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Another Shooting At College Grove Apartments
Another Shooting At College Grove Apartments

Around 9:00 o'clock Friday morning (9/7/2018), Murfreesboro Police rushed to a shooting call at the intersection of North Highland Avenue and Eventide Drive. Once on the scene, they found a male victim with gunshot wounds.

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Man arrested for unlawful use of 9-1-1
Man arrested for unlawful use of 9-1-1

A Lascassas Pike man was accused of unlawfully using the 9-1-1 line in Murfreesboro. Police say he called dispatch and advised them that he had been shot. He then called back to say he was "shot at" and not shot.

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Izaiha Deshon Gleaves Turned Himself In
Izaiha Deshon Gleaves Turned Himself In

UPDATE: On Tuesday 18-year-old Izaiha Deshon Gleaves turned himself in to the booking offic(e at the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center.

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Saturday Night Fatal Shooting at 711 North Maney
Saturday Night Fatal Shooting at 711 North Maney

On Saturday, September 1, 2018 at approximately 11:19 P.M. a call of a shooting at 711 North Maney Avenue was received by dispatch.

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Domestic Shooting Sunday Morning On E. Vine St.
Domestic Shooting Sunday Morning On E. Vine St.

Murfreesboro Police were called to a second shooting, about 3-hours after investigating a fatality and only a few blocks from the earlier call. At 1:49 Sunday morning a call of a shooting at 618 East Vine Street was received.

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UPDATE: Kirkwood Ave. Man Convicted on Sexual Related Charges Against 9 Year Old
UPDATE: Kirkwood Ave. Man Convicted on Sexual Related Charges Against 9 Year Old

A 30-year old Kirkwood Avenue man has been convicted on sexual battery by an authority figure charges in Murfreesboro...

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Big Rig Donated by Bridgestone to the City of Murfreesboro
Big Rig Donated by Bridgestone to the City of Murfreesboro

A big rig semi-truck that was donated to the City of Murfreesboro will be utilized by voth the fire department as well as police. Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue Chief Mark Foulks told WGNS...

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Murfreesboro POLICE BEAT
Murfreesboro POLICE BEAT

The Murfreesboro POLICE BEAT shows several incidences involving vehicles. NewsRadio WGNS reports the incidences to give the public ideas on ways to avoid being a victim.

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THREATS MADE--Police Watching Area Closely
THREATS MADE--Police Watching Area Closely

Murfreesboro Police responded to a "shots fired" call at 1325 Wenlon Drive. Once on the scene, residents told police about an "order of protection" that had been served earlier on a boyfriend at that address.

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Break-In To Restaurant Near MTSU
Break-In To Restaurant Near MTSU

Murfreesboro Police are investigating the break-in and burglary to The Boulevard restaurant. Shortly before 8:00 o'clock Thursday morning, the chief cook found a window broken and entry into the Middle Tennessee Boulevard eatery.

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Drug Manufacturing Charges Filed after Search Warrant Executed in Murfreesboro
Drug Manufacturing Charges Filed after Search Warrant Executed in Murfreesboro

22-Year-old Andre M. Griesinger of Lascassas Pike has been arrested by Murfreesboro Police on multiple charges of manufacturing or selling illegal drugs.

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Murfreesboro Suspect to face Felony Child Abuse Charges
Murfreesboro Suspect to face Felony Child Abuse Charges

A man wanted by police on felony child abuse charges has been apprehended in Murfreesboro. Officers say when they arrived at the apartment to locate Tamontez Grandberry, he was found hiding in a closet.

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Person in Crisis on St. Andrews Drive
Person in Crisis on St. Andrews Drive

A large police presence at a St. Andrews Drive apartment complex snarled traffic and raised curiosity Monday morning.

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Alleged Gang Member Arrested - Stolen Handgun Recovered in Murfreesboro
Alleged Gang Member Arrested - Stolen Handgun Recovered in Murfreesboro

The Murfreesboro Police Gang Unit was sitting outside of an apartment complex when they saw a subject whom they recognized as a gang member of the Gangster Disciples, according to a police arrest report.

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Pedestrian Killed on S. Church Street
Pedestrian Killed on S. Church Street

Murfreesboro Police FACT investigators are looking into a crash which resulted in a pedestrian killed on South Church Street.

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Murder on Ewing Blvd. at East State
Murder on Ewing Blvd. at East State

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a murder. It happened Monday around 9pm near East Street and Ewing Boulevard.

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Murfreesboro's  Drew Cronin Stabbed To Death
Murfreesboro's Drew Cronin Stabbed To Death

Around 11:10 Saturday evening, Murfreesboro Police responded to a stabbing call. Upon arrival officers found a wounded adult male lying in the parking area of 338 Jackson Street.

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MPD Detective Shot in Leg
MPD Detective Shot in Leg

A Murfreesboro Police Detective was shot in the leg while working with other officers in execution of a search warrant.

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5-Car Crash Slows Wednesday Morning Traffic On Broad
5-Car Crash Slows Wednesday Morning Traffic On Broad

Murfreesboro Police answered a multi-vehicle fender bender call around 7:00 o'clock Wednesday morning on Northwest Broad Street, between the Stones River and Thompson Lane. Five cars were involved, and one received significant damage.

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Fatal Crash at Middle Tennessee and Lascassas
Fatal Crash at Middle Tennessee and Lascassas

A crash at the intersection of West Clark Boulevard - Middle Tennessee Boulevard and Lascassas Highway claims the life of a 61-year old Murfreesboro man.

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Local Chicken Bandit Sought
Local Chicken Bandit Sought

The search is on in Murfreesboro for a chicken bandit.

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Duo Face Drug Charges After Stopped for Stolen Vehicle
Duo Face Drug Charges After Stopped for Stolen Vehicle

Two Murfreesboro women are behind bars after being stopped by local police in an alleged stolen vehicle.

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Prostitution Investigation Lands Two in Jail
Prostitution Investigation Lands Two in Jail

A 46-year old Antioch man and a 23-year old Smyrna woman have been arrested for promoting prostitution at the Quality Inn on South Church Street in Murfreesboro.

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Arrest After Alleged Drug Manufacturing in Local Motel
Arrest After Alleged Drug Manufacturing in Local Motel

A 30-year old Murfreesboro man has been arrested by local police after receiving an anonymous call saying drugs were being manufactured and sold out of the Regal Inn on South Church Street.

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Indecent Exposure at Campus Crossings
Indecent Exposure at Campus Crossings

A 20-year old resident of Campus Crossings reports to Murfreesboro Police a man exposed himself to her.

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Pickup Game at Old Fort Park Leads to Robbery
Pickup Game at Old Fort Park Leads to Robbery

A 20-year old Wedgewood Street man is robbed by two men after playing a pickup game of basketball with them at Old Fort Park.

