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Man Allegedly Kidnaps, Rapes Parole Officer During Check-Up Visit

A Tennessee man was arrested after allegedly raping and kidnapping his parole officer. The man allegedly overpowered the woman after she entered his Memphis apartment Thursday for a check-up visit. He is facing several charges, including aggravated rape and aggravated kidnapping. A 31-year-old man in Memphis, Tennessee, was arrested Friday...
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Man killed in crash near Rhodes College

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man was killed in a car crash near Rhodes College late Saturday night, according to Memphis Police. MPD said the two-vehicle crash happened near the intersection of Jackson and Charles Place shortly after 10 p.m. Officers said Pedro Lewis, 42, was transported to hospital in critical condition but did not survive his injuries.

BOLO: Memphis man assaulted Anna police officer

ANNA, Texas (KXII) - Anna police are searching for a man who they say punched an officer during a traffic stop, took off, crashed his car and ran away on foot. Police say it happened at 6:45 Sunday morning, at the Flying J truck stop in Anna. Officers say they...
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Clark eager to begin era as new Marion head football coach

MARION, Ark. (KAIT) - Earlier this week Lance Clark was named the new head football coach of the Marion Patriots. Clark replaces Keith Houston who went 18-13 in three seasons. The new head man comes to the Pats from Little Rock Christian where he spent three seasons as an associate head coach. His program made the state finals in three straight years, winning it all in 2018.
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County commission set to approve new property tax rate

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Shelby County commissioners are set to take a final vote Monday on a new property tax rate, as they move toward closing out the budget season. If approved, the vote will amount to a one-cent property tax increase. Following this year’s county reappraisal, Shelby County’s state-certified...

MPD: Motorcyclist dies in South Memphis crash

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A motorcyclist died after running a red light in South Memphis, according to Memphis Police. The crash happened early Saturday morning right before 2:00 a.m., near the intersection of Elvis Presley and Kerr. According to MPD, Donnell, Brown was found unresponsive on the scene. Police said...
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A Confederate General's Remains Are Being Moved Out Of Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest's polarizing presence has hung over Memphis since he moved here in 1852 — his legacy cemented by a giant statue that loomed over all who passed his gravesite in a popular park. Defenders considered him a hero for his Civil War...