Sheriff's deputy stabbed, suspect shot and killed in Downtown Memphis

By Updated: August 06, 2019 12:20 PM CT | Published: August 05, 2019 11:12 AM CT
<strong>Several Sheriff's Office deputies let a field commander through the police tape that was blocking off Poplar in the wake of an officer-involved shooting in Downtown Memphis Monday, Aug. 5.</strong> (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian)

Several Sheriff's Office deputies let a field commander through the police tape that was blocking off Poplar in the wake of an officer-involved shooting in Downtown Memphis Monday, Aug. 5. (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian)

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Shelby County Sheriff’S Office TBI Officer-Involved Shooting
Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones

Yolanda Jones covers criminal justice issues and general assignment news for The Daily Memphian. She previously was a reporter at The Commercial Appeal.

Bill Dries

Bill Dries

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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