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La Vergne Man Robbed at Gun Point at 'Boro Apartment Complex
La Vergne Man Robbed at Gun Point at 'Boro Apartment Complex

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an aggravated robbery at gun point that occurred at a Willowbrook Drive apartment complex.

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Road Rage Incident at Memorial/East Clark Intersection
Road Rage Incident at Memorial/East Clark Intersection

A road rage incident is being looked into by Murfreesboro Police that happened near the intersection of Memorial and East Clark Boulevards.

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Missing Murfreesboro Woman Found
Missing Murfreesboro Woman Found

Murfreesboro Police have found a missing woman last seen on Fairfax Drive.

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MFRD and MPD coordinate safety efforts for Fourth of July
MFRD and MPD coordinate safety efforts for Fourth of July

As the Fourth of July approaches, Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department and Murfreesboro Police Department are coordinating efforts to keep our community safe.

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Murfreesboro Police to Carry Narcan
Murfreesboro Police to Carry Narcan

The drug has been a life saving tool over the years in preventing deaths on heroin overdose calls. Murfreesboro Police Chief Michael Bowen stated...

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2015 Murder in Murfreesboro Headed to Court This Year
2015 Murder in Murfreesboro Headed to Court This Year

A 2015 murder case will go to trial in Murfreesboro on October 18, 2018. District Attorney Jennings Jones stated...

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Congratulations MPD Sergeant Justin Lemanski
Congratulations MPD Sergeant Justin Lemanski

The Murfreesboro Police Department is pleased to announce the graduation of Sergeant Justin Lemanski from the Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command.

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Saturday Murder In Reid Alley--Suspect Arrested!
Saturday Murder In Reid Alley--Suspect Arrested!

Shortly after 1:00 o'clock Saturday afternoon, Murfreesboro Police responded to a call of a shooting at 532 Reid Alley. Upon arrival patrol officers found a male shooting victim unresponsive outside the residence.

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Peace Officers Memorial Day Services
Peace Officers Memorial Day Services

On Thursday the Murfreesboro Police Department held the Annual Peace Officers Memorial Day Service at the new headquarters building on Highland Avenue. A massive marble memorial to the fallen officers was unveiled in a special garden beside the entrance to the new facility.

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Man accused of raping 85 year old Murfreesboro woman due in court Friday
Man accused of raping 85 year old Murfreesboro woman due in court Friday

The man has been charged with 2 counts of aggravated robbery, 2 counts of robbery in concert with two or more persons, assault with bodily injury, theft, 6 counts of aggravated rape and 1 count of aggravated robbery.

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Antonio Starnes Charged With University St. Shooting
Antonio Starnes Charged With University St. Shooting

Murfreesboro Police have arrested 40-year old Antonio Starnes in connection with last Thursday's (5/3/2018) early morning shooting on University Street.

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Moving Trucks at Murfreesboro Police S. Church Headquarters
Moving Trucks at Murfreesboro Police S. Church Headquarters

The move is underway for Murfreesboro Police. The weeks long process of moving from their South Church Street headquarters to their new state of the art facility on Highland Avenue is underway.

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UPDATE: Early Morning Shooting on S. University
UPDATE: Early Morning Shooting on S. University

The search for a suspect in the early morning shooting of a man on South University Street at Reid Alley continues.

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Aggravated Assault at Memorial Walgreens
Aggravated Assault at Memorial Walgreens

A 49-year old Jackson, Tennessee, woman fought off a would-be armed attacker in the Walgreen's parking lot at the corner of Memorial Boulevard and Thompson Lane.

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Man Shot at While Driving on East Vine at Maney
Man Shot at While Driving on East Vine at Maney

A 32-year old Reed Avenue man reported to Murfreesboro Police he was shot at while driving at the intersection of East Vine Street at Maney Avenue.

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Victim Finds Bullet Holes in Car at The Grove
Victim Finds Bullet Holes in Car at The Grove

A resident of The Grove on Journey Drive found a surprise first thing in the morning - his vehicle had been hit by bullets.

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Fatal Crash on N. Thompson Lane
Fatal Crash on N. Thompson Lane

A fatal crash takes the life of a Murfreesboro man on North Thompson Lane near the Stone River National Battlefield.

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Public Gets First Look at New Murfreesboro Police Headquarters
Public Gets First Look at New Murfreesboro Police Headquarters

The public got their first chance to see the new Murfreesboro Police headquarters on Highland Avenue. The city held a special community viewing event on Sunday (April 29th).

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Shots Fired Investigation on Poplar Avenue at Ridgely Drive
Shots Fired Investigation on Poplar Avenue at Ridgely Drive

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a shots fired call near the intersection of Poplar Avenue at Ridgely Drive.

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Arapaho Drive Man Charged with Aggravated Animal Abuse
Arapaho Drive Man Charged with Aggravated Animal Abuse

A 34-year old Arapaho Drive man has been arrested by Murfreesboro Police and charged with aggravated animal abuse.

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UPDATE: Double Murder Suspect from Texas Arrested in Murfreesboro
UPDATE: Double Murder Suspect from Texas Arrested in Murfreesboro

UPDATE: We have more news on a double murder suspect out of Texas who was arrested in Murfreesboro.

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Authorities Targeting Those Texting and Driving
Authorities Targeting Those Texting and Driving

Drivers will notice more officers than usual patrolling on Interstate 24 and U.S. Highway 41/70 South throughout Rutherford County.

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UPDATE: SILVER ALERT Cancelled for Howard Wayne Patton
UPDATE: SILVER ALERT Cancelled for Howard Wayne Patton

Murfreesboro Police issued a silver alert for a missing 72-year old local man, who has now been found. Howard Wayne Patton was last seen yesterday at Sal's Pizza on North Thompson Lane, where employees called police due to his appearing disoriented. Again, authorities report he's been found.

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Middle Tennessee Boulevard Man Arrested for Fleeing
Middle Tennessee Boulevard Man Arrested for Fleeing

A 27-year old Middle Tennessee Boulevard man was charged with felony evading - among other charges - after allegedly leading Murfreesboro Police on a chase through downtown streets.

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Second Murder Suspect Apprehended in Murfreesboro
Second Murder Suspect Apprehended in Murfreesboro

A second man wanted for an out-of-state murder charge was apprehended Monday in Rutherford County.

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Shots fired at local apartment complex
Shots fired at local apartment complex

Four to five shots were heard at "The Blue Apartments" at 2707 South Rutherford Boulevard in Murfreesboro around 8:00 Tuesday night (4/3/18).

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U.S. Secret Service Swarms Home on Forrest Pointe Drive in Murfreesboro
U.S. Secret Service Swarms Home on Forrest Pointe Drive in Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro Police confirmed that they were assisting the United States Secret Service at the address on Wednesday...

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Missing OHS 17-Year Old Home and Safe
Missing OHS 17-Year Old Home and Safe

Molly Spies walked into the Murfreesboro Police Department early Saturday morning. She had been missing for 10-days.

