Here's a look at our Thursday afternoon headlines - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Here's a look at our Thursday afternoon headlines


Good afternoon!

Today at 5 p.m., standing by her man.  A woman was forced to have an emergency C-section after she was brutally beaten by her boyfriend.  WMC Action News 5's Felicia Bolton talks to the woman about why she's staying in the relationship, and has an update on the criminal investigation.

Then at 6 p.m., a maintenance supervisor for the city of Memphis was caught using city gas for personal use.   WMC Action News 5's Lauren Squires with reaction from his neighbors that may explain his behavior.

Weather/traffic update:

More heat and humidity for the rest of the week with a slight chance rain.  Meteorologist Dave Brown and Ron Childers have your complete forecast for all your weekend plans.   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.

Top headlines/trending:

  1. U of M will allow Nichols to transfer
  2. Police find malnourished teen weighing 47 pounds in roach infested home, two arrested
  3. Memphis maintenance supervisor arrested for stealing gas from city
  4. Fight at Memphis Zoo raises concerns on Free Tuesday
  5. Radio station sponsors free swimming lessons for kids, parents

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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