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Police identify man killed after crashing motorcycle in Memphis
MEMPHIS, Tenn.-UPDATE 9:08 A.M.Police have identified the Memphis man killed as John Kendall Roper, 25.
Argument leaves man dead in South Memphis
Memphis Police ? investigating a shooting in the 500 block of Cambridge in South Memphis. One person shot went to the hospital in critical condition.pic.twitter.com/ioSDPlcTUq— Jeremy Pierre FOX13 (@JeremypierreFOX)August 18, 2018
High Speed Chase in Helena-West Helena
The HWHPD says Adams is wanted for questioning about a burglary at EZ Pawn. Police say he has an active warrant with the HWHPD and possible pending charges of aggravated assault on an officer, careless and prohibited driving, failure to comply, and possession of a controlled substance.
Man in custody after firing multiple shots, injuring 4 people in West Memphis
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark.- A man is in custody after firing multiple shots at a vehicle in West Memphis, injuring four people.
1 Injured, 1 Arrested in West Memphis Shooting
Prior to officers arriving to the scene, the victim, William Stokes, 25, was transported to Regional One by a private vehicle.
West Memphis shooting sends one person to hospital
(FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — One person was shot and taken to Regional One after a shooting in broad daylight Friday.The shooting happened around 4 p.m. on Missouri Street in West Memphis.West Memphis Police Capt. Joe Baker said one person is in custody. He did not have a
Remembering Aretha Franklin, The Queen of Soul
On August 16th, Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul passed away at 76. Franklin was born in Memphis, Tennessee on March 25, 1942. We can thank her father, Rev. C. L. Franklin, for exposing Aretha to the world of gospel music. She began singing in her father’s Detroit Baptist church, undoubtedly where
FC City Council meets Tuesday
The Forrest City City Council is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m., Tuesday, at city hall.According to the agenda, the council will open bids on striping for city streets.Under new business, the council will discuss the possibility of the Lee County Cooperative Clinic opening a satellite clinic in the for
1 person killed after crashing motorcycle in Memphis
MEMPHIS, Tenn.- A person died after crashing their motorcycle in Memphis.According to police, the motorcyclist crashed on Knight Arnold and Lamar Avenue around 9 p.m. Friday.The driver was transported to Regional One in critical condition, but police said the victim did not survive their injuries.
Gas leak forces evacuations in Walls, Mississippi
WALLS, Miss. — A neighborhood in Mississippi was evacuated on Friday.According to the Desoto County Sheriff’s Office, residents were asked to leave their homes in the area of Mallard Park due to a gas leak.Authorities have not released any additional details at this time.
Teen indicted for killing two former Kingsbury High students
Antonio Turner is charged in the deaths of Nicholas Millican, 18, and Audrea Reed, 17, who were shot multiple times on Feb. 9 of 2018.
$2,000 reward offered after family’s dog taken in burglary
CRITTENDEN COUNTY, Ark. – Investigators are offering a reward of up to $2,000 after a family’s dog was taken during a burglary Wednesday morning.
Shooter in custody, police investigating shooting on popular West Memphis street
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark.- West Memphis police said a shooter is in custody after an apparent shooting in West Memphis.Police are investigating the massive scene in the heart of the city.A viewer sent in several photos of the scene, as police have a large area surrounding the shooting on North Missouri Str
Water bill hikes, 'impropriety actions': Missing money triggers questions at Cotton Plant meeting
Before the meeting, Cotton Plant Mayor, Willard Ryland prayed for civility. At that point, you could cut the tension with a knife. Residents wanted to discuss not only the money missing from the department but also, what they called, “unreasonably high water bills."
Police: Man shot, killed in Forrest City
Forrest City, Ark. — The Forrest City Police Department is investigating a homicide that happened Saturday morning.Forrest City police say a 41-year-old man was shot at the corner of N. Powell Street & Williams Avenue.He was pronounced dead at the hospital.A source tells WREG that the victim has bee
Police seize $1,900, guns and stolen blank checks after suspect hides behind air conditioner
“If I see that [expletive], I’m a run from him. With that kind of record, I don’t even want him around here,” said Young’s uncle, James Price.
Helena West-Helena police investigating possible murder-suicide
Helena West-Helena, Ark. — The Helena West-Helena Police Department is investigating a possible murder-suicide.Police say a man named Cornell Henry called police at around 6:30 a.m. and said he was going to kill his 20-year-old girlfriend and himself. He later went on Facebook live saying that he ha
15-year-old student arrested for trying to sell ‘Molly' pills at school
Police contacted the school’s assistant principal, who found more than a dozen “multi-colored pills” in the student’s possession. The pills were hidden inside the top of the student’s left sock, police said.
Two Bodies Found in Car Pulled from Mississippi River
"The white car pulled up behind us, but all of a sudden he just spun out real fast and went back up the road," they said.
New anticipated Cash Saver grocery store opens in South Memphis
SOUTH MEMPHIS, Tenn.- The long-anticipated arrival of Cash Saver is here, as the grocery store opened in South Memphis.