Khaylin Johnson spits on woman, punches her in liquor store


22-year-old Khaylin Johnson was involved in an altercation with Heaven Newell at the Fountain Liquor store on December 31st, 2022. Newell contacted law enforcement, stating that Johnson came into the store while she was at the mentioned location and tried to fight her. Newell went on to tell law enforcement that Johnson spat at her twice and started punching her, so they fought. Officers observed several bumps and bruises on Newell’s forehead. Newell positively identified Johnson in a six-person lineup as her assaulter. Kaylin Johnson was then taken into custody and charged with assault on May 22nd, 2024.

Kaylen Williams bites boyfriend’s chest during altercation


23-year-old Kaylen Williams was involved in a domestic incident at The Nine at Memphis on May 22nd. Williams contacted law enforcement and stated that her boyfriend, Brandon Hudson, assaulted her because she was on the phone with her sister, Kederreca Hodges. According to Williams, Hudson pushed her, picked her up, and slammed her on the bed. She stated that she tried to defend herself by biting and kicking Hudson. After kicking him, Hudson got on top of her, bit her leg, and then left. Williams informed officers that Hodges was on Facetime with her during the incident.

Officers then spoke with Hudson, who stated that Williams blocked the door so he couldn’t leave. Hudson told officers that to leave, he picked Williams up and pushed her to the ground. After being pushed to the ground, Williams got up and bit him, drawing blood from his chest. Both Williams and Hudson were taken into custody. Kaylen Williams was transported to booking and charged with domestic assault.

Erica Fulton assaults her nieces during family brawl at grandma’s house


40-year-old Erica Fulton was involved in an altercation with her niece, Gloria Carr, at her mother’s house on Manassas Street on May 22nd. Carr told officers that while Erica was visiting her mother, Carr’s grandmother, Veronica Fulton, Erica’s sister, started removing Erica’s items from her mother’s room and putting them into her car. Carr stated that this caused Erica to become upset. Carr then began arguing with Erica, which resulted in Erica hitting her with the bedroom door, starting a fight. During the fight, both Erica and Gloria struck each other. Mireyah Fulton, Erica’s other niece, advised that she tried to break up the fight, but Erica struck her as well. Officers observed all parties had various injuries. Officers spoke with Erica, who reeked of alcohol as she stated that both of her nieces jumped her. Officers determined Erica Fulton was the primary aggressor. Erica Fulton was taken into custody and charged with domestic assault.

Trinika Woodard assaults multiple officers after being found walking with no shoes or pants on


35-year-old Trinika Woodard was involved in an altercation with law enforcement on May 22nd. Officers J. Wetzel and E. Brown observed Woodard walking down Riverdale Road without shoes or pants. When they went to check on Woodard’s well-being, she pulled away from them. Officers then attempted to detain Woodard, but she grabbed Officer Brown and scratched the right side of her face. Officer Wetzel grabbed Woodard to get her off Brown, but Woodard struck him in the head. Trinika Woodard was then taken into custody and charged with two counts of assault to a first responder and resisting arrest.

Jenny Holliman caught driving stolen Chrysler 200 in 2022


35-year-old Jenny Holliman was caught driving in a stolen white Chrysler 200 on March 23rd, 2022. Officers stopped Holliman at the intersection of Cloister and Clearbrook. When officers made contact with Holliman, she was in the passenger seat with the keys in the ignition and the engine running. Officers transported Holliman to the Memphis Police Department, where she agreed to speak with investigators. Holliman was then transported to booking, where she was charged with theft of property on May 22nd, 2024.

Amber Bennett uses golf club to destroy woman’s Toyota Scion during altercation


34-year-old Amber Bennett was involved in an altercation with Jacqueline Wilkes at Bennett Avenue on May 22nd. Wilkes contacted law enforcement, stating that Bennett assaulted her and damaged her property. When officers arrived, Wilkes told them that Bennett had knocked on her door and asked her husband, Dominque (Wilkes’s son), to come outside. According to Wilkes, when Dominque didn’t come outside, Bennett ripped the Ring doorbell off the door and then used a golf club she brought to damage the windshield and hood of Wilkes’s Toyota Scion. Once Wilkes went outside to confront Bennett, Bennett ripped the gown off of Wilkes, hit her in the back of the head, and then ripped a plug out of Bennett’s hair. Dominque ran outside and separated both of them. Wilkes and Dominque left in their respective cars. When Bennett noticed Dominque had left, Wilkes said Bennett returned and threw a large rock through her food truck, damaging a hotbox food prep unit on the front porch. Amber Bennett was taken into custody and charged with assault and vandalism.