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STILL Missing  - Endangered Teen in Murfreesboro
STILL Missing - Endangered Teen in Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro Police Officer Amy Norville told WGNS on Thursday (3/15/18) morning that detectives are still following up on local leads in a case of a missing teenage girl.

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NOTICE: Medical Alert: Cancelled--Man Found!
NOTICE: Medical Alert: Cancelled--Man Found!

Murfreesboro Police have cancelled the "MEDICAL ALERT" for 37-year old Josh Michael Londre'. He was located in Nashville and is now receiving medical treatment.

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"NOT QUITE" Bank Robbery Friday Morning

Have you heard of a "not quite" bank robbery? US Bank on Memorial experienced one on Friday morning.

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UPDATE: Unattended Death near Blackman Elementary School
UPDATE: Unattended Death near Blackman Elementary School

We now know the name of the woman found dead near Blackman Elementary School over the weekend.

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Deceased Woman Found Near West College Street and Hope Way
Deceased Woman Found Near West College Street and Hope Way

The body of a deceased woman was found in Murfreesboro. Murfreesboro Police PIO Amy Norville tells NewsRadio WGNS Saturday, officers responded to a call of a possible lifeless body on Hope Way just off West College Street.

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Operation Candy Crush Closes 23 Stores Allegedly Selling Cannabidiol Products
Operation Candy Crush Closes 23 Stores Allegedly Selling Cannabidiol Products

Twenty-three stores in Rutherford County have been padlocked after authorities allegedly bought candy that contained a form of marijuana.

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Overturned Semi on Thompson Lane Snarls AM Drive Traffic
Overturned Semi on Thompson Lane Snarls AM Drive Traffic

A tractor trailer has overturned in Murfreesboro on Thompson Lane, causing a delay for morning commuters.

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Preliminary Hearing for Man Charged with Rape of 85-year old Woman
Preliminary Hearing for Man Charged with Rape of 85-year old Woman

A preliminary hearing was held in the alleged aggravated rape and aggravated robbery of an 85-year old Murfreesboro woman.

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TBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Murfreesboro
TBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Murfreesboro

At the request of 16th District Attorney General Jennings Jones, TBI Special Agents continue to investigate the circumstances of an officer-involved shooting late Sunday (1/28/18) morning in Murfreesboro.

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Jesse Caldwell Arrested
Jesse Caldwell Arrested

A Murfreesboro man has been charged with stealing guns from a Shelbyville home.

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63 Year old man charged with
63 Year old man charged with "Aggravated Sexual Battery" of a teen

Around 5:30 Tuesday (1/23/18) morning, Murfreesboro Police responded to an attempted rape call on Shearron Ct off of Middle Tennessee Boulevard. Once on the scene they spoke with the reported 17 year old victim.

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UPDATE: Man who allegedly tried to gouge nurses' eyes out faces multiple charges
UPDATE: Man who allegedly tried to gouge nurses' eyes out faces multiple charges

The 36 year old Memphis, Tennessee man arrested in Murfreesboro after allegedly trying to gouge the eyes of a nurse out at Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital is also facing charges elsewhere.

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Indiana Man Found Deceased at S. Church Store
Indiana Man Found Deceased at S. Church Store

A 57-year old Fort Payne, Indiana, man was found deceased inside the sleeper section of his truck at the Pilot on South Church Street.

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Memphis Man Charged with Assaulting Hospital Nurse
Memphis Man Charged with Assaulting Hospital Nurse

A 36-year old Memphis man is charged with assaulting a nurse at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital.

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Winter Driving Tips from Murfreesboro Police Department
Winter Driving Tips from Murfreesboro Police Department

Winter weather driving tips from Murfreesboro Police.

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Should Child Sex Offenders Go Unpunished?
Should Child Sex Offenders Go Unpunished?

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an alleged rape of a female by her step father. Will Tennessee's statutes of limitations let this sexual offender roam freely? E-mail your thoughts anonymously to WGNS.

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Greenland Drive Man Charged with Unlawful Possession of a Weapon
Greenland Drive Man Charged with Unlawful Possession of a Weapon

A 19-year old Greenland Drive man has been charged with unlawful possession of a weapon by Murfreesboro Police following his arrest.

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Alleged Sexual Assault at Murfreesboro Apartment
Alleged Sexual Assault at Murfreesboro Apartment

A 25-year-old woman was sexually assaulted while walking to her Westbury Farms apartment on Wednesday morning...

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The 1991 murder and disappearance of Pam Miracle in Murfreesboro
The 1991 murder and disappearance of Pam Miracle in Murfreesboro

Pam Miracle was a nursing assistant at Boulevard Terrace nursing center in Murfreesboro when she disappeared in 1991.

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Water Damage Delays Police Move-In Date, Hiring More!
Water Damage Delays Police Move-In Date, Hiring More!

The move-in date for the new Murfreesboro Police headquarters has been delayed about a month due to water damage.

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Keep Valuables OUT OF SIGHT!
Keep Valuables OUT OF SIGHT!

Even though the holidays are behind us, keep valuables out of sight in your car.

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Hit and Run
Hit and Run

Murfreesboro Police are seeking help from the public on a hit and run of a 21 year old Westmoreland resident.

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Hundreds of Child Porn Images Found on Cellphone in Murfreesboro - Man Sentenced
Hundreds of Child Porn Images Found on Cellphone in Murfreesboro - Man Sentenced

"Hundreds of images of child pornography, from toddlers to pre-teen, were immediately found on Mr. Costales cellphone."

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DomesticViolence Call: Gunnerson Avenue
DomesticViolence Call: Gunnerson Avenue

Murfreesboro Police rushed to multiple living units at 1014 Gunnerson Avenue to answer a domestic violence call.

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Magnolia Drive Men Facing Drug Charges
Magnolia Drive Men Facing Drug Charges

Two men, ages 40 and 20, of Magnolia Drive, are facing various drug charges after a stop by Murfreesboro Police.

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Shots Fired on Chaffin Place
Shots Fired on Chaffin Place

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a shots fired call on Chaffin Place. It happened Saturday night just before 1am at Motel 6.

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UPDATE: The status of Murfreesboro Police Motorcycles
UPDATE: The status of Murfreesboro Police Motorcycles

WGNS Recently asked Murfreesboro Police if the patrol motorcycles would be put back into service. You may recall, the motorcycles were taken out of service this past August after...

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Three Men Charged with Public Intoxication at Wal-Mart
Three Men Charged with Public Intoxication at Wal-Mart

With the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season, retailers like Wal-Mart are extra busy. For that reason, Murfreesboro Police were quick to respond to a complaint against three men outside the Old Fort Parkway location.

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Bayard Ave. Man Charged with Domestic & Officer Assault
Bayard Ave. Man Charged with Domestic & Officer Assault

A 25-year old Bayard Avenue man faces numerous charges, including aggravated domestic assault and two counts of assault on an officer.

