Pandemic sets up victims of abuse for even more terror

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 08, 2021 8:29 AM CT | Published: February 08, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Shelby County prosecutors have seen more violence in domestic violence cases during the pandemic and they worry about the number of post-pandemic disclosures of child abuse. 
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Don Wade

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.


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