Federal crime initiative results in more than 60 local arrests, AG William Barr says

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 21, 2020 5:30 PM CT | Published: October 21, 2020 3:13 PM CT

U.S. Attorney General William Barr said Wednesday, Oct. 21, that 5,500 arrests have been made nationwide, including 66 in Memphis, as part of Operation LeGend, an initiative designed to help curb violent crime in select cities.

Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones covers criminal justice issues and general assignment news for The Daily Memphian. She previously was a reporter at The Commercial Appeal.


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