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Dorian Harris (Source: Family of Victim). MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -. A teenager was discovered dead on the side of a residence in Hyde Park, according to Memphis Police Department.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A woman was charged with multiple accounts of identity theft and burglary after stealing deodorant from the Cash Saver grocery on Madison Avenue, police say. The Memphis Police Department was called by a security guard who had detained 49-year-old Kellie Grace for ...

Saturday brought more heartache for a Memphis family who's now lost five relatives since a house fire on Thursday in Orange Mound. Brothers 13-year-old Christyon and 12-year-old Charles Johnson died Saturday at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.
"We come and bring the social work department here and provide food and entertainment and outreach to the community," said Dr. Jody Long. "We have several health events sponsors today, we have handed out toothbrushes as well as games for the children." The students said they enjoyed getting ...
"The department of Urban Development serves a lot of communities within the City of Hattiesburg," said Andrew Ellard, director of Urban Development in a press release. "This event contributes greatly to increasing the awareness for our special needs community, but also in connecting our local and ...
According to Blytheville Fire Department Capt. Tony Emmert, firefighters went to a home in the 2400 block of Peabody Street around 11 p.m. Friday. No one was in the home at the time of the fire and authorities believe squatters may have been living in the home. Also, no utilities were hooked up to ...

Applicants are preferred to be certified officers, but that's not required. Interested candidates can obtain an application at the Columbia Police Department, at 205 Second Street. Applicants are required to take a drug screening, physical fitness test and criminal background check. For any additional questions, please ... Police
The Tennessee Department of Transportation will pause all interstate construction projects to allow for the maximum roadway capacity to commuters. Beginning Thursday, March 29 at 6 p.m. until Monday, April 2 at 6 a.m., TDOT will halt all lane closures in the many construction zones throughout the state. "Motorists will still ... Police
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Security plans are in place for the MLK50 celebration. Memphis Police Department has been preparing since January for the national event that is expected to attract up to 75,000 people. People attending one of the nine sites can expect obvious police presence and road closures across ... Police
Still, the Memphis Police Department was a pack of violent dogs unleashed. With Mayor Loeb's blessing, they terrorized sanitation strikers and community supporters with teargas and billy clubs, then they began arresting anyone they could get their hands on. They followed the marchers back to Clayborn ... Police
James Trentham (Source: MPD). MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -. Memphis Police Department launched a search for a 17-year-old who has not been seen since Tuesday afternoon. Police
The crash happened around 4:30 p.m. near the intersection of Brantley Road and New Horn Lake Road. Memphis Police Department said two SUVs collided in the area. Police said one of the SUVs lost control and spun out in the area, hitting a second vehicle with its right side. The passenger of the first ... Police
Officers arrested Frank D. Prejean, 51, of Beech Grove Monday night on suspicion of first-degree murder. He's being held without bond awaiting a probable cause appearance in Greene County District Court. According to Detective Jack Hailey with the Paragould Police Department, Prejean is accused of ... Police
Since January, Memphis police and other city officials have met to ensure MLK50 events commemorating the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. ... Up to 100,000 people are expected to gather at the events that kick off next week, said Memphis Police Department Deputy Chief Michael Hardy. Police
Tipping protections – The Department of Labor proposed last year changing regulations related to tipping, which could have allowed owners to pool employee tips and possibly even take them for their own. The law now explicitly states “an employer may not keep tips received by its employees for any ... Police
Mid-South kids are mobilized and ready to march in Memphis this Saturday, March 24. They'll be part of the nationwide "March For Our Lives" movement, taking their struggle for safer schools to the streets in coordinated marches across America. "How are you really learning when you're worried, and ... Police
The Nashville Prevention Partnership delivered 120 doses to the fire department on Friday afternoon. “According to the fire department, they've seen a 100 percent increase in uses of Narcan in overdoses in the city alone,” said Nashville Prevention Partnership's Dewayne Holman. Thanks to a grant, ... Police

