Shelby County purchases old training facility for juvenile detention center

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 24, 2020 4:00 AM CT | Published: March 24, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Shelby County plans to invest more than $15 million total in purchasing and converting the facility into a juvenile detention center. 


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Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


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