Billy Ray Turner, co-defendant in Lorenzen Wright’s murder, pleads guilty to gun charge

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 17, 2019 4:57 PM CT | Published: June 17, 2019 10:56 AM CT

Billy Ray Turner, co-defendant in the slaying of NBA star Lorenzen Wright, pleaded guilty to being a convicted felon in possession of a gun on Monday, June 17. The murder trial of Turner and Sherra Wright, ex-wife of Lorenzen Wright will begin Sept. 16. 


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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.

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