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Fatal Crash on Memorial Kills 17-year old
Fatal Crash on Memorial Kills 17-year old

A 17-year old Siegel High School male student died in a crash on Memorial Boulevard.

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Aggravated Burglary Investigation Leads to Arrests
Aggravated Burglary Investigation Leads to Arrests

A 34-year old Christiana man is arrested on charges of aggravated burglary and theft.

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$20K in Guns Stolen from Murfreesboro Outdoors
$20K in Guns Stolen from Murfreesboro Outdoors

Over 20-thousand dollars worth of guns were stolen from Murfreesboro Outdoors on Northwest Broad Street.

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Shots Fired on West Clark at Grantland Avenue
Shots Fired on West Clark at Grantland Avenue

Murfreesboro Police are investigating shots fired in the area of West Clark Boulevard and Grantland Avenue.

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FOUND: We have an update on the missing 75 Year Old Man
FOUND: We have an update on the missing 75 Year Old Man

SILVER ALERT: Murfreesboro Police have confirmed the missing 75-year old man who suffers from dementia and high blood pressure has been located.

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Bar Altercation Leads to Fortress Blvd. Man Arrest
Bar Altercation Leads to Fortress Blvd. Man Arrest

A 26-year old Fortress Boulevard man is behind bars after an incident at Whiskey Dix Saloon on West Main Street Sunday night.

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Armed Robbery at The Pointe at Raiders Campus Apartments
Armed Robbery at The Pointe at Raiders Campus Apartments

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an armed robbery involving three subjects at The Pointe at Raiders Campus Apartments.

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85-Year Old Woman Raped and Robbed
85-Year Old Woman Raped and Robbed

An 85-year old woman in the Mitchell-Neilson area told Murfreesboro Police that she was raped at gunpoint.

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Marijuana arrest after subject allegedly caught speeding
Marijuana arrest after subject allegedly caught speeding

A Christiana, TN man was charged with the manufacturing or the delivery / sale of a schedule six drug after being pulled over by Murfreesboro Police

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Wilkinson Pike Crash--Vehicle vs Tree
Wilkinson Pike Crash--Vehicle vs Tree

Murfreesboro Police answered a serious personal injury accident at 8:00 o'clock Thursday night on Wilkinson Pike near Van Cleve Lane.

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Man Thrown from Truck in Alleged Robbery Scheme
Man Thrown from Truck in Alleged Robbery Scheme

A local boyfriend and girlfriend face several charges after allegedly conspiring to rob another man and it was all set up on Snapchat.

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Greenland Drive Woman Charged with Impersonating Licensed Professional
Greenland Drive Woman Charged with Impersonating Licensed Professional

A 25-year old Greenland Drive woman is charged with impersonating a licensed professional.

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Georgia Man Arrested in 'Boro on Robbery Warrant
Georgia Man Arrested in 'Boro on Robbery Warrant

A 33-year old Macon, Georgia, man was arrested by Murfreesboro Police after a warrants check revealed he was a wanted man.

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Murfreesboro City Manager Names Michael Bowen Chief of Police
Murfreesboro City Manager Names Michael Bowen Chief of Police

Murfreesboro City Manager Rob Lyons named Michael Bowen as the new Chief of Police effective immediately.

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Several Rape Investigations On-Going
Several Rape Investigations On-Going

Murfreesboro Police detectives are busy with at least four new rape investigations.

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Naked Man on LSD Arrested
Naked Man on LSD Arrested

A 20-year old man who admitted to taking LSD was arrested at The Southern on Lascassas Pike. Murfreesboro Police Officer Eric Nelson reports being called there just before 1am Saturday and seeing the suspect, nude, in the parking lot.

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Armed Robbery on Hastings Street
Armed Robbery on Hastings Street

A 53-year old Hastings Street man reports to police being robbed at gun point by three black men.

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Dandridge Woman Arrested in Murfreesboro
Dandridge Woman Arrested in Murfreesboro

A 44-year old Dandridge woman was arrested at Knights Inn on South Church Street after a noise complaint reveals she was a wanted felon.

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Twin Oaks Drive Man Facing Drug & Handgun Charges
Twin Oaks Drive Man Facing Drug & Handgun Charges

A 31-year old Twin Oaks Drive man is facing several drug and handgun related charges after a traffic stop by Murfreesboro Police.

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Woodbury Man Arrested for 118 Xanex Pills & Molly
Woodbury Man Arrested for 118 Xanex Pills & Molly

A 20-year old Woodbury man was arrested for allegedly having 118 Xanex pills and molly.

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Police Cruiser Hit During Kohl's Shoplifting Call
Police Cruiser Hit During Kohl's Shoplifting Call

A Murfreesboro Police car was damaged as two subjects fled Kohl's on Old Fort Parkway after allegedly shoplifting over 18-hundred dollars in merchandise.

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Sunday Bomb Threat At O'Charley's Near Sam's
Sunday Bomb Threat At O'Charley's Near Sam's

Murfreesboro Police responded to a bomb threat Sunday at O'Charley's restaurant lon the Old Fort Parkway near Sam's.

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SILVER ALERT: Have You Seen David Waldron?
SILVER ALERT: Have You Seen David Waldron?

Murfreesboro Police have issued a SILVER ALERT on a 55-year old white male who is an insulin dependent diabetic and diagnosed schizophrenic.

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Aggravated Robbery at Student Quarters Apartments
Aggravated Robbery at Student Quarters Apartments

A 28-year old Shelbyville man reports being robbed at gun point at Student Quarters Apartments.

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Bradyville Pike Woman Raped
Bradyville Pike Woman Raped

A 22-year old Bradyville Pike woman reports being raped.

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MPD Violent Crimes Unit: Missing Person Alert
MPD Violent Crimes Unit: Missing Person Alert

Murfreesboro Police are trying to locate 37-year old Larry Dale Rogers, Jr., who was last seen Thursday at 1303 Bond Court.

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Murfreesboro Police Chief Karl Durr Resigns
Murfreesboro Police Chief Karl Durr Resigns

Murfreesboro Police Chief James "Karl" Durr submitted his resignation. The resignation was accepted by City Manager Rob Lyons Thursday (October 19th).

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Murfreesboro man arrested with backpack full of weed and BB Gun
Murfreesboro man arrested with backpack full of weed and BB Gun

The subject, who was wearing all black, had a pink backpack with him.

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MPD Investigating Attempted Murder / Aggravated Robbery
MPD Investigating Attempted Murder / Aggravated Robbery

Murfreesboro Police detectives continue to investigate the attempted murder of a 44-year old man and the assault of a 33-year old man.

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Arson Investigation on Benley Street
Arson Investigation on Benley Street

A Benley Street car fire now being investigated as arson.

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Arrests after Fake $100 Used to Buy Pizza
Arrests after Fake $100 Used to Buy Pizza

A 22-year old woman and 26-year old man have been arrested by Murfreesboro Police after an investigation into fake money being used to buy pizza from Hungry Howies.

