MEMPHIS, Tenn. | Ex-convict convicted in fatal shooting of Tennessee officer

MEMPHIS, Tenn. | Ex-convict convicted in fatal shooting of Tennessee officer

MEMPHIS, Tenn.— An ex-convict was found guilty of first-degree murder and other charges Sunday in the fatal shooting of a police officer in Memphis, Tennessee.

A jury in state court convicted Tremaine Wilbourn on Sunday in the August 2015 killing of Officer Sean Bolton. Wilbourn also was found guilty of carjacking and weapons charges, news outlets reported.
Bolton, who was white, was one of four police officers to be fatally shot in Memphis since July 2011.

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