Jackson Police Department is looking for a man who is suspected of breaking into a house in the 200 block of Princeton Street earlier this week. According to a tweet from JPD, he appears to have a tattoo on his right hand. WANTED: #JPD needs help with identifying this male, suspected of burglarizing a residence in the ... Police
Memphis, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department is investigating a carjacking that took place in Raleigh on Friday night. According to the police, the carjacking happened in the 4900 block of Yale Road, just before 11 p.m. The victims told officer than an armed stranger approached them while they sitting ... Police
A woman wanted in connection to to a Wiggins assault was spotted in Hattiesburg Friday afternoon, according to the Wiggins Police Department. (Photo source: Wiggins PD Facebook) ... Police
MEMPHIS, Tenn. —Two people have been shot at Waldorf Avenue and Arkansas Street, Memphis Police Department confirmed. Police say the suspects are “possibly” in a gold car. One victim is in non-critical condition, police say. The other victim's condition has not yet been released. If you have any ... Police
The whole scene played out less than 100 yards away from high-ranking Memphis Police Department officers and a television crew, who were at the Whitehaven church for a juvenile justice workshop. Officers said they overheard an argument taking place on the southeast side of the church parking lot. Police
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department confirmed police responded to a shooting in the 3200 block of Spottswood Tuesday night. Four suspects fled the scene in a gold Nissan Altima. The condition of the victim is not available at this time. We will update this story as more information ... Police
BOLIVAR, Tenn. — The Bolivar Police Department is offering a $25,000 reward after a young restaurant employee was shot and killed Tuesday evening at a family-owned restaurant. The incident happened around closing time at El Ranchito on West Market Street. The suspects entered the kitchen area ... Police
JACKSON, Tenn. - A suspect has landed on a list no one wants to ever be on: TBI's Top 10 Most Wanted List. Charius Darel Ross of Humboldt, Tennessee is wanted by Humboldt Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for aggravated robbery, aggravated assault, and possession of a ... Police
“It separates us from other states that we do have great support from our legislature and our government, that they recognize this industry and its impact,” said Jai Templeton, Commissioner, Tennessee Department of Agriculture. “We have about 67,000 farming operations across Tennessee that take care of ... Police
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department is investigating an officer involved crash that happened at Winchester and Mendenhall Tuesday evening. Police say the officer was on duty in an unmarked car when a man crashed into it at 4:33 p.m.. The officer was transported to Regional One ... Police
Austin police have responded to the suspicious package at an Austin FedEx facility. (Source: KXAN/CNN). FedEx confirmed that the individual responsible also shipped a second package that has now been secured. (Source: KSAT/CNN). Also on WMCTV.COMMore>>. AUSTIN, TX (RNN) - Police in Austin, ... Police
We've been looking into the numbers and talking to law enforcement. Every Wednesday, U.S. Attorney General Mike Dunavant has a meeting to review every firearms offense that occurs in Memphis and Shelby County on a weekly basis. The meeting is with Memphis Police Department, Shelby County ... Police
Colin Kiyoshi Hayward Toland passed away at St. Jude's Research Hospital in Memphis, TN. An Ithaca local, Colin had been treated ... Colin was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant by the Memphis Police Department in a surprise ceremony in Memphis on March 9, 2018. The department also awarded him ... Police
Man killed in East Memphis house fire. Sunday, March 18th 2018, 4:29 pm PDT Monday, March 19th 2018, 4:31 am PDT. By Staff. Email. Connect ... (Source: WMC Action News 5). MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -. A man is dead after a house fire in East Memphis, according to Memphis Fire Department. Police
The Mississippi Department of Transportation offers free litter prevention educational programs for summer camps and community groups in Mississippi. The “Don't Trash Mississippi” with Myrtle the Turtle education program is designed for school-aged children in kindergarten through third grade. Police
Tennessee Rep. Antonio Parkinson (D-Memphis) called the bill ignorant and culturally insensitive. “With this bill, they have awakened a sleeping giant,” ... The Department remains committed to the health and safety of the citizens of Tennessee and ensuring the success of the professionals who serve our ... Police
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -. Memphis Police Department said it has foiled one woman's plan to have her soon-to-be husband murdered,. Crystal Gadlin allegedly offered a man $40,000 to get the job done, but there's another big twist in this case. Gadlin will have to appear before a judge on charges of ... Police
