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WREG-TV Memphis
Man shot during attempted robbery in MidtownMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police are looking for two suspects after a violent at
Man shot during attempted robbery in Midtown
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 5 hours ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police are looking for two suspects after a violent attempted robbery overnight. The incident happened near a bus stop on Bellevue Blvd. near Lamar Ave. around 1:30 a.m. Thursday. The victim told police he was shot by one... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Common Sense Pot Policya matter of when, not if. City Councilman Berlin Boyd proposed an ordinance in
Common Sense Pot Policy
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 5 hours ago
a matter of when, not if. City Councilman Berlin Boyd proposed an ordinance in council committee Tuesday that would allow Memphis police officers to charge people found in possession of less than a half-ounce (14.2 grams) of weed with a civil... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Neighbor helps raise car off child in South MemphisMEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A one-year-old boy is expected to be okay after Memphis polic
Neighbor helps raise car off child in South Memphis
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 15 hours ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A one-year-old boy is expected to be okay after Memphis police say a family member accidentally backed their car over him. Johnny Jones said he usually looks forward to seeing the one-year-old who lives next door to him. "He loves... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Arlington couple robbed while at St. Francis Hospitaleasiest place to take advantage of someone." Security cameras at the hospital
Arlington couple robbed while at St. Francis Hospital
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 15 hours ago
easiest place to take advantage of someone." Security cameras at the hospital caught the thief and and the Greenes said Memphis Police is reviewing the footage. The couple also received a letter from the hospital denying compensation for their... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Metro officer decommissioned after crash, DUI arrestcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Metro officer decommissioned after crash, DUI arrest
WSMV Nashville / Posted 18 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Chew Crew uses sheep to cut grasscharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Chew Crew uses sheep to cut grass
WSMV Nashville / Posted 19 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Man pleads guilty in insurance investment schemecharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Man pleads guilty in insurance investment scheme
WSMV Nashville / Posted 19 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Pandora to release weekly show with Roots drummer Questlovecharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Pandora to release weekly show with Roots drummer Questlove
WSMV Nashville / Posted 20 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Gallatin police need help identifying theft suspectcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Gallatin police need help identifying theft suspect
WSMV Nashville / Posted 20 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Multiple injuries from gunfire, bomb attack on American University Kabulcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Multiple injuries from gunfire, bomb attack on American University Kabul
WSMV Nashville / Posted 20 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Tennessee's choice: Repeal underage DUI law or give up $60Mcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Tennessee's choice: Repeal underage DUI law or give up $60M
WSMV Nashville / Posted 20 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
AFI postpones 'The Birth of a Nation' screening, Parker Q&Acharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
AFI postpones 'The Birth of a Nation' screening, Parker Q&A
WSMV Nashville / Posted 21 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
BBC lists Top 100 films of 21st Century; David Lynch tops itcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
BBC lists Top 100 films of 21st Century; David Lynch tops it
WSMV Nashville / Posted 21 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Explosion, gunfire heard at American University in Kabulcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Explosion, gunfire heard at American University in Kabul
WSMV Nashville / Posted 21 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Haslam hopes to avoid special session drunken driving lawcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Haslam hopes to avoid special session drunken driving law
WSMV Nashville / Posted 21 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Suspect in hit-and-runs admits to smoking crack while drivingcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Suspect in hit-and-runs admits to smoking crack while driving
WSMV Nashville / Posted 21 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Explosion, gunfire heard at American University Kabulcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Explosion, gunfire heard at American University Kabul
WSMV Nashville / Posted 22 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Suspect identified in fatal carjackingA Memphis man has been charged in the fatal carjacking of an elderly man last w
Suspect identified in fatal carjacking
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 22 hours ago
A Memphis man has been charged in the fatal carjacking of an elderly man last week, according to the Memphis Police Department. Ladarius Montgomery, 21, faces carjacking, especially aggravated robbery, and first degree murder charges for the death... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Lawsuit filed over railing collapse at Snoop Dogg concertcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Lawsuit filed over railing collapse at Snoop Dogg concert
WSMV Nashville / Posted 23 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Pharrell to be honored by Clive Davis for songwritingcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Pharrell to be honored by Clive Davis for songwriting
