Warrant issued in tirade, threats against commissioner

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 07, 2021 11:02 AM CT | Published: June 04, 2021 6:07 PM CT

Police issued an arrest warrant Friday, June 4, on a charge of assault against the crew worker who berated and threatened Shelby County Commissioner Tami Sawyer Tuesday in Health Sciences Park. 

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Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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