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17 Chainsaws Stolen at Kelton's Hardware and Pets
17 Chainsaws Stolen at Kelton's Hardware and Pets

Over 83-hundred dollars worth of chainsaws were stolen from Kelton's Hardware and Pets.

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Local Missing Woman
Local Missing Woman

Murfreesboro Police are searching for a missing woman with medical conditions.

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Mass Shooting Could Even Happen Here
Mass Shooting Could Even Happen Here

While thousands of miles away from the tragedy in Las Vegas here in Rutherford County, police and emergency officials know it could happen anywhere. Even here.

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Gun Fire Rings Out in Several Neighborhoods
Gun Fire Rings Out in Several Neighborhoods

Murfreesboro Police have been busy answer several instances of shots being fired in area neighborhoods.

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Police Chase With Guns Drawn Near Rogers Park
Police Chase With Guns Drawn Near Rogers Park

Rogers Park was the sight of a police foot chase, with guns drawn, after reports of subjects there after hours.

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Milton Man Facing Vehicle Theft & Drug Charges
Milton Man Facing Vehicle Theft & Drug Charges

A 23-year old Milton man is arrested on West Northfield Boulevard after police were called because of a suspicious subject.

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Guns & Drugs Lead to Arrested of Felons at Campus Villa Apartments
Guns & Drugs Lead to Arrested of Felons at Campus Villa Apartments

Two convicted felons were among those arrested on gun possession and drug charges in the parking lot of Campus Villa Apartments on Greenland Drive.

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Infant Clothing Stolen from TJ Maxx
Infant Clothing Stolen from TJ Maxx

Two women make shoplifting look as easy as taking candy from a baby. Or in this case, infant clothing.

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Man Wanted in Idaho Arrested in Murfreesboro
Man Wanted in Idaho Arrested in Murfreesboro

A 46-year old man wanted in Idaho on an active parole violation was arrested after a traffic stop in Murfreesboro.

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Missing Person Case Ends in Arrest
Missing Person Case Ends in Arrest

The case of a missing 30-year old woman has been cleared, along with a vehicle theft in Murfreesboro after her arrest.

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Multiple Homes / Vehicles Hit by Flying Bullets in 'Boro
Multiple Homes / Vehicles Hit by Flying Bullets in 'Boro

At least three homes and a vehicle were all struck by flying bullets in the area of Evergreen and Lee Streets.

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Guns Stolen from Almar Knot Drive Home
Guns Stolen from Almar Knot Drive Home

Two guns were stolen from a home in the 34-hundred block of Almar Knot Drive, just off Blaze Drive.

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18-Year Old Woman Raped
18-Year Old Woman Raped

Murfreesboro Police are investigating the rape of an 18-year old woman, who lives on the MTSU campus.

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Vape Crazy Armed Robbery
Vape Crazy Armed Robbery

There was an armed robbery at Vape Crazy on Cason Lane. Murfreesboro Police Officer T. Brice Robbins reports responding to the location Friday afternoon around 4:40.

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Domino's Pizza Delivery Driver Robbed
Domino's Pizza Delivery Driver Robbed

A 48-year old Domino's Pizza delivery driver was robbed at gun point for 13-dollars.

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MISSING PERSON FOUND
MISSING PERSON FOUND

As a follow-up to the Saturday (9/23/2017) afternoon missing person alert from the Murfreesboro Police Department, 23-year old Abigail Siemiatkaska has been located.

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VIDEO: The opening of the 1973 Murfreesboro Police Time Capsule
VIDEO: The opening of the 1973 Murfreesboro Police Time Capsule

Watch as representatives of the Murfreesboro Police Dept. and the Rutherford County Historical Society open the time capsule from 1973 above. They remove and talk about each item on this day, Friday (9/22/17).

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Former Murfreesboro Police Officer laid to rest
Former Murfreesboro Police Officer laid to rest

A former Murfreesboro Police officer who most recently worked for the Mt. Juliet Police Department was laid to rest this past weekend on Saturday (September 16, 2017). The police officer was found dead in her Wilson County home last Saturday (9/09/17).

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MPD Rush To Gunnerson Avenue
MPD Rush To Gunnerson Avenue

Around 9:05 Friday (9/15/2017) morning, officers responded to 1014 Gunnerson Avenue to investigate a call of a suspicious person armed with a gun.

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TBI Investigation of Murfreesboro Police Officer over Sexual Assault Allegations
TBI Investigation of Murfreesboro Police Officer over Sexual Assault Allegations

The Murfreesboro Police Department is aware that the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) is investigating a report of an alleged sexual assault that took place at an MTSU football game involving an off-duty MPD officer.

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Macon Co. Man Brought to Murfreesboro After Accidental Shooting
Macon Co. Man Brought to Murfreesboro After Accidental Shooting

A 56-year old Macon County man is recovering after an accidental shooting over the weekend. Murfreesboro Police Officer Matthew Vaughn reports being called to St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital around 6:30 Saturday.

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Four Vehicles Stolen from Riverside Motors
Four Vehicles Stolen from Riverside Motors

Four vehicles were stolen from Riverside Motors on Northwest Broad. Murfreesboro Police Officer Phillip Simpson was called to the business around 9:30 Sunday morning after Marty Clancy reported the vehicles stolen.

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Murfreesboro man allegedly places ad to have sex with child - Arrested
Murfreesboro man allegedly places ad to have sex with child - Arrested

Murfreesboro Detective Kristy Inglish with the Human Trafficking Division found an ad on Craigslist where a man was seeking a woman and her daughter to engage in sexual activity.

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Two Murfreesboro Police Motorcycle Officers Collide with One Another Tuesday
Two Murfreesboro Police Motorcycle Officers Collide with One Another Tuesday

Around 10:00 o'clock Tuesday morning two Murfreesboro motorcycle officers were enroute to an injury accident when something went wrong and they collided at the intersection of Northwest Broad Street and Hamilton Drive.

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Murfreesboro Police SUSPEND MOTORCYCLE Program
Murfreesboro Police SUSPEND MOTORCYCLE Program

After Tuesday morning's minor injury crash involving two officers, the Murfreesboro Police Department has suspended the use of motorcycles until an evaluation of the program is completed.

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UPDATE: Friday Night Shooting On Wenlon Dr.
UPDATE: Friday Night Shooting On Wenlon Dr.

As Murfreesboro Police continue to investigate a double shooting on Wenlon Drive, we now know the identities of those involved.

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Armed Robbery at O'Reilly's on S.E. Broad
Armed Robbery at O'Reilly's on S.E. Broad

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an armed robbery at the O'Reilly's Auto Parts on Southeast Broad.

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Skimming Crew Targets A Local Post Office
Skimming Crew Targets A Local Post Office

Murfreesboro Police were called to the U.S. Post Office on Memorial Boulevard after a suspected "skimming crew" attempted a money order transaction.

