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West Memphis

(mĕm`fĭs), city (1990 pop. 28,259), Crittenden co., NE Ark., next to the Mississippi River (there bridged to MemphisMemphis
, city (1990 pop. 610,337), seat of Shelby co., SW Tenn., on the Fourth, or Lower, Chickasaw Bluff above the Mississippi, at the mouth of the Wolf River; inc. 1826.
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, Tenn.); founded c.1910 as Bragg's Spur, inc. as a city under its present name 1927. It is a timber and cotton center with diverse industries, including the manufacture of machinery, chemicals, petroleum products, paper, and fabricated metal goods. A greyhound-racing park is there.
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A five-year-old boy was found dead inside a van that should have transported him safely to his daycare center in West Memphis, Arkansas Monday.
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The children's naked, hog-tied bodies were found a day after they'd gone cycling in the woodland - named Devil's Den - near their homes in West Memphis, Arkansas, in America's Deep South.
It's May 5, 1993 in West Memphis, Arkansas, where the bodies of Stevie Branch, Christopher Byers and Michael Moore would be found the following day in a muddy creek at Robin Hood Hills.
Telling the harrowing true story of the murder of three boys in West Memphis, Arkansas, in 1993, and how three teenagers were wrongly convicted for the killings, it is a dark corner of American history.
La verdadera historia centrada en la nueva investigacion en torno a los asesinatos, en 1993, de 3 ninos de 8 anos de edad, en la ciudad de West Memphis, Arkansas.
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