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  • East HS continues fight with TSSAA over player eligibility

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – – Former NBA standout Penny Hardaway gets a big win today, not on the court, but in the courtroom. He coaches Memphis East High School’s basketball team. Today, a judge ruled two star basketball players on the team can keep playing, at least for now. The Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association says the school cheated, but the school says no. This was as a crucial ruling for East High. The two time defending state champs are number […]

  • Final suspect in fraud scheme still at large

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – – U.S. Marshals are looking for Andree Artis, and they need your help. He’s wanted for counterfeiting and cashing checks stolen from mailboxes in our area . He’s one of 11 people indicted in the case and is the only one still at large. Sandra Goldstein lives in East Memphis where most of the theft happened. “It makes me angry,” said Goldstein. “You don’t expect anybody to be going through your mailbox. I mean that’s a private […]

  • Background of suspect in Lorenzen Wright’s homicide reveals violent past

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. — WREG is learning more disturbing details about the suspect charged in Lorenzen Wright’s homicide, Billy Turner. According to court documents, Billy Turner plead guilty to a number of crimes, including an attempted kidnapping in Collierville more than 20 years ago. “He seemed like he was a good guy. He really did,” said Ruthie Foster. That’s what Foster thought, until a terrifying day in 1992 when Turner allegedly tried to force her daughter into his car. Foster says […]

  • Family offering reward to catch loved one’s killer

    He was the youngest of nine brothers and sisters. His murder shocked them all.

  • Woman evicted with no eviction notice

    She didn't get an eviction notice, just a text from her landlords.

  • Thief caught on camera taking purse from unlocked car

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. — An accused car burglar was caught on camera snatching a purse from an unlocked vehicle. Car burglaries are increasing in the area, and thieves are taking advantage of easy targets. The burglary happens in an instant. A woman pulls up, gets out of her vehicle and grabs a purse from the unlocked car. Esenari Rayo was inside, dropping her daughter off at daycare while it happened. “It doesn’t take me more than ten seconds to drop her […]

  • Man arrested for injuring Germantown High School student with BB gun

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A young man has been arrested after he allegedly shot a Germantown High School student with a BB gun. 18-year-old Anthony Self has been charged with aggravated assault in the case. Police say it happened Friday afternoon around 2:30 p.m. when a female student was shot in the legs as she was walking in the student parking lot. “It’s kind of like, you’re not supposed to hit a woman. You’re not supposed to shoot a woman with […]

  • Kingsbury school monitor accused of sexual relationship with teen

    Keaton Anderson, a monitor at the teen's school, was charged with statutory rape and soliciting a minor by electronic means.

  • Hometown crowd could mean fewer tourists dollars for Liberty Bowl

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Tigers fans are excited by the news that the hometown team will be playing the Liberty Bowl, but this year’s bowl game probably won’t bring the economic boost Memphis is used too. The selection of University of Memphis means only one out-of-town team is coming in, instead of two — which means fewer tourism dollars for shops and restaurants in the city. The Liberty Bowl is a big deal for the Memphis Music shop on Beale Street. […]

  • Man makes generous offer to package thief

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – – A package was recently stolen right off a man’s porch, but this story has a twist. The victim is actually giving the thief a chance to avoid handcuffs. All the culprit has to do is bring the box back. The thief was caught on camera taking a package from Steve Yant’s Cordova home Monday. Yant posted signs around his neighborhood with a picture of the guy. The signs say “Bring my package back. Thanks!” If you […]

  • Midtown mural causing controversy

    A controversial mural in the Glenview neighborhood has a lot of people talking for all of the wrong reasons.