Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:04 AM EDT2014-09-02 09:04:58 GMT
(WMC) - A Southaven man providing day care services at his home is now accused of another sex crime. Richard Marsee was charged last week with fondling a child in the same house where he cared for children.More >>
A Southaven man providing day care services at his home is now charged with another sex crime.
Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:02 AM EDT2014-09-02 09:02:50 GMT
(WMC) - Another Memphis neighborhood is worried about vicious dogs roaming the streets. One person who lives in the area around Spottswood Avenue and S. Highland Street says at lest 10 cats and three smallMore >>
One person who lives in the area around Spottswood Avenue and S. Highland Street says at lest 10 cats and three small dogs have become attack victims.More >>
MEMPHIS, TN -
(WMC-TV) - Memphis police are investigating after a body was found near a South Memphis intersection.
Neighbors say the body was found at an abandoned building in the area of Hernando Road and Whitmore Road. It is an old, rotten property they have been complaining about.
The body was found around 11 a.m. Thursday.
"My condolences go out to the family as soon as they find out who that is," said Sara Gibson, who lives in South Memphis.
Neighbors worry the dead may have been dumped there, just like the old tires, furniture, and garbage.
A sources says there are no signs of foul play.
But where the body was found happens to be on land the fire department and Environmental Protection Agency have been investigating and consider officially contaminated.
Sara Gibson and Hattie Thompson say they have been hounding city and county officials about the mess on the property for years. They hope something will be done about it before someone else turns up dead.
The county says they have been working to gain the legal power to clean up the area for weeks. The owner of the property is deceased. The case is in environmental court,
The mayor's spokesman says, "There will be a remedy."
Friday, July 25 2014 3:19 PM EDT2014-07-25 19:19:10 GMT
(WMC) – A prostitution sting was conducted at a Southaven hotel Thursday. As a result, the following 12 people were arrested: Preston K. Mitchell, 52, Memphis, Tenn., charged with procuring prostitutionMore >>
A prostitution sting was conducted at a Southaven hotel Thursday. Twelve people were arrested.More >>