A story from one of America’s best writers on his father’s experience during WWII. #MemorialDay From Michael Matthews, Local 24 News, Memphis: This is sort of special. I know, I am supposed to give you the inside information on politics, the stuff that’s going on in the hallways at City Hall, and the Shelby CountyContinue reading “WEB EXTRA: Local 24’s Mike Matthews on Memorial Day & his father”
After hearing reports of the deputy’s actions on television, however, neighbors told KABC reporter Karen Carlson that the deputy was making it all up.
Sheriff’s officials would not say exactly what prompted them to launch an investigation. But KABC News Director Cheryl Fair said Carlson became suspicious about the differing versions of the rescue and called the Sheriff’s Department the day after the fire to ask more questions about Martinez’s account.