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Captain D’s manager pulls gun on employee, police say
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A restaurant manager got into an argument with his employee and pulled a gun on him, Memphis Police say. The victim told police that on March 17, he went to work at Captain D’s located on South Perkins. He got into an argument with his shift manager Roderick Horton before the restaurant […]
Deer carcass dumping case heads to court
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The WREG Problem Solvers continue to cover a case of hundreds of deer carcasses dumped in North Memphis and the risks they pose to the community. After we started investigating, Memphis code enforcement cited the operator of Dino’s Meats, located on North Willett Street. Days after the citation was issued, the lot […]
Gunfire erupts in downtown Memphis, tourists take cover
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police are looking for the gunman responsible for shooting up a vehicle downtown. Danya McMurtrey said she was out with her family in downtown Memphis Saturday night when chaos erupted. She said a shootout took place at the intersection of Peabody Place and South Main Street. “I just ran around the […]
Dangerous driving causing concerns in Frayser neighborhood
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Several cars were caught on camera blocking the road and doing donuts in the middle of a Frayser neighborhood over the weekend. Cars spinning out, doing donuts, people hanging out windows, and cheers from a crowd was the scene at the intersection of Overton Crossing and James early Sunday morning. The person […]
Man goes to girlfriend’s house, gets robbed by 2 men
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man was beaten, robbed and stripped of his belongings at gunpoint in north Memphis earlier this month. According to reports, on March 12, the victim went to his girlfriend’s house in north Memphis. Once there, the suspect, Temeico Johnson, stopped him from entering. The two got into an argument, and Johnson […]
3 arrested after ‘car shows’ now out on bond
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police arrested three men after dozens of reports of reckless driving and street racing that took place at “car shows” across the city this past weekend. MPD says between 2 and 10 p.m. Saturday, they received 47 calls regarding vehicle disturbances across the city. The following arrests were related to the […]
2 dead after Frayser shooting; 1 detained
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Two men are dead after a shooting in Frayser Monday evening. Police say that at 5:22 p.m., officers responded to a shooting in the 3100 block of Madewell Street. There, officers located two men suffering from gunshot wounds. One was pronounced dead on the scene and...
Man charged with attempted first degree murder after interstate shooting
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One man now faces attempted first degree murder charges after he allegedly fired shots at another vehicle while driving on the interstate. Memphis Police Department said the shooting happend I-40E traveling towards Appling Rd. on Friday, March 17. According to the affidavit, Javan Singleton, who was...
2 people robbed at gunpoint in Berclair
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Memphis Police Department responded to a robbery in Berclair on March 26. According to MPD, two suspects approached two victims and robbed them at gunpoint, taking a wallet. The surveillance video showed one suspect armed with a handgun with a drum magazine, wearing a gray head/face...
MPD searching for suspect who they said carjacked an acquaintance
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Police are asking for help identifying and finding a man who they said carjacked an acquaintance. MPD officers responded to the carjacking in the 400 block of E. Shelby Dr. about 2:45 a.m. Monday, March 27, 2023. Surveillance video shows a man approaching another man in a parking lot.
Assault case against man accused of hitting community leader in head with a club at golf course headed to grand jury
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The case against the man accused of assaulting a Memphis community leader at a Whitehaven golf course is being sent to a Shelby County Grand Jury. Wesley Caldwell is currently charged with aggravated assault, however Memphis NAACP President Van Turner told ABC24 he hopes the Grand Jury will consider an elevated charge when it hears the case.
Man arrested after multiple car break-ins, officials say
MILLINGTON, Tenn. - A man was arrested after committing multiple vehicle break-ins and stealing a car in Millington, Tennessee, officials said. Officers in Millington responded to a call concerning car break-ins in the 6500 block of Annielee St and the 6500 block of Emmitt St. Officers were told that there...
MSCS encouraging students and parents to "finish strong" with visits across Memphis
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Time is ticking for kids to take state testing, and the Memphis-Shelby County School District is working to make sure students finish this school year strong. Tuesday, staff members were outside the Walmart in Whitehaven, encouraging parents and guardians to make sure kids are in school...
Hundreds of deer carcasses dumped in Memphis lot
A few feet from the banks of Kilowatt Lake in North Memphis, Tennessee, sits the small neighborhood of New Chelsea. In six years living there, neighbors have gotten used to one thing.
Woman’s body recovered from President’s Island
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Memphis Police Department recovered a woman’s body on Monday morning. MPD found the body near Harbor Avenue on President’s Island at 7:30 a.m. The cause of death is unclear at this time. We are working to gather more information.
Clearance Sale: Two Mississippi Stores Selling Everything, Including Fixtures and Equipment
The ongoing financial issues of the discount retailerTuesday Morninghave led to them selling everything - including fixtures and equipment. Last month I wrote an article about the discount retailer known as Tuesday Morningclosing two of its stores in Mississippi.
MPD: Pedestrian struck by 2 vehicles in double hit-and-run
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Memphis Police Department is searching for two vehicles involved in a pedestrian hit-and-run that left one man critically injured Friday evening. Police say that at 7:05 p.m. Friday, officers responded to a hit-and-run crash at South Third Street and East Rollins Road. Police say a...
County commissioner wants Halbert to step down; emails show effort to close Poplar Plaza lease deal
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Shelby County Commissioner is asking County Clerk Wanda Halbert to step down after emails obtained by WREG Investigators show her lease at one satelite office lease about to expire and another called into question. Emails from September 2022 obtained through a county government source with knowledge of the matter show the […]
1 day after Nashville school shooting, Memphis lawmakers talk focus on mental health care, gun laws
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WMC) - As Nashville continues to mourn the six victims of Monday’s school shooting, some Nashvillians say they want lawmakers to do more to prevent the violence. Some of those voters took their concerns to the capitol. Anti-gun violence advocacy group Moms Demand Action held a rally...
Ohio man arrested in Tennessee highway shooting
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WCMH) — A central Ohio man is in a Tennessee jail after being accused of shooting at a driver on the highway. Javan Singleton, 21, of Westerville, is facing multiple felony charges after a man identified him in a photo line-up as a highway shooter. On March 17, a man was driving eastbound […]
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