Here are some of the stories we're following Wednesday morning - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Here are some of the stories we're following Wednesday morning

Good morning!!

There have been protests throughout the night in Charlotte, North Carolina after the fatal police shooting of an African-American man. Both the police officer and the person involved are African-American men. We'll tell you specifics of the case, the protests, and how 12 police officers have been injured overnight. Details with live reports all morning long on WMC Action News 5.

The Memphis City Council is considering a tax and room fee on short term rental properties like Air BnB. We'll explain the pitch this morning.

This morning Bartlett police are looking into vandalism at an elementary school. A reported $1,300 worth of damage was found at Bartlett Elementary School earlier this month. Details on this investigation this morning.

A serial burglary suspect charged this morning after police say he struck two different stores in Hickory Hill seven times in the past 19 days. The crime spree ended in an unusual arrest that was caught on camera.

Seaport Airlines has stopped all operations due to Chapter 7 Bankruptcy. The airline operated out of Signature Flight Support near the Memphis International Airport and offered service to Harrison and Hot Springs, Arkansas. We'll explain what we know about it this morning.

Weather:
It is cool and comfortable this morning with temps in the 60s this morning. Highs will be in the 80s and 90s. Details on the day and the weekend ahead. Weather and traffic no more than 7 mins away on WMC Action News 5.

Here are the top stories on wmcactionnews5.com:

School cafeteria worker quits over 'lunch shaming' of student 

Ronald and Nancy Reagan's items go to auction 

2-headed calf named Lucky born on Adair Co. farm 

Dog with brain tumor lives long enough to see his human get married 

2 new stores to open at Tanger Outlets Southaven 

We are also giving away two tickets to the Talladega Speedway for the big race next month on Friday, October 21 and Saturday, October 22!! Watch for the cue and secret word at  6am, then be the fifth caller and you win!! Join us as we get going this morning! We are live from 4:30-7am on WMC Action News 5.

Andrew Douglas
Anchor

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