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Tremaine Wilbourn indicted for murder of Officer Sean Bolton

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Tremaine Wilbourn

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Tremaine Wilbourn has been indicted for first degree-murder in the shooting death of Memphis Officer Sean Bolton.

Wilbourn was also indicted for carjacking, using a gun during a felony and being a convicted felon in possession of a handgun.

He is being held on a $10 million bond.

Bolton was shot and killed as he approached Wilbourn’s car August 1, 2015 in the 4800 block of Summerlane Ave.

Investigators say Wilbourn ran and carjacked a man at gunpoint.

Two days later, Wibourn turned himself in and was identified by the carjacking victim.

He also faces federal charges, including carjacking, felony possession of ammunition and violation of supervised release.

 

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