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TN Sex Offender Allegedly Ran from Police During Murfreesboro Traffic Stop
TN Sex Offender Allegedly Ran from Police During Murfreesboro Traffic Stop

A man who was convicted in 2012 for the attempted rape of a child allegedly ran from police in recent days, according to an arrest report filed by Murfreesboro Police.

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Saturday Morning Crash Kills One, Injures One
Saturday Morning Crash Kills One, Injures One

One person was killed and another seriously injured in a crash early Saturday morning on Manchaster Pike.

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Gun Fire in Rolling Acres Apartments
Gun Fire in Rolling Acres Apartments

Murfreesboro Police are investigating another shots fired incident. The latest happened Wednesday just after 10pm. Officer Jessica Hawkins reports being called to the Rolling Acres Apartments on Eagle Street.

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Cars Broken Into at Gold's Gym on Old Fort
Cars Broken Into at Gold's Gym on Old Fort

At least two vehicles were broken into outside of Gold's Gym on the Old Fort Parkway.

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"Coffee with a Cop" in Murfreesboro Thursday (8/17/17) Evening

Join the police this Thursday, August 17, 2017, between 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. at the Medical Center Parkway location of Starbucks in front of the Avenue Shopping Center.

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Brown Dr. Man Facing Felony Drug Charges
Brown Dr. Man Facing Felony Drug Charges

A 33-year old Brown Drive man was arrested by Murfreesboro Police, who were called to the Kroger on Lascassas Pike for suspicious activity.

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Journey Drive Man Arrested for Theft, Auto Burglary & Fraud
Journey Drive Man Arrested for Theft, Auto Burglary & Fraud

A 22-year old Journey Drive man has been arrested by Murfreesboro Police on charges related to a vehicle theft at the 3343 Memorial Apartment complex.

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Man Hit in Head with Pistol & Robbed on North Maple
Man Hit in Head with Pistol & Robbed on North Maple

A 35-year old Poplar Avenue man had to be treated at the hospital after allegedly being hit in the head with a pistol and robbed.

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Shooting on Sun Circle & S. University Street
Shooting on Sun Circle & S. University Street

An 18-year old man was shot in the leg during an incident near the intersection of Sun Circle and South University Street.

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Another Shots Fired Incident at S. University at Sun Circle
Another Shots Fired Incident at S. University at Sun Circle

For the second night in a row, a report of gun fire in the area of South University and Sun Circle.

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Murfreesboro man shot in forearm over stolen cellphone allegation
Murfreesboro man shot in forearm over stolen cellphone allegation

A 27-year-old Murfreesboro man was shot in the forearm this past Friday (8/04/2017). The incident occurred in the 300 block of South Bilbro Avenue.

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Murfreesboro Police Officer nominated for Life Saver Award
Murfreesboro Police Officer nominated for Life Saver Award

A Murfreesboro Police Officer has been credited for helping to save the life of a Christiana resident.

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The thieves almost got caught stealing from Victoria's Secret
The thieves almost got caught stealing from Victoria's Secret

A manager at Victoria's Secret in the Stones River Mall called police when two women walked in and stole over $2,500 in clothing.

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Wenlon Drive Shots Fired Ends in Arrest
Wenlon Drive Shots Fired Ends in Arrest

A Weybridge Drive man was arrested after Murfreesboro Police responded to shots fired and a domestic disturbance.

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Shelbyville Woman Claims She was Raped
Shelbyville Woman Claims She was Raped

A 30-year old Shelbyville woman told Murfreesboro Police she was raped on Chaffin Place.

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Shots Fired at America's Best Value Inn on S. Church
Shots Fired at America's Best Value Inn on S. Church

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a report of shots fired at the America's Best Value Inn on South Church.

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Armed Robbery on East Castle St.
Armed Robbery on East Castle St.

Three victims reported being robbed at gun point at apartments on 720 East Castle Street. The incident was reported just before 10 o'clock Friday night.

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Man Shot & Robbed on Hastings Street
Man Shot & Robbed on Hastings Street

Murfreesboro Police are investigating the shooting and robbery of a Hispanic male in the 800 block of Hastings Street.

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Jetton Drive Woman Allegedly Raped
Jetton Drive Woman Allegedly Raped

A 33-year old Jetton Drive woman reports to Murfreesboro Police she was raped.

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Burglary at Whitt's BBQ on S. Church
Burglary at Whitt's BBQ on S. Church

The Whitt's BBQ location on South Church Street was broken into over the weekend.

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Memorial Blvd. Accident Leads to DUI Arrest
Memorial Blvd. Accident Leads to DUI Arrest

A 24-year old Edgewater Falls man was arrested for DUI after an accident on Memorial Boulevard.

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Murfreesboro Police capture armed robbery suspects
Murfreesboro Police capture armed robbery suspects

Three suspects from an armed robbery and stolen car are in custody in Murfreesboro with the help of Murfreesboro Police Dept K9 Juice.

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UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police and Fire Departments Cyber Attacked
UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police and Fire Departments Cyber Attacked

"We have been in contact with the FBI and cooperating with them for any potential investigation."

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41 Guns stolen from unlocked vehicles in the City Limits of Murfreesboro
41 Guns stolen from unlocked vehicles in the City Limits of Murfreesboro

About 41 guns were stolen from unlocked cars or truck within the city limits of Murfreesboro in recent weeks.

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18 Year old accuses store clerk of sexual battery after making purchase
18 Year old accuses store clerk of sexual battery after making purchase

An 18 year old female in Murfreesboro filed a police report for sexual battery on Wednesday (6/28/17) after she said she bought a pack of smokes.

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Matthew Stafford Safe and Back Home!
Matthew Stafford Safe and Back Home!

The 16-year old Murfreesboro youth who was reported missing on last week, is now "safe and sound" at home.

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Shots Fired on Castleview Court
Shots Fired on Castleview Court

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an incident where a male suspect fired a weapon on Castleview Court.

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Old Salem Hwy Man Charged with Driving on Suspended for Fifth Time
Old Salem Hwy Man Charged with Driving on Suspended for Fifth Time

A 42-year old Old Salem Highway man has been arrested and charged with driving on a suspended license for the fifth time.

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Wrong Number Drug Texts Leads to Arrests
Wrong Number Drug Texts Leads to Arrests

A pair of Murfreesboro residents are in jail after sending texts to buy drugs to the wrong person.

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Crash Leads to Coventry Lane Man's 3rd DUI Arrest
Crash Leads to Coventry Lane Man's 3rd DUI Arrest

Murfreesboro Police responding to a report of a vehicle crash into a pole leads to the DUI arrest of a 56-year old Coventry Lane man.

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Bicyclist Killed on Train Tracks
Bicyclist Killed on Train Tracks

A bicyclist is dead after being truck by a train in Murfreesboro. It happened near the intersection of Scott and Dashiel Streets, close to Medical Center Parkway around 7pm Friday night.

