What we're working on Friday afternoon - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

What we're working on Friday afternoon

Weather/traffic update:

The calendar hasn't marked the start of summer, but the temperature is already there. It's hot! Meteorologist Ron Childers and Spenser Denton have your weekend forecast and our next chances for rain. And traffic tracker, Janeen Gordon will tell you the areas to avoid on your evening commute. Tune into WMC Action News 5 at 4 p.m., 5 p.m., and 6 p.m. for the latest weather and traffic.

Here's a look at what we're working on:

Today at 5:00, a toddler left home alone is recovering for malnutrition and dehydration at the hospital. WMC Action News 5's  Lauren Squires has details on what happened to the parents and what's next in the investigation. Then at 6:00, a real talker: a woman pretending to be black discovered after rising in the ranks of a local chapter of the NAACP. WMC Action News 5's Kontji Anthony gets local reaction to this national story.

Top headlines/trending:

"A Piece of Burger" viral video star is in police custody

Man killed in I-55 crash with baby identified

Bennett Elementary teacher 'relieved of her duties' after posting about McKinney incident

Lawyer charged with hiring hitman, indicted for poisoning wife

13-year-old injured in possible shark attack at Ocean Isle Beach


This is Ursula Madden inviting you to join us this afternoon for WMC Action News 5 at 4 p.m., 5 p.m., and 6 p.m.!
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