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Memphis Commercial Appeal
LIVE: Mayor A C Wharton addresses Robert Lipscomb allegationsMemphis Mayor A C Wharton is scheduled to address reporters at 9:30 a.m. concer
LIVE: Mayor A C Wharton addresses Robert Lipscomb allegations
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 32 minutes ago
Memphis Mayor A C Wharton is scheduled to address reporters at 9:30 a.m. concerning Sunday night's news that Housing and Community Development Director Robert Lipscomb has been relieved of duty following allegations of a sexual incident with a minor... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Lipscomb accuser claims he was paid to keep quietThe man accusing Memphis Housing and Community Development Director Robert Lips
Lipscomb accuser claims he was paid to keep quiet
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 36 minutes ago
The man accusing Memphis Housing and Community Development Director Robert Lipscomb of sexual misconduct tells FOX13 he was paid more than $2,000 to keep quiet. The 26-year-old man provided FOX13 with a document purportedly showing 12 Western Union... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Youth residential center asks for much, but has yet to deliverIn the New Testament, it is written that while on the road to Damascus, Paul, t
Youth residential center asks for much, but has yet to deliver
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 hours ago
In the New Testament, it is written that while on the road to Damascus, Paul, then known as Saul, was struck temporarily blind and was converted from a zealot who persecuted Christians into a follower of Jesus Christ. It’s likely that conversions... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Lipscomb Suspended Over Seattle Sexual AllegationsIn a written statement Sunday evening, Wharton called the allegations “extremel
Lipscomb Suspended Over Seattle Sexual Allegations
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
In a written statement Sunday evening, Wharton called the allegations “extremely disturbing.” He also said he and Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong talked by phone Friday with Lipscomb’s accuser in the Seattle case. From there, Armstrong as... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Housing director Robert Lipscomb relieved of duty over sexual allegationsMEMPHIS, Tenn. — City of Memphis Housing and Community Development Director Rob
Housing director Robert Lipscomb relieved of duty over sexual allegations
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 11 hours ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — City of Memphis Housing and Community Development Director Robert Lipscomb has been relieved of duty pending an investigation into potential criminal sexual misconduct, according to the Mayor’s Office. Mayor A C Wharton and Memphis... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
BREAKING: Infant killed in car crash on I-240 Westbound near Walnut GroveThe Memphis Police department is investigating a crash that killed an infant an
BREAKING: Infant killed in car crash on I-240 Westbound near Walnut Grove
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 11 hours ago
The Memphis Police department is investigating a crash that killed an infant and sent 5 others to the hospital. The crash happened at 8:30 Sunday night on I-240 Westbound north of Walnut Grove. A preliminary investigation revealed a vehicle had... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
BREAKING NEWS: Key member of Wharton administration under MPD investigationA 26-year-old man tells FOX13 he had a sexual relationship with Memphis Housing
BREAKING NEWS: Key member of Wharton administration under MPD investigation
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 11 hours ago
A 26-year-old man tells FOX13 he had a sexual relationship with Memphis Housing and Community Development Director Robert Libscomb when he was 16-years-old. Lipscomb has been relieved of duty pending the outcome of the investigation, according to a... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
North Memphis shooting sends 1 to hospitalMemphis Police are investigating a shooting that sent 1 man to the hospital in
North Memphis shooting sends 1 to hospital
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 14 hours ago
Memphis Police are investigating a shooting that sent 1 man to the hospital in critical condition. It happened just before 5 pm in the 700 Block of Ayers. Police say a man was lying in the street suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Man charged for fight with off-duty officerArthur W. Jones, 55, of Dunn Road, was charged with assault. He had gotten int
Man charged for fight with off-duty officer
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 18 hours ago
Arthur W. Jones, 55, of Dunn Road, was charged with assault. He had gotten into a fight Saturday with Deborah Birdsong, a Memphis Police sergeant, outside Wizards on 1999 Madison Avenue. Birdsong said she was in her car trying to leave 1995 Madison... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Two critical after shooting in Park Forest, Green GroveTwo people are in critical condition after a shooting in the area of Park Fores
Two critical after shooting in Park Forest, Green Grove
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 23 hours ago
