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More allegations against Robert Lipscomb, City Council and paramedic positions, Gas prices drop considerably

Good Tuesday morning!

Here are some of the stories we're working on for you this Tuesday morning:

More allegations of sex crimes, from numerous people against a former top leader of Memphis. Robert Lipscomb has resigned as Investigators look into these accusations.It's a story that is not going away and in fact it's getting bigger and broader. The latest information in a live report this morning on WMC.

There could be heated discussions at Memphis city council today over reports of paramedic positions being cut at 20 fire stations. Details this morning on what could be ahead at Memphis City hall.

You'll find yourself spending less money at the gas station this morning.Gas prices are dropping across the Mid-South. In Mississippi, Southaven and Olive Branch are seeing gas under two bucks. We'll highlight some of the lowest prices on WMC.
New developments in the execution style shooting death of a Texas Deputy. Court documents show the accused shooter was ruled mentally incompetent to stand trial in 2012, after he was charged with a different crime. The latest from investigators this morning..

You can buy guns this weekend tax free in Mississippi. Friday marks the beginning of the state's annual Second Amendment sales tax holiday. Details this morning on WMC.

A widespread crime scene as Memphis police search for armed robbers who reportedly crashed and then ran away. The armed robbery happened at the Circle K on Hacks Cross and Winchester Road. At one point police shutdown parts of Kirby road and Highway 385. MPD had chopper in the air to find at least one person. We'll tell you what happened on WMC this morning.

Weather update:
Mostly sunny today highs in the lower 90s...lows in the lower 70s. Details on the day ahead and the week, plus a look at the weekend with Weather on the 5s on WMC Action News 5 every 10 mins.

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