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Civil Service Reform at VA Likely
Civil Service Reform at VA Likely

U.S. Representative Scott DesJarlais, M.D., voted for the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017 to improve employee accountability and protect whistleblowers at the VA.

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Young Local Predators Fan Passes Away
Young Local Predators Fan Passes Away

The little boy who was visited by two of the Nashville Predators during their playoff run has passed away.

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Lewisburg Man Arrested on Rape Charge
Lewisburg Man Arrested on Rape Charge

A 44-year old Lewisburg man has been arrested by Murfreesboro Police, charged with rape.

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Sycamore Circle Man Tries to Evade Officers; Faces Charges
Sycamore Circle Man Tries to Evade Officers; Faces Charges

A 41-year old Sycamore Circle man was finally taken into custody by two Murfreesboro Police detectives after a short chase.

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Counterfeit Money at S. Church Businesses
Counterfeit Money at S. Church Businesses

Two separate reports of counterfeit money being used have been reported at South Church Street businesses.

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FRAUD: Man's Debit Card Used at Bonnaroo
FRAUD: Man's Debit Card Used at Bonnaroo

Someone had a good time at Bonnaroo at the expense of a 38-year old California Drive man from Murfreesboro.

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Home Prices on the Rise in Tennessee
Home Prices on the Rise in Tennessee

A new economic report shows housing prices are increasing across the state and rising higher than the rest of the U.S.

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Murfreesboro/Rutherford Co. Among the Nation's Fastest Growing
Murfreesboro/Rutherford Co. Among the Nation's Fastest Growing

U.S. Census data used by Business Insider magazine shows Murfreesboro and Rutherford County among the fastest growing areas in the country.

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UPDATE: Man Accused of Stabbing Wife Arrested
UPDATE: Man Accused of Stabbing Wife Arrested

Authorities have made an arrest in the weekend stabbing of a 32-year old Windwalker Court woman.

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Duson Blvd. Man Charged with Rape
Duson Blvd. Man Charged with Rape

A 42-year old Duson Boulevard man has been charged with rape. Scott Derrick Johnson was arrested Monday by Murfreesboro Police detectives.

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Homeless Man Beaten and Robbed
Homeless Man Beaten and Robbed

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a reported beating and robbery of a local homeless man.

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Accidental Shooting on Todd Court
Accidental Shooting on Todd Court

A 74-year old Todd Court man was accidentally shot. Murfreesboro Police Officer Travis Henderson reports being called to the man's home just before midnight.

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Harding Place Man Charged with Third DUI
Harding Place Man Charged with Third DUI

A 31-year old Nashville man is charged with DUI and driving on a revoked license for the third time.

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Auto Burglaries on Heritage Park Drive; Arrest Made
Auto Burglaries on Heritage Park Drive; Arrest Made

Several automobiles were broken into on Heritage Park Drive. Murfreesboro Police have been investigating nearly a dozen reports from multiple complainants who advised someone had entered their unlocked vehicles.

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$99K in Jewelry, Items Stolen from Schoolside Drive Home
$99K in Jewelry, Items Stolen from Schoolside Drive Home

Murfreesboro Police are investigating the theft of over 99-thousand dollars worth of jewelry, electronics and cash from a home in the 28-hundred block of Schoolside Drive.

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Henderson Lane Man Arrested for Auto Burglary
Henderson Lane Man Arrested for Auto Burglary

A 19-year old Henderson Lane man was arrested by Murfreesboro Police on charges of auto burglary.

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Have You Seen Justin Bulle?
Have You Seen Justin Bulle?

Murfreesboro Police are looking for a man that's been missing since Sunday morning. Justin Bulle walked away from his St. Andrews Drive home around 5:30 Sunday morning and has not been seen since.

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Sunday Night Shooting College Grove Apartments
Sunday Night Shooting College Grove Apartments

Another shooting in Murfreesboro. At 7:09 Sunday evening Murfreesboro police received a call about a shooting at the College Grove Apartments at 1540 New Lascassas Highway.

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Mother of Murdered Teen Speaks Out
Mother of Murdered Teen Speaks Out

The mother of an 18-year old teen shot and killed at the Gateway Apartments on Lascassas Pike says the arrest of her son's alleged killers has been bittersweet.

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Loveless Photography Van Stolen But Recovered
Loveless Photography Van Stolen But Recovered

After a busy weekend of photographing high school graduations, Alan and Betty Loveless were getting ready for bed Saturday night. That's when Betty reported to Murfreesboro Police she noticed a flashlight outside their business.

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UPDATE: 18-Year Old Shot at Apartment Complex Determined Self-Inflicted
UPDATE: 18-Year Old Shot at Apartment Complex Determined Self-Inflicted

Murfreesboro Police have an update on a shooting that was said to have occurred outside of a local apartment complex involving an 18-year old Nashville man.

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Rash of Auto Burglaries
Rash of Auto Burglaries

Residents in the area of Splash Place, Carbon Copy Court and Rocking Horse Lane -- all near Osborne Lane -- and Shelby Street near South Church, are the latest victims of auto burglaries in Murfreesboro.

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Stolen Vehicle & Golf Clubs from Franklin Recovered in Murfreesboro
Stolen Vehicle & Golf Clubs from Franklin Recovered in Murfreesboro

A Toyota Sequoia and golf clubs reported stolen by Franklin Police were recovered when suspects tried to sell the golf clubs at Play It Again Sports.

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Indecent Exposure on the Greenway
Indecent Exposure on the Greenway

A 26 year old woman called Murfreesboro Police after an unknown man exposed himself to her on the Greenway...

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Vandalism at Old Fort Golf Course
Vandalism at Old Fort Golf Course

The Old Fort Golf Course has been vandalized again. Sometime between the hours of 8pm Wednesday and 6 o'clock Thursday morning, someone tampered with fuel pumps at the maintenance shed, causing a fire.

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Antioch Man Accused of Faking Armed Robbery
Antioch Man Accused of Faking Armed Robbery

A 35-year old Antioch man is behind bars in Rutherford County, accused of faking an armed robbery.

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Robbery with Gun at Sleep Inn on Chaffin Place
Robbery with Gun at Sleep Inn on Chaffin Place

A 25-year old North Carolina man was robbed outside the Sleep Inn on Chaffin Place.

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Indecent Exposure Leads to Arrest
Indecent Exposure Leads to Arrest

A reported indecent exposure incident at Carrington Apartments on Rideout Lane leads to the arrest on an active warrant.

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Victim Reports Being Sexually Assaulted by Massage Therapist
Victim Reports Being Sexually Assaulted by Massage Therapist

A 25-year old Willowbrook Drive woman reports to Murfreesboro Police she was sexually assaulted.

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Gun Found in Sears' Dressing Room
Gun Found in Sears' Dressing Room

If you left your gun in the men's dressing room at Sears in Stones River Mall, Murfreesboro Police have it now.

