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Teen killed in West Memphis double shooting

She and several neighbors say there were 10 to 11 gunshots, and it sounded like an automatic rifle. "Ten minutes later I heard somebody screaming, screaming like they were looking for their brother, she didn't know where he was," Glaspy said. WMPD told us the two victims were walking when they were

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-03-20 21:17:25

Woman steals waiter's tip at Memphis restaurant, video goes viral

Hear from the waiter who claims his money was stolen, along with the restaurant's manager, on FOX13 News at 5 p.m. A Facebook post is going viral in Memphis, but the people featured in it likely wish it wasn't. The post, which has been shared more than 200,000 times, reads as follows: It features tw

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-03-21 19:28:51

Manager, customers brawl at Memphis IHOP

MEMPHIS, Tenn., (WREG) -- A midnight trip to IHOP ended in chairs, dishes, and punches thrown after an employee asked a group of customers to keep it down, CBS affiliate WREG reports. Officers responded to an IHOP in Midtown, Memphis at 12:40 Friday morning for a reported assault. According to pol

WVLT.TV - 2018-03-21 05:20:00

Did 15-year-old Memphis girl leave school with sex trafficker? Search underway

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Memphis police are searching for a 15-year-old girl, and they need your help. A City Watch has been issued for Antearia Moss. Moss was dropped off at school in the 1800 block of Pennsylvania Monday morning. When school let out, Moss was nowhere to be found. She was last seen gettin

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-03-20 01:10:02

2 Mid-South cities ranked inside top 10 for most dangerous, study finds

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A new study is out and once again the City of Memphis is ranked inside the top 10 for being one of the most dangerous cities in the United States. According to NeighborhoodScout's Most Dangerous Cities - 2018, Memphis is ranked number 9 on the list and West Memphis, Arkansas, is ra

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-03-21 17:14:22

Police: Woman hires children's father to kill future husband

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 solicitation to commit first-

WMCACTIONNEWS5.COM - 2018-03-20 01:59:23

Andy Savage, Tenn. megachurch pastor, resigns following sexual assault investigation

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A pastor accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl 20 years ago has resigned from his ministerial post at a Tennessee megachurch, CBS News affiliate WREG-TV reports. Andy Savage announced his resignation Tuesday after the Highpoint Church concluded their investigation. The chur

CBS NEWS - 2018-03-21 17:59:40

Person of interest sought in southwest Memphis house fire

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A person of interest is being sought in a southwest Memphis house fire that happened on Tuesday. The incident happened at a home in the 3800 block of West Valley Circle around 6:10 p.m. The living room floor was intentionally set on fire, according to Memphis Fire Department. The t

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-03-21 22:01:35

Police: Man dies after vehicle hits a pole in South Memphis car accident

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Memphis Police Department confirms a driver died from his injuries following an accident in the 1700 block of Florida Monday morning. Police responded to the scene around 8:30 a.m. One vehicle struck a pole, and a 61-year-old man was transported to Regional One Hospital in criti


Woman On Mobility Scooter Weaves Through Busy Traffic Onto Memphis Interstate

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A woman in a mobility scooter caused a stir for drivers as she slowly careened between cars on busy Elvis Presley Boulevard and onto Interstate 55 in Memphis Friday evening. Towanna Murphy caught the incident on Facebook Live as she tried to slow down other drivers and get the woman


Sherra Wright, Billy Turner to appear in court Monday in murder case hearing

Sherra Wright, Billy Turner MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The two people charged in the murder of former Memphis Basketball star Lorenzen Wright are due back in court. Sherra Wright and Billy Turner are facing First Degree Murder charges in the 2010 murder. On Monday, we'll learn if the District Attorney's Offic


Home care worker admits to touching patient inappropriately, police say

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A Memphis man is behind bars after he reportedly admitted to inappropriately touching a disabled man at a local care home. According to police, the defendant, Depresit Bailey, worked at the facility on Gillespie when he touched the victim on the outside of the pants in mid January.


1 dead in West Memphis double shooting

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Police in West Memphis are investigating a double shooting that left one person dead. The shooting happened around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Westwood Apartments on South Avalon St. near Auburn Ave. Police say two people were shot. One was pronounced dead at the scene. The other was t

WREG - 2018-03-20 09:34:22

9-Year-Old Mississippi Boy Accused Of Shooting & Killing 13-Year-Old Sister Over Video Game

MONROE COUNTY, Miss. (localmemphis.com) - A 9-year-old Mississippi boy is accused of shooting his 13-year-old sister in the head, killing her. And apparently it was all part of an argument about a video game. It happened Saturday afternoon in Monroe County, Mississippi, two hours southeast of Memph


West Memphis man sentenced to 152 years in prison

West Memphis, Ark. - A West Memphis man has been sentenced to 152 years in prison by a Crittenden County jury. 21-year-old Jaylen Farmer was convicted of one count of attempted murder, 16 counts of unlawful discharge of a firearm from a vehicle, one count of fleeing and 18 counts of using a firearm


Memphis couple loses hundreds in rental scam

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Imagine thinking you've found the home of your dreams, only to be ripped off instead. That's what happened to one couple already struggling to get by with three young kids, including a premature newborn who's fighting for his life at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, after being born


Two people injured in shooting near Purple Haze nightclub

Memphis, Tenn. - The Memphis Police Department is investigating a shooting that's left two people in the hospital. Memphis police say the shooting happened just before 4:45 a.m. Sunday morning near Purple Haze nightclub, at the intersection of Lt. George W. Lee and Second. Officers found a man and a


Good Samaritan leads police to missing baby

A Memphis baby is safe and sound after her abduction sparked an Amber Alert and a frantic search. Memphis police said they called in every officer they could to look for 10-month-old Zoe Jordan after her mother's car was stolen with her in it. Thanks to a good Samaritan, a tip led the police to baby


Amber Alert issued for 11-month-old girl taken in stolen car, suspect identified

Danielle Brown told police she went into D-bo's to pick up an order and left her car running. Moments later, her car and child who was inside were gone. A City Watch was issued for 11-month-old Zoe Jordan. She was last seen wearing a pink onesie. The stolen car is a dark maroon 2016 Honda Civic bea


Police: Car with baby inside stolen; baby found unharmed

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Police in Tennessee say a teenager has been charged with kidnapping after a car with a baby girl inside was stolen outside a Memphis restaurant. Memphis police said on its Facebook page that 18-year-old James Williams was charged Sunday with kidnapping and theft of property. Wi