DeSoto County sheriff: ‘Memphis is not an adversary’

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 01, 2024 7:23 PM CT | Published: April 30, 2024 9:55 PM CT

“Everybody is constantly focused on Memphis, Memphis, Memphis,” Tuggle said. “I will say something that’s probably going to shock you. The most violent criminals trying to get into our county are not coming from Memphis.”


DeSoto County DeSoto County Sheriff Thomas Tuggle
Rob Moore

Rob Moore

Rob Moore covers North Mississippi for The Daily Memphian. He holds a B.A. and an M.A. in English from The University of Memphis.

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