Two people are in critical condition after a shooting in the area of Park Forest and Green Grove on Saturday night. Investigators with Memphis Police told FOX13 that they responded to a shots-fired call in that area and found two males who had been... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
1 dead, 1 wounded in shooting at The Club in Orange MoundMemphis police were investigating a shooting that left one person dead and anot
1 dead, 1 wounded in shooting at The Club in Orange Mound
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Memphis police were investigating a shooting that left one person dead and another wounded early Sunday morning at a nightclub in Orange Mound. The shooting took place around 2:30 a.m. at The Club at 2790 Park. One victim was pronounced dead at the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
1 person killed, 4 wounded in shooting in Southwest MemphisMemphis police were investigating an shooting before dawn Sunday in Southwest M
1 person killed, 4 wounded in shooting in Southwest Memphis
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Memphis police were investigating an shooting before dawn Sunday in Southwest Memphis that left one person killed and four in the hospital. The shooting took place after 5 a.m. in the 3300 block of Sobota Circle near Mitchell and Horn Lake. One of... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Five shot, one dead after shooting in South MemphisUPDATE 8:38 a.m. Sunday: A total of five people were shot in an earlier mornin
Five shot, one dead after shooting in South Memphis
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted yesterday
UPDATE 8:38 a.m. Sunday: A total of five people were shot in an earlier morning shooting in the 3300 block of Sobota Circle on Sunday, Memphis police told FOX13. The shooting happened at approximately 5:15 a.m. One person was found dead at the... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Suspect sought in deadly shooting at Orange Mound clubOne person is dead after a shooting overnight at a bar in Orange Mound, Memphis
Suspect sought in deadly shooting at Orange Mound club
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted yesterday
One person is dead after a shooting overnight at a bar in Orange Mound, Memphis police told FOX13, and investigators are looking for the suspect. We're told two people were shot at The Club located at 2790 Park Avenue at approximately 2:34 a.m.... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Two critical after shooting, stabbing in BinghamtonTwo people are in critical condition after a violent incident in Binghamton on
Two critical after shooting, stabbing in Binghamton
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted yesterday
Two people are in critical condition after a violent incident in Binghamton on Saturday, Memphis police said. We're told one male was shot, another was stabbed in the 2600 block of Northumberland. One victim was taken to Methodist North and another... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
BREAKING: At least one dead in shooting at South Memphis apartment complexOne person is dead, others injured, after a shooting that happened in the 3300
BREAKING: At least one dead in shooting at South Memphis apartment complex
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted yesterday
One person is dead, others injured, after a shooting that happened in the 3300 block of Sobota Circle in South Memphis, police told FOX13. This happened in the Richmond Place apartment complex. Officers are on the scene trying to figure out what... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Off-duty MPD officer involved in fight over blocked drivewayMEMPHIS, Tenn — Flashing lights, police cars and several investigators took ove
Off-duty MPD officer involved in fight over blocked driveway
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
MEMPHIS, Tenn — Flashing lights, police cars and several investigators took over Madison Avenue near Tucker Street just before 2 p.m. Saturday. Memphis Police said an off-duty officer got into a physical altercation over a blocked driveway. “It’s... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
1 killed, 1 critically injured in Whitehaven shootingOne man was found shot dead on a sidewalk and another man was airlifted in crit
1 killed, 1 critically injured in Whitehaven shooting
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
One man was found shot dead on a sidewalk and another man was airlifted in critical condition after a shooting Memphis police said appeared to happen during a dice game. At 12:02 a.m. Saturday, officers responded to the 3400 block of West Winchester... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
City Watch issued for missing Ketavious EvansMemphis police have issued a City Watch for a missing, endangered teenager Satu
City Watch issued for missing Ketavious Evans
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
Memphis police have issued a City Watch for a missing, endangered teenager Saturday morning. Officers told FOX13 that Ketavious Evans went missing from the 3900 block of Birch Fork in Memphis on August 22nd at 1 p.m. Evans is said to be diagnosed... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Homicide victim's truck found in MemphisThe abandoned truck of a Memphis homicide victim has been found, the Tipton Cou
Homicide victim's truck found in Memphis
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