Jashanti Manning assaults boyfriend with shotgun during argument


20-year-old Jashanti Manning was involved in a domestic altercation with her boyfriend, Dorian Bonds, at his South Frence Creek Cove residence on May 21st. When deputies arrived at the mentioned location, they spoke with Manning. Manning stated that she went to Bonds’ house to hang out. While speaking to Bonds, Manning said that she brought up an incident that happened in the past, which made Bonds angry, causing him to hit her in the face multiple times. According to Manning, Bonds did this while she was holding their two-month-old child. After this, Manning went to the kitchen and grabbed two knives to protect herself. Manning, however, told deputies that she didn’t point anything at anybody. Manning went on to say that Bonds and Walter Howard both had guns in their hands. Manning stated Howard pointed the gun at her, telling her, “Don’t come near me.” After seeing this, Manning put the knives down and started looking for her phone and keys so she could leave.

Deputies later spoke with Bonds, who stated that Manning was drunk and wanted to argue about an old incident between them. Bonds told Manning that he was going to leave and that she needed to be gone when he came back because he didn’t want to argue with her. Bonds returned, and Manning was still there. He told deputies that when he came back, he was looking for money but couldn’t find it. When he asked Manning if she had seen it, she said that she had seen it in the car outside. According to Bonds, as he was walking out of the house, Manning picked up a shotgun and threatened to hit him with it. As Bonds turned around towards her, Manning hit him in the head with the bottom of the gun, causing a knot on his head.

Deputies then spoke with Howard, who stated that Manning hit him with a backpack and threw a water bottle at him. Howard admitted to pointing the gun at Manning and said that he only did so because she had two knives in her hand. Howard went on to tell law enforcement that Manning told him that she was going to have her brother come to Bonds’ house and shoot him. Through further investigation, deputies could not determine the primary aggressor, so both parties were taken into custody. Jashanti Manning was transported to booking and charged with domestic assault and aggravated assault on May 22nd.

Underage DUI: Chekira Applewhite gets drunk at Echelon Night Bar and Grill before driving


19-year-old Chekira Applewhite was seen in a 2008 tan Pontiac GT driving the wrong way on Winchester Road on May 23rd. After stopping Applewhite, officers observed that her eyes were watery and that she was slurring her words. Applewhite told officers she was drinking at the Echelon Night Bar and Grill, which led to officers requesting that she perform field sobriety tests. Applewhite consented to the sobriety tests but performed poorly and was taken into custody. While in custody, officers searched Applewhite’s car and found an open bottle of Lunazul Tequila bottle under the driver’s seat. Chekira Applewhite was taken into custody and charged with underage drinking and driving, reckless driving, and possessing an open container of alcohol while in a motor vehicle.

Sabrina Lacy tells sister “I’ll shoot you in your face”


27-year-old Sabrina Lacy was involved in an altercation with her sister Lashundra Crum at her Forest Brook Drive residence on May 10th. On April 9th, law enforcement received a report from Crum that she and Lacy got into a fight. Crum stated that Lacy told a male stranger her whereabouts and who she was with, so she got upset with her. The bad blood between the sisters resurfaced when Lacy got upset and emptied two trash cans onto the ground. When Crum saw this, she told Lacy to leave. According to Crum, as Lacy was leaving, she attempted to hit her with her car. Lacy proceeded to point a gun at her sister and stated, “I will shoot you in your face.” Sabrina Lacy was taken into custody and charged with aggravated domestic assault.

Shawna Harris steals $140 worth of makeup from CVS


35-year-old Shawna Harris was caught shoplifting at the CVS on Union Avenue on May 22nd. An employee Cortez Wells, contacted law enforcement, stating that he believed a shoplifter was inside the store. Wells informed officers that Harris entered the store with what looked like an empty black handbag. While Harris was inside the store, her bag grew increasingly larger throughout her stay. When officers arrived, they confronted Harris at the register and asked her about her purse and asked, “Will you please show me the contents of your purse?” When Harris handed Officer Dorado her purse, he found various beauty cosmetics in brand-new condition with CVS seals. The items found in Harris’s purse were valued at $139.89. Shawna Harris was taken into custody and charged with theft of property.