WSMV Nashville / Posted 23 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Fighting back with technology: App texts location, records during sexual assaultcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Fighting back with technology: App texts location, records during sexual assault
WSMV Nashville / Posted 23 hours ago
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Child in critical condition after being run over by family memberMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police are investigating after a child was hit by a ca
Child in critical condition after being run over by family member
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 23 hours ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police are investigating after a child was hit by a car. It happened in the 800 block of East Gage. Police say a family member accidentally ran over the child. At last report, the child was in critical condition.... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Swimmer Feigen apologizes for 'serious distraction' in Riocharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Swimmer Feigen apologizes for 'serious distraction' in Rio
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Ciara joins celebrity judges panel for Miss America pageantcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Ciara joins celebrity judges panel for Miss America pageant
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Man arrested in connection to 9 hit-and-runscharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Man arrested in connection to 9 hit-and-runs
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Squatters take over home during owner's vacation in CAcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Squatters take over home during owner's vacation in CA
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Long Island artist paints Pokemon muralcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Long Island artist paints Pokemon mural
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
TS Gaston keeps growing; second wave may formcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
TS Gaston keeps growing; second wave may form
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Suspects arrested in south Nashville robbery spreecharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Suspects arrested in south Nashville robbery spree
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Free Hunting Day lets Tennesseans hunt without licensecharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Free Hunting Day lets Tennesseans hunt without license
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
2 charged with murder in February shooting in Antiochcharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
2 charged with murder in February shooting in Antioch
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Officer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goodscharged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police offi
Officer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Blown transformer knocks out power to over 1,000 in south Nashvillecharged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying
Blown transformer knocks out power to over 1,000 in south Nashville
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
charged with buying stolen goodsOfficer, sheriff's sergeant charged with buying stolen goods Federal prosecutors say a Memphis police officer, a Shelby County sheriff's sergeant and a nightclub owner have been charged with buying liquor,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
MPD working two fatal car accidentsMEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police responded to two fatal crashes late Tuesday eve
MPD working two fatal car accidents
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police responded to two fatal crashes late Tuesday evening. The first was reported at 8:32 p.m. from Shelby Drive and Getwell. Two vehicles were said to be involved in that accident with one of the drivers being pronounced... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Two killed in separate crashes in Memphis Tuesday nightMemphis police were investigating two separate fatal crashes just minutes apart
Two killed in separate crashes in Memphis Tuesday night
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Memphis police were investigating two separate fatal crashes just minutes apart Tuesday night, officials said. The first call came in about 8:32 p.m. from Shelby Drive and Getwell in Southeast Memphis, police said. Two vehicles were involved, and... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Officers called after shots fired near East HighMEMPHIS, Tenn. –Memphis Police have given the all clear following a report of s
Officers called after shots fired near East High
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
MEMPHIS, Tenn. –Memphis Police have given the all clear following a report of shots fired near East High School. Around 2:30 p.m., authorities were flagged down by a Shelby County School Security Officer who said they had heard a gun go off in the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Photo of person of interest in West Memphis homicide releasedWEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — West Memphis Police have released another photo of a perso
Photo of person of interest in West Memphis homicide released
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — West Memphis Police have released another photo of a person of interest in a homicide at an apartment complex. Michael Gregory, 56, was discovered dead at the Courtyard Apartments shortly before 7 a.m. Monday. A man’s body was... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
2 law enforcement officers suspended after indictmentShelby County Sheriff's Deputy Warren Jones (left), Memphis Police officer Torr
2 law enforcement officers suspended after indictment
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Shelby County Sheriff's Deputy Warren Jones (left), Memphis Police officer Torrance Taylor Memphis Police Department spokesman Louis Brownlee said Officer Torrance Taylor, 41, was relieved of duty. Sgt. Warren Jones, 63, of the Shelby County... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Marijuana possession ordinance advances in Memphis City Council committeeMemphis Police Director Michael Rallings shows city council members what half a
