing an armored car courier in a 1997 robbery, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Wednesday, 31 July 2019 14:03

CID’s Jones Heading Home to Georgia

July 31, 2019 – Criminal investigator Brian Jones is not taking the midnight train, but he is going back to Georgia.
Wednesday, 31 July 2019 13:47

For Johnny Mac, It’s Been a Grand Career

July 31, 2019 – Johnny McFarland never actually planned on a career in the Shelby County District Attorney’s Office, but for all 31 years he knew it was the right choice.
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