The abandoned truck of a Memphis homicide victim has been found, the Tipton County Sheriff’s Office said Friday. The 2013 white Ford F150 XLT pickup was found in the 50 block of Belvedere in Memphis. Edward Miller, 60, was found Aug. 11 on Pinner... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
MPD looks to ID forgery, theft suspectMemphis police are searching for a suspect accused of forgery and theft at a Ta
MPD looks to ID forgery, theft suspect
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
Memphis police are searching for a suspect accused of forgery and theft at a Target store. Investigators say this woman used a stolen credit card to make more than $1,000 in purchases. The victim’s wallet was stolen while she was shopping at another... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Man caught with weapons at St. Jude charged by federal governmentMEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Ohio man who made it inside St. Jude Children’s Research H
Man caught with weapons at St. Jude charged by federal government
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Ohio man who made it inside St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital back in March with weapons and threatened to kill a woman has been indicted by the federal government. In March 2015, Aaron Cauley got into a heated argument with... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Man indicted for possessing gun at St. JudeA 29-year-old Ohio man has been indicted for possession of a firearm and ammuni
Man indicted for possessing gun at St. Jude
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
A 29-year-old Ohio man has been indicted for possession of a firearm and ammunition at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the office of Edward L. Stanton III, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee, announced Friday. Security... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Stolen vehicle belonging to homicide victim locatedTIPTON COUNTY, Tenn. — The vehicle that was wanted in connection to the death o
Stolen vehicle belonging to homicide victim located
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
TIPTON COUNTY, Tenn. — The vehicle that was wanted in connection to the death of Edward Miller of Memphis has been recovered announced the Tipton County Sheriff’s Office. Miller was found dead on a gravel road in Drummonds on August 11 and was soon... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
DigestOrigin-and-Destination Traffic Up 9.6 Pct. at Airport Origin-and-destination a
Digest
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Origin-and-Destination Traffic Up 9.6 Pct. at Airport Origin-and-destination air traffic at Memphis International Airport increased by 9.6 percent in July compared to a year ago. The 173,000 total enplanements in July represented an increase in... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Teen pleads guilty in contractor's murderMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Friday morning a 17-year-old pleaded guilty to the murder of c
Teen pleads guilty in contractor's murder
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Friday morning a 17-year-old pleaded guilty to the murder of contractor John “J.P.” Shelley two years ago. According to the District Attorney’s Officer, Derek Cunningham, Jr. was sentenced to 30 years in prison without the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Teen pleads guilty in contractor's murderOne of three teens charged in the murder of a contractor two years ago pleaded
Teen pleads guilty in contractor's murder
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
One of three teens charged in the murder of a contractor two years ago pleaded guilty Friday and was sentenced to 30 years in prison with no parole, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich. Derek Cunningham Jr., 17, entered a plea to... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Kentucky couple robbed of $20K after answering Craigslist adMemphis police are searching for a man and woman accused of robbing a couple of
Kentucky couple robbed of $20K after answering Craigslist ad
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Memphis police are searching for a man and woman accused of robbing a couple of $20,000 after they lured them to the city with the promise to sell a car through Craigslist. The robbery occurred last Tuesday in the 3600 block of Cowden, near the... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Teen pleads guilty in contractor's murderA 17-year-old accused of killing a Memphis contractor pleaded guilty to second
Teen pleads guilty in contractor's murder
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
A 17-year-old accused of killing a Memphis contractor pleaded guilty to second degree murder Friday morning and was sentenced to 30 years in prison with no parole. Derek Cunningham was facing first degree murder charges in the 2013 shooting of John... Read more
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ABC News
Judge Joe Brown in Jail for ContemptFormer TV judge Joe Brown turned himself into authorities Thursday night and is
Judge Joe Brown in Jail for Contempt
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
Former TV judge Joe Brown turned himself into authorities Thursday night and is now serving a five-day stint for being found in contempt of court dating back to an incident from last year, Shelby County Sheriff's Office confirmed to ABC News... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Man trapped in machine near Valero Memphis Refinery; emergency crews on sceneA man was transported to an area hospital Friday morning after reportedly falli
Man trapped in machine near Valero Memphis Refinery; emergency crews on scene
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
A man was transported to an area hospital Friday morning after reportedly falling from a piece of construction equipment at the Valero Memphis Refinery. Memphis police and fire officials responded to a report of a man trapped in a machine in a ditch... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
City Watch: Rodrick Garner, missing juvenileMemphis police have issued a City Watch alert Thursday night for a missing enda
City Watch: Rodrick Garner, missing juvenile
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
Memphis police have issued a City Watch alert Thursday night for a missing endangered juvenile. We're told Rodrick Garner went missing after leaving his house in the 4800 block of Applestone at approximately 6:45 p.m. after a conflict with his... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Pedestrian killed on Mt. Moriah identifiedMemphis police have identified the pedestrian hit by a car as he attempted to c
Pedestrian killed on Mt. Moriah identified
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
Memphis police have identified the pedestrian hit by a car as he attempted to cross Mt. Moriah earlier this week. Albert Jackson Jr., 36, was pronounced dead on the scene after the Monday night accident, said police spokesman Louis Brownlee. The... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Town Center Proposals On The RopesTwo of the three town centers envisioned by Memphis Mayor A C Wharton are going
Town Center Proposals On The Ropes
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Two of the three town centers envisioned by Memphis Mayor A C Wharton are going in different directions with a court ruling and an auction this week. The city of Memphis lost its bid to acquire the Raleigh Springs Mall by eminent domain in court as... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Judge: Tremaine Wilbourn's attorneys are "fishing for evidence"Tremaine Wilbourn, the man accused of shooting and killing Memphis Police Offic
Judge: Tremaine Wilbourn's attorneys are "fishing for evidence"
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
Tremaine Wilbourn, the man accused of shooting and killing Memphis Police Officer Sean Bolton, was in court Thursday, and the hearing had some fireworks. Lawyers argued over whether defense attorneys should have access to possible video or personnel... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Defense in Memphis officer shooting can't get evidence yetMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - A judge says defense attorneys for a man charged with kil
Defense in Memphis officer shooting can't get evidence yet
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 3 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - A judge says defense attorneys for a man charged with killing a Memphis police officer cannot receive video evidence and the officer's daily activities log from the police department ahead of a preliminary hearing. Shelby... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Defense in Memphis officer shooting can't get evidence yetMEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - A judge says defense attorneys for a man charged with kil
Defense in Memphis officer shooting can't get evidence yet
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 3 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - A judge says defense attorneys for a man charged with killing a Memphis police officer cannot receive video evidence and the officer's daily activities log from the police department ahead of a preliminary hearing. Shelby... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Man charged after shooting, barricade situation in WhitehavenMemphis police officers were called just after 7 p.m. to 946 Chambliss in White
Man charged after shooting, barricade situation in Whitehaven
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
Memphis police officers were called just after 7 p.m. to 946 Chambliss in Whitehaven where they found a man outside the home with a gunshot wound to his head. Witnesses told police that Merrico Jackson, 19, shot the man and then went back inside the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis police ordered to preserve evidence in officer's deathA judge Thursday ordered Memphis police to preserve evidence, including any vid
Memphis police ordered to preserve evidence in officer's death
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
A judge Thursday ordered Memphis police to preserve evidence, including any video, audio and dashcam footage, in the Aug. 1 shooting death of Officer Sean Bolton, but left the issue of whether lawyers were entitled to the evidence to a later... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Tonight at 5: License plate recognition technology here in MemphisOfficials say license plate recognition technology helped law enforcement find
Tonight at 5: License plate recognition technology here in Memphis
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
