George Brown, WREG News Channel 3

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WREG News Channel 3

Knoxville, TN, United States

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Past articles by George:

Police: Kingston Frazier, focus of AMBER Alert, shot multiple times

Police now confirm 6-year-old Kingston Frazier was shot multiple times after he was in a car stolen from a grocery store parking lot. → Read More

Body found in Memphis field

MEMPHIS — Memphis Police officers found a man’s body in a field Friday morning. Just after midnight, the man was found in a field near Dison and E. Person. A couple driving home saw the body. Police believe the man is 50 to 60 years of age. The man had no identification on him and police aren’t saying how he may have died. → Read More

Memphis Police: U.S. mail carrier helped gang deliver drugs, part of larger bust

Police say a letter carrier with the U.S. Postal Service was helping a gang sell drugs. → Read More

1 dead, 22 hurt hurt when car drives down Times Square sidewalk; police suspect DUI

Several people have been hurt in Times Square. Early reports indicate a car drove down a sidewalk on 7th street between 42nd and 43rd. → Read More

Arrest made in murder of cell phone store employee

MEMPHIS — An arrest has been made in the murder of a cell phone store employee. Damon Johnson, 22, is charged with the murder of Rashed Awwad. Johnson is charged with second-degree murder. Awwad was shot after an argument at a Boost Mobile store Monday. → Read More

Man found shot to death in Memphis park

MEMPHIS — A man was found shot to death in a Memphis park around 7 a.m. The body was found in O.L. Cash Park. The park is near Deerskin and Ford. Family members identify the man as 51-year-old Alec Phillips. We’re told he was a hairdresser and lived with his mother not too far from the park. He was reportedly found in his car. Police say he was shot several times. → Read More

Roger Ailes, former Fox News CEO and Chairman has died

Roger Ailes has died at the age of 77. Ailes was one of the founders of Fox News as well as Chairman and CEO. → Read More

Man wanted for murder of Oxford father of five arrested

Chris Paten was taken into custody in Jackson, Mississippi. He is wanted for the murder of 31-year-old Kenya Hill in Oxford. → Read More

Fight breaks out at Arlington High graduation, and in a church no less

The fight reportedly started because one family was trying to save a seat and at least one person was not happy about that. → Read More

Memphis student arrested for sexual battery of teacher

The substitute teacher told police she was walking back from lunch when an eighth-grade student walked towards her, bumped her with his shoulder and grabbed her inappropriately. → Read More

Substitute teacher speaks out after reported sexual assault by middle school student

The substitute teacher told police she was walking back from lunch when an eighth-grade student walked towards her, bumped her with his shoulder and grabbed her inappropriately. → Read More

Suspect shot as drug warrant was being served in Southaven

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. — One person has been shot in Southaven while a drug warrant was being served. It happened near Church and Getwell. The man who was hit has been taken to a Memphis hospital. The warrant was being served by Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics. → Read More

Teen in custody, police looking for another after 14-year-old shot

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A 15-year-old male is in custody after a shooting Saturday. A 14-year-old was shot in the 4500 block of East Dearing Road. The teen is in stable condition. It appears at least one of the teens was playing with a gun. Police are still looking for another 15-year-old who they believe had the gun when it went off. → Read More

Baby wipes recalled for possible having mold on them

The concern is the wipes could contain mold. → Read More

Ohio officer overdoses when suspect’s drugs get on him

It took four doses of Narcan to save the life of a police officer in Ohio who came in contact with drugs during a traffic stop. → Read More

Memphis man sets himself on fire on Facebook Live

A Memphis man set himself on fire early Saturday morning on Facebook Live while sitting on Madison Avenue. He's in critical condition and a man who tried to help him was burned. → Read More

Man says he was pistol whipped, robbed leaving work in Cooper Young

An employee of Soul Fish was hit with a gun and robbed, A short time later a person was robbed at gunpoint near Barksdale and Jefferson. This follows a carjacking Monday at the corner of Cooper and Young. → Read More

Arrest made in murder of Memphis woman found near burned car

DESOTO COUNTY, Miss. -- An arrest has been made in the murder of a Memphis woman. The half-burned body of Lashanda Otis was found on Graves Road earlier this month. Demario Dansberry, 24, is charged with murder. Otis was shot in the head and left on the side of the road. She had three children and was reportedly two-months pregnant at the time of her death. → Read More

Ohio police officer ‘ambushed’ and killed during nursing home shooting

KIRKERSVILLE, Oh. — A police officer in Kirkersville, Ohio was shot Friday morning and later died from his injuries. Two other people were also shot. The officer was called to a shooting at a nursing home. The shooter eventually turned his gun on himself, according to police. The conditions of the officer and other two people shot is not known. → Read More

Large tree falls across Central blocking all lanes in-front of Pink Palace

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- A large tree fell Friday morning blocking all lanes of part of Central Ave. The tree fell near the gate to the Pink Palace. A car slammed into the tree. No injuries were reported. → Read More