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Wednesday Night Crash on S. Church
Wednesday Night Crash on S. Church

Shortly before 6:00 o'clock Wednesday evening, there was a two vehicle crash with injuries on South Church Street.

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Shot Fired into University Ridge Apartment
Shot Fired into University Ridge Apartment

More gunfire at a Murfreesboro apartment complex. This time, Lucas McKinney says someone fired a bullet through his roommate's window at University Ridge Apartments.

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Two More Cases of Gunfire at Local Apartments Near University
Two More Cases of Gunfire at Local Apartments Near University

Murfreesboro Police have at least two more cases of shots fired into apartments near the university to investigate.

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Fatal Accident on Sulpher Springs Road
Fatal Accident on Sulpher Springs Road

A motorcycle crash takes the life of a man on Sulpher Springs Road.

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Man Facing Sex Crimes Commits Suicide at Old Fort Golf Course
Man Facing Sex Crimes Commits Suicide at Old Fort Golf Course

Murfreesboro Police were called to the Old Fort Golf Course after a man reportedly called about finding a body there.

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RCSO Detention Officer Arrested on Child Rape Charges
RCSO Detention Officer Arrested on Child Rape Charges

A detention officer at the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office has been arrested on charges of child rape and aggravated sexual battery.

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MPD Taking Shootings
MPD Taking Shootings "Very Seriously"

Murfreesboro Police are taking the series of shooting seriously at Student Quarters Apartments on Greenland Drive. One is now a murder investigation.

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Shooting at Student Quarters Apartments
Shooting at Student Quarters Apartments

Murfreesboro Police are looking for two suspects wanted in an afternoon shooting at the Student Quarters Apartments.

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81 Year Old Mentally Challenged Woman Sexually Assaulted
81 Year Old Mentally Challenged Woman Sexually Assaulted

Detectives with Murfreesboro Police and the state Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities are investigating the sexual assault of an 81-year old Murfreesboro woman.

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Georgia Man Charged with Misuse of 911 in 'Boro
Georgia Man Charged with Misuse of 911 in 'Boro

A Chickamauga, Georgia, man is in the local lockup after being charged with misuse of 911 and filing a false report.

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One Suspect Arrested: E. Sevier St. Robbery
One Suspect Arrested: E. Sevier St. Robbery

On Friday afternoon detectives arrested Tristin Long for the robbery of an individual at his East Sevier Street. residence on Wednesday afternoon.

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Road rage or just bizarre showing of a handgun?
Road rage or just bizarre showing of a handgun?

Reports indicate the victim was driving down Rutherford Boulevard when two men pulled up beside him in a silver Nissan Altima.

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Report of EBT Fraud in the 'Boro
Report of EBT Fraud in the 'Boro

A 45-year old West Castle Street woman was arrested for criminal simulation after allegedly trying to use an EBT number for another person.

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Shots Fired on Olympid Place
Shots Fired on Olympid Place

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a shots fired case in the 2000 block of Olympid Place.

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Fraud: Local Man Had Card Taken Out in His Name
Fraud: Local Man Had Card Taken Out in His Name

In an effort to keep you vigilant on local fraud activity, a reminder to check your mail for bills in your name.

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Rape Reported on Neilson Court
Rape Reported on Neilson Court

A 36-year old Culleoka woman reported to Murfreesboro Police she was raped during a photo shoot.

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26 Fake $20 Bills Used at Dollar General
26 Fake $20 Bills Used at Dollar General

The assistant manager at the Dollar General on South Church Street reported a man tried to use twenty-six fake 20-dollar bills to pay for merchandise.

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Juneberry Way Man Charged with 4th DUI
Juneberry Way Man Charged with 4th DUI

A 51-year old Juneberry Way man is facing his fourth DUI, among several others. Alfredo Villa was arrested by Murfreesboro Police Sunday afternoon just after 2 o'clock.

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Shots Fired Investigation Outside Sigma Pi Fraternity
Shots Fired Investigation Outside Sigma Pi Fraternity

Murfreesboro Police are investigating reports of gunfire outside the Sigma Pi fraternity house on Middle Tennessee Boulevard.

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MTSU Fraternity Member accused of sexual assault
MTSU Fraternity Member accused of sexual assault

A sexual assault was reported to Murfreesboro Police shortly after a party at a fraternity house on Greek Row at MTSU. E

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Two Shootings in Murfreesboro
Two Shootings in Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro Police are investigating two Monday morning shootings.

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East Main Man Charged with DUI #4
East Main Man Charged with DUI #4

A 39-year old East Main Street man has been arrested for his fourth DUI. Shawn Goodbar was arrested on Saturday afternoon by Murfreesboro Police Officer Eric Renfroe.

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Murfreesboro Police Department Growing - New Cars, New Officers and a New Home
Murfreesboro Police Department Growing - New Cars, New Officers and a New Home

Mayor Shane McFarland confirmed the purchase of 50 new patrol cars that will be authorized to be driven home by Murfreesboro officers.

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Deceased woman found at a Murfreesboro apartment
Deceased woman found at a Murfreesboro apartment

Emergency workers arrived on the scene and confirmed the woman was dead. However, the cause of her death has not been determined, nor has her identity.

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UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police Searching for Murder Suspect
UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police Searching for Murder Suspect

The Murfreesboro Police Department is continuing to search for a man who is accused of murdering a woman by the name of 33 year old Francisca Gomez-Cordero and later dumping her body in the area of Elam Mill Road.

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Murfreesboro Police increasing patrol
Murfreesboro Police increasing patrol

Increased patrol by Murfreesboro Police will help to prevent more shootings in areas of the community that have seen an influx of crime.

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UPDATE: 18 and 14 Year old's shot at Rogers Park Tuesday in Murfreesboro
UPDATE: 18 and 14 Year old's shot at Rogers Park Tuesday in Murfreesboro

UPDATE: Police are investigating the shooting of two victims at dusk on Tuesday (2/28/2017) at Rogers Park here in Murfreesboro.

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Woman Struck by Paintballs at The Grove
Woman Struck by Paintballs at The Grove

A 21-year old woman was struck by at least two paintballs during an incident being investigated by Murfreesboro Police.

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Woodbury Man / Smithville Woman Arrested at Aspen Heights Apartments
Woodbury Man / Smithville Woman Arrested at Aspen Heights Apartments

A 31-year old Woodbury man and a 24-year old Smithville woman were arrested after suspicious activity was reported at Aspen Heights Apartments.

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Rash of Auto Burglaries in 'Boro
Rash of Auto Burglaries in 'Boro

A rash of auto burglaries have been reported in Murfreesboro in the Riverbend Drive area.

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UPDATE: Man Shot at Baymont Inn
UPDATE: Man Shot at Baymont Inn

The man shot outside the Baymont Inn on Armory Drive has been identified. Twenty-three year old Brandon Byrd of West Street in Murfreesboro was shot in the abdomen Sunday morning just before six.

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UPDATE: Double Shooting at King's Hookