DA will not seek charges against officers in Martavious Banks shooting

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 10, 2019 3:32 PM CT | Published: May 10, 2019 11:06 AM CT

Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich announced in a statement Friday she is not seeking criminal charges against any of the four Memphis police officers in the shooting of Martavious Banks last September.


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Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.

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