U.S. Attorney Ritz urges patience, peace amid Tyre Nichols investigation

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 26, 2023 4:17 PM CT | Published: January 25, 2023 11:56 AM CT

“Our federal investigation may take some time,” Ritz said. “These things often do. But we will be diligent, and we will make decisions based on the facts and the law.”

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U.S. Attorney for the Western District U.S. Attorney Kevin G. Ritz
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.

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