Memphis, TN

Man helps himself to cash at self-checkout counter

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man was caught on camera helping himself to money from the self-checkout counter at a Memphis grocery store. Investigators with the Memphis Police Department (MPD) hope you recognize the person they believe is responsible for multiple thefts in the area near Highway 64 and Interstate 40.
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Why former Memphis football quarterback Brady White is back as a graduate assistant

Brady White wants to make one thing clear: He hasn’t hung up his football cleats, just temporarily putting them down to return to Memphis. White, the Tigers’ all-time passing leader, is back as a graduate assistant working with the receivers. It may seem like a natural fit after throwing to them for three seasons, but it's still an adjustment seeing football through their eyes.
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FedEx Freight Announces Door Count Increase

MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 8, 2022-- FedEx Freight celebrated the opening of a new, 218-door facility in Phoenix, Ariz., earlier this summer. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: FedEx Freight celebrated the opening of a new, 218-door facility in Phoenix, Ariz., that brought its door count to almost 26,000. (Photo: Business Wire)

Man grazed by bullet after catching suspect breaking into his car

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WREG) — A Memphis man says he was grazed by a bullet as thieves vandalized his vehicle for a fourth time this summer. “One of the bullets grazed my leg as I was diving out of the way so I was blessed it didn’t hit me somewhere else,” said the victim, Joshua Wylie. […]

One killed, one injured in Whitehaven shooting

MEMPHIS, Tenn.– One person was killed in a double shooting in Whitehaven Monday night. Memphis police responded to a shooting at Millbranch and Crimson at 8:26 p.m. Two men were found at the scene. Police said the victims were meeting up with the suspects when the shooting happened. One man was found dead inside a […]

17-year-old shot overnight in South Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A 17-year-old girl is in the hospital after a shooting in South Memphis. Memphis Police Department dispatch says the teen was shot on Simpson Avenue near Latham Street. She was rushed to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in critical condition. No suspect information has been released...

Teen allegedly runs into MPD squad car, injures officer in stolen Mercedes

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man has been arrested after police say he ran into an MPD squad car and injured an officer Monday. Police said 19-year-old Issac Wells carjacked a man’s Mercedes-Benz inside the Lamar Crossing Apartments. The victim told police several other men were also involved. According to police, the men were armed with […]

Robber steals cash in Waffle House hold-up

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police are searching for a man who they say is responsible for robbing a Waffle House at gunpoint on July 12. Police posted photos and video of the suspect who police said pointed a gun at the staff immediately after entering the Waffle House on the 8000 block of Varnavas Drive […]

MPD release photos of alleged suspects in Beale Street shooting

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis police have released security photos of the men they believe were involved in a shooting in Downtown Memphis over the weekend. The shooting left a man fighting for his life. Police released pictures of men they want to talk to about the shooting. Detectives say four men were caught on surveilance […]

One dead, another critical after shooting in Whitehaven

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Memphis Police Department has confirmed that a shooting in Whitehaven left one man dead and another in critical condition on Monday night. The shooting occurred at Millbranch Road and Crimson Road, police say. The surviving victim has been transported to Regional One Hospital. No arrests...

MLGW working to restore power; 1,600 customers affected by outage

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Thousands of Memphis Light, Gas and Water customers are without power Tuesday morning. The MLGW outage map showed about 4,032 customers affected by the outage at its peak, around 6:20 a.m. That number has since dropped to 1,600 as of 9 a.m. Some areas have been...

Teen livestreams high speed pursuit, caught by chopper

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WREG)— A Cordova teen is behind bars for driving at 130 miles per hour early Monday morning on the south leg of I-240, all while filming it. To make matters worse and more dangerous, Marquese Neely reportedly decided to go live on Facebook while police were in hot pursuit. According to Memphis Police, […]