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Memphis police officer arrested on assault charge
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A Memphis Police officer has been relieved of duty following an allegation of domestic assault in Shelby County. Patrick Hubbard, 27, turned himself in to county authorities Tuesday following a criminal investigation into an incident that allegedly happened while he was off duty, MP
One person dead after multiple vehicle crash near the Memphis International Airport
One person is dead after a multiple vehicle crash and a vehicle fire on Tuesday night. Memphis police said. Officers said the crash happened on Shelby Drive, west of Swinnea and near the Memphis International Airport.
Go Out: Things to do in Memphis for Dec. 14-20
One of the year's most popular and joyous dance performances, the New Ballet Ensemble's "Nut Remix" returns with three performances this weekend. Featuring a guest appearance by global dance superstar and New Ballet alum Charles "Lil Buck" Riley," this 16th annual "Nut Remix" is -- like its predeces
Memphis man tried to hit DeSoto deputies with his car before being shot in the hand, officials say
Omar Paramo-Boyso, an undocumented immigrant living in Memphis, faces multiple charges in connection with an officer-involved shooting in DeSoto County Tuesday evening. DeSoto County authorities said Wednesday that Paramo-Boyso is being held in the county jail in Hernando on $21,000 bond. He is char
Man killed in fiery crash near airport identified by police
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - UPDATE:. Police identified the victim as Laurence Keith Young. Young lost control of his vehicle and went into oncoming traffic, according to police. Multiple vehicles were involved in a deadly crash near the Memphis International Airport.
1 person detained after man shot and killed in Clarksdale
CLARKSDALE, Miss. - A homicide investigation is underway in Clarksdale after a man was shot and killed Monday night. According to the Coahoma County Coroner, Kevin Robinson, 31, was killed Monday night on 9th Street.
Man wanted by police for armed robbery at Memphis gas station
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Police are searching for a man who they say robbed a Memphis gas station armed with a gun. Investigators said the incident happened Monday around 9 p.m. at the Circle K on South Highland Street.
New Report Says Shelby County's Juvenile Court System Remains Deeply Flawed
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - Shelby County leaders are weighing in and promising changes after a scathing federal report on the juvenile court of Memphis and Shelby County.
MPD Officer Relieved Of Duty, Charged With Domestic Violence Assault
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - A Memphis Police officer is relieved of duty, accused of domestic violence assault. Memphis Police say they were informed by the Shelby County Sheriff's Office, that a warrant was issued for 27-year-old Patrick Hubbard, a Memphis Police Officer.
UPDATE: Two earthquakes hit Meigs County near Watts Bar this morning
UPDATE: The U.S. Geological Survey and TVA confirm that there were two earthquakes this morning near Watts Bar Nuclear Plant in Meigs County. TVA and USGS officials say a second magnitude 3.3 earthquake — an aftershock of the first one that shook Meigs County around 4:14 a.m. — struck a few minutes
Memphis hotel shooting leaves 1 dead, suspect charged
A Memphis man was charged Monday with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a man at the Garden Inn hotel on American Way. According to a Memphis Police affidavit, Travis Haynes, 31, was identified by a witness as the person responsible for the shooting and killing of Jeremy Robinson.
Mississippi mayor facing up to 100 years in prison for embezzlement charges
JONESTOWN, Miss. - The mayor of one Mississippi town could be facing 100 years behind bars if convicted of embezzlement charges. Jonestown Mayor Kenneth Lester was arrested Sunday after state authorities said he embezzled residents’ water bill payments and a city police firearm.
Weathersbee: Why should Shelby County foot sewage costs for people who don't want to live there?
Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris knows the county will struggle to pay for its future if it keeps paying expenses for people who don't want to live there. And that’s part of what influenced his administration to ditch a plan to build a $35 million wastewater treatment plant, as well as increase fees o
Part of Hwy-385 closed due to 2 accidents
Part of Highway 385 is currently closed while Shelby County Sheriff's Office works multiple accidents with injuries. Download the FOX13 Memphis app to receive alerts from breaking news in your neighborhood.
Four Memphis City Council Absent As Other Members Met Tuesday
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - Drama and bad blood lingered at the Memphis City Council. Tuesday morning, six members met and voted on some items with four council members absent.
Search Underway For Suspects Who Shot Off-Duty MPD Officer Monday Night
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - Memphis Police are searching for the gunmen who they say shot an off-duty officer Monday night. It happened near McLemore and Willet. The officer drove to Memphis Fire Station #14 in the 900 block of McLemore to get help. He was taken to Regional One in non-critic
Former MPD officer, man indicted for conspiring to commit multiple robberies, kidnapping
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A former Memphis police officer was indicted for several federal criminal civil rights violations, according to the Department of Justice. Officials said former MPD officer Sam Blue and Anthony Davis, his co-conspirator, conspired to deprive people of civil rights by “injuring, oppr
Man charged with murder following shooting near airport Monday
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The suspect accused of killing another man inside the lobby of a motel near the airport has been charged with first-degree murder. Travis Haynes was also charged with being a convicted felon in possession of a gun.
LeBron James Gives Fan The Shoes Off Of His Feet Following Memphis Victory
A LeBron James fan got a special gift from the Laker when he gave her a pair of shoes. Following a Sunday victory over the Memphis Grizzlies, James gifted the player exclusive "Court Purple" Nike LeBron 16s he'd worn during the game to Grizzlies equipment manager Brian'e Miller, according to Sole Co
Woman on the run after stealing from Memphis church as Sunday service ended
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A woman is on the run after stealing from a church as Sunday service ended. Surveillance video shows the woman getting away with guitars and computers at the Whitten Baptist Church in Memphis.