Memphis Police "Crime of the Week"




Every week, the Memphis Police Department alerts the media of a major unsolved crime that requires assistance from the public to solve. People are urged to call Crime Stoppers at 528-CASH, submit an online tip here, or text tips by sending "AWARD" to 274637. If the tip leads to an arrest, the tipster may be eligible to receive up to $1,000.

The Memphis Police are seeking a suspect in the murder of 60-year-old Adam Clayton. Clayton's body was discovered around 8:20 p.m. on Saturday, March 5th wrapped in a blanket near the area of Plant and Boxtown Roads near T.O. Fuller State Park. Clayton had a wound on his head. Police were alerted to come to the area through a 911 call. The MPD's Homicide Unit is seeking tips on a possible suspect.

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