Officials say license plate recognition technology helped law enforcement find the gunman suspected of killing two journalists in Roanoke, Va. yesterday. The technology can be a powerful set of eyes for police, helping them scan license plates in... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Judge Joe Brown turns himself in to serve jail sentenceAccording to William Gupton, the Director of the Shelby County Corrections Cent
Judge Joe Brown turns himself in to serve jail sentence
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
According to William Gupton, the Director of the Shelby County Corrections Center former judge Joe Brown is booked and in a cell alone in a protected area from other inmates. This is a standard procedure for any inmate who might be threatened by... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Police investigate shooting, home invasion at Willow Oaks apartmentsMemphis police are investigating a shooting and a home invasion that occurred a
Police investigate shooting, home invasion at Willow Oaks apartments
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
Memphis police are investigating a shooting and a home invasion that occurred at a South Memphis apartment complex overnight. Around 9:44 p.m.. Wednesday, police responded to a shooting call in the 2500 block of Ketchum Road at the Willow Oaks... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
19-old in custody after Whitehaven shootingMemphis police were called to a shooting in the 900 block of Chambliss, Wednesd
19-old in custody after Whitehaven shooting
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
Memphis police were called to a shooting in the 900 block of Chambliss, Wednesday evening. Police told FOX13 one person was transferred to Regional One in critical condition. A suspect was taken into custody, but the identity of that person is not... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
MPD Director offers condolences to television shooting victims, media membersThe shooting of two WBDJ television employees in Richmond, Virginia has shaken
MPD Director offers condolences to television shooting victims, media members
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
The shooting of two WBDJ television employees in Richmond, Virginia has shaken citizens across the county. Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong offered his condolences with the following statement: "I am both saddened and sickened by the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
One person critical, another in custody after shooting on ChamblissMEMPHIS, Tenn. — A 19-year-old has been taken into custody following a shooting
One person critical, another in custody after shooting on Chambliss
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A 19-year-old has been taken into custody following a shooting in the 900 block of Chambliss Road. According to a Memphis Police spokesperson, they received the call just after 7 p.m. Wednesday night. When they arrived they found... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
One injured in Whitehaven shootingMemphis police are on the scene of a shooting in the 900 block of Chambliss. P
One injured in Whitehaven shooting
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
Memphis police are on the scene of a shooting in the 900 block of Chambliss. Police tell FOX13 one person was transferred to Regional One in critical condition. FOX13 is working to learn more details and will update you when they become a... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
One person critical after shooting on ChamblissMEMPHIS, Tenn. — WREG has a crew in the 900 block of Chambliss Road where one p
One person critical after shooting on Chambliss
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — WREG has a crew in the 900 block of Chambliss Road where one person has been shot. According to a Memphis Police spokesperson, they received the shooting call just after 7 p.m. When they arrived, they found one man shot. He was... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Police seek suspect in Whitehaven shootingMemphis police were investigating after a man was shot Wednesday evening. The
Police seek suspect in Whitehaven shooting
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
Memphis police were investigating after a man was shot Wednesday evening. The incident happened just after 7 p.m. at 946 Chambliss in Whitehaven. One person was taken to the Regional Medical Center in critical condition. Based on radio chatter,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
David Waters: Race bias in police shootings reflects our own divideMarch 11, 2015 — An ambulance and police officers are staged on Mignon while Me
David Waters: Race bias in police shootings reflects our own divide
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
March 11, 2015 — An ambulance and police officers are staged on Mignon while Memphis police officers work the scene on Auburndale Street by the V&E Greenline in Midtown after officers shot and killed James Greenwell. According to MPD spokesperson... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Craigslist ad costs man $20-thousand dollarsA trip cost a Texas man $20-thousand dollars when he flew into Memphis to check
Craigslist ad costs man $20-thousand dollars
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 4 days ago
A trip cost a Texas man $20-thousand dollars when he flew into Memphis to check out a car he spotted on Craigslist. Memphis Police are searching for three people who lured the Texan to the Bluff City with a ad for a 2013 Dodge Charger. The police... Read more
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