Sheriff’s office confirms death at 201 Poplar

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 07, 2022 10:12 AM CT | Published: November 04, 2022 5:28 PM CT

Due to an ongoing investigation, the name of the inmate and the exact circumstances of the death are unknown, a spokesperson said. 


Shelby County Jail 201 Poplar Shelby County Sheriff's Office
Julia Baker

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers Memphis and Shelby County’s law enforcement agencies and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.

Public Safety on demand

Sign up to receive Public Safety stories as they’re published.

Enter your e-mail address

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.


Want to comment on our stories or respond to others? Join the conversation by subscribing now. Only paid subscribers can add their thoughts or upvote/downvote comments. Our commenting policy can be viewed here