We've been looking into the numbers and talking to law enforcement. Every Wednesday, U.S. Attorney General Mike Dunavant has a meeting to review every firearms offense that occurs in Memphis and Shelby County on a weekly basis. The meeting is with Memphis Police Department, Shelby County ... Police
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department is searching for a missing teen who is feared to be endangered. Police say 15-year-old Antearia Moss was dropped off at school in the 1800 block of Pennsylvania Monday morning. However, she was not at the school when it let out. She was last seen ... Police
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department confirms a man was critically injured in a shooting in the 1100 block of Jackson in North Memphis Monday night. Police responded to the scene at 8:19 p.m. where they located a man who was injured. The victim was transported to Regional One ... Police
... baby missing out of Tennessee. Zoe Jordan, 10 months old, is missing from Memphis. Nashville-area residents received an AMBER Alert to their phones just after 11 p.m. Friday night. The AMBER Alert is state-wide. TBI said Zoe was in a vehicle that was stolen in Memphis. Police responded to the stolen ... Police
Memphis Police Department said 10-month-old Zoe Jordan was inside a car that was stolen while it was running near the intersection of Malco Crossing and Riverdale Friday night. The child was found inside the car at Benoit and Cleary Drive Saturday morning. In a press conference, Memphis Police ... Police
Two officers with the Memphis Police Department's K-9 unit have been relieved of duty pending an investigation into allegations that the officers bred police dogs with their personal dogs and then attempted to sell the puppies, sources said. Sgt. Robert Covington and Officer Carl Craig have been relieved of ... Police
The existing 1955 marker at B.B. King and Adams by the Tennessee Historical Commission refers to “Forrest's early home” at the site and makes no ... the Memphis Massacre of 1866 – a three-day rampage of white mob violence against black citizens led by the all-white Memphis Police Department in ... Police
“I've noticed they've come from other counties in Tennessee and maybe out of the state, I don't know, but I think it's just wonderful the support that they're showing the respect,” said ... Bowen served with the Lebanon Police Department for five years and was a third generation member of that department. Police
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department confirmed they responded to a shots fired call at Oak Court mall in the 500 block of Oak Court Drive Monday evening around 6 p.m.. After arriving, officers concluded that there were no shooting victims. This is an ongoing investigation. We will update ... Police
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — "Nobody is telling me exactly what I need to know, and that's who did it and why," Angela Cole said. Cole is tired of waiting for answers to a question that has torn her family apart. Her son ... The Memphis Police Department says Gray's killer has no regard for human life. They say the ... Police
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Memphis Police Department is trying to determine if an overnight crime spree of three Walgreens are all connected. According to police, the first incident happened at the Walgreens store at 3100 Thomas Street around 2 a.m. A caller advised two men had broken into the store and by ... Police
The bank is in Whitehaven near Memphis International Airport. The men fled in a dark-colored Chevrolet from the bank and the car was located by police around 1:10 p.m. in the 1900 block of Winchester Road, said Brownlee. Shortly before 3 p.m., Memphis Police Department Col. Mickey Williams had said ... Police
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department confirmed a man died after a car wreck in North Memphis Sunday morning. According to the report, police responded to the crash at Brown near Willett around 5:30 a.m.. A black GMC Sierra was going eastbound on Brown when it struck a pole and a ... Police
The Marked Tree Police Department and the Marked Tree District Court are giving people a second chance to get their fines and court costs paid with an amnesty program which started Thursday. According to a post on the Marked Tree Police Department Facebook page, the department and district will ... Police
'Unacceptable': Man's body found at Memphis police impound lot more than a month after shooting ... Memphis Police Department ... In an embarrassing incident that's led to an internal investigation, Memphis police confirmed the discovery of a man's body in a van that had been taken to the department's ... Police
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department confirmed two police officer have been relieved of duty. Lt. Robert Covington and Officer Carl Craig are relieved of duty pending an investigation. Police say the investigation pertains to the Memphis Police Department's K-9 Unit investigation. Police


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