Marijuana possession ordinance advances in Memphis City Council committee
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
Memphis Police Director Michael Rallings shows city council members what half an ounce of marijuana looks like. "That's a lot of dope," he says. An ordinance to decriminalize marijuana possession in some cases was recommended for approval Tuesday by... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
1 dead in crash on Jackson AvenueOne man is dead after an early morning crash, according to the Memphis Police D
1 dead in crash on Jackson Avenue
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
One man is dead after an early morning crash, according to the Memphis Police Department. Jordan Michael Sager, 25, was driving west on Jackson Avenue west of North Avalon Street at 5:48 a.m. Tuesday when his 2005 Mercury Monterey left the roadway... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Big day at City Council, Jimmy Carter’s devotion and morecouncil in Nashville and this would be a first Memphis step in a national trend
Big day at City Council, Jimmy Carter’s devotion and more
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
council in Nashville and this would be a first Memphis step in a national trend toward decriminalizing marijuana use. New Memphis Police Director Michael Rallings has publicly stated an opposition to the ordinance, apparently based on the widely... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Welcoming a new bishop if I can fight my way through Shelby Farms traffic23. Hines, who no longer is with the suburban department, previously rejected
Welcoming a new bishop if I can fight my way through Shelby Farms traffic
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
23. Hines, who no longer is with the suburban department, previously rejected a plea bargain similar to the one given to Memphis police officer Alex Beard in association with an August, 2012 wreck at Walnut and Crump. Beard was going 94 mph... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man seen in video sought in slaying56, dead in Courtyard Apartments in the 2900 block of Autumn Avenue at 6:45 a.m
Man seen in video sought in slaying
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
56, dead in Courtyard Apartments in the 2900 block of Autumn Avenue at 6:45 a.m. Monday, Capt. Joe Baker of the West Memphis Police Department said. Gregory had been shot, he said. Baker said officers found items on Gregory that led them to... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Berclair bakery owner wants bike bandit identifiedroll hopefully watching over them for decades to come. The owner says the busi
Berclair bakery owner wants bike bandit identified
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
roll hopefully watching over them for decades to come. The owner says the business has been burglarized more than once but Memphis Police says they are only aware of Thursdays’ crime. If you recognize the person in the video call crime stoppers at... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis police ID elderly man shot to death SundayMemphis police have identified the elderly man shot to death in a carjacking ea
Memphis police ID elderly man shot to death Sunday
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Memphis police have identified the elderly man shot to death in a carjacking early Sunday as Eddie Walker. The carjacking happened just before 1 a.m. Sunday in the 2000 block of Prospect in South Memphis, police said. According to police, Walker,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Concerned Citizens Group pursues lawsuit over discrimination at GracelandCitizens said it plans to pursue legal action for what it calls willful violati
Concerned Citizens Group pursues lawsuit over discrimination at Graceland
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
Citizens said it plans to pursue legal action for what it calls willful violation of the laws and of citizens rights by Memphis Police and Graceland Enterprises. The Coalition said when police followed instructions of Graceland Enterprises and... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Summer Avenue business burglarized, owner says it’s not the first timesweets, but they said the cameras on the walls will continue to roll, hopefully
Summer Avenue business burglarized, owner says it’s not the first time
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
sweets, but they said the cameras on the walls will continue to roll, hopefully watching over them for decades to come. Memphis Police said they are only aware of Thursday’s crime. If you recognize the person in the video, call CrimeStoppers at... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Two law enforcement officers, club owner indicted for receiving stolen goodsMEMPHIS, Tenn. — A club owner, Memphis Police officer and Shelby County Sheriff
Two law enforcement officers, club owner indicted for receiving stolen goods
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A club owner, Memphis Police officer and Shelby County Sheriff’s Office sergeant have all been indicted for buying what they believed to be stolen goods. Between October 2015 and May 2016, Roy Hughes illegally received cases of... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
MPD officer resigns after offensive Snapchat postMEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Memphis Police officer has resigned after an investigation i
MPD officer resigns after offensive Snapchat post
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Memphis Police officer has resigned after an investigation into a Snapchat post. Michael Malone and James Fort were both relieved of duty in July in connection with the Snapchat. The picture showed a gun aimed at an emoji of an... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis cop who sent Snapchat image resignsA Memphis police officer who was recently suspended after he posted an image on
Memphis cop who sent Snapchat image resigns
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
A Memphis police officer who was recently suspended after he posted an image on a social media site has resigned, officials confirmed Monday. Michael Malone, who is white, apparently posted an image on Snapchat that shows a white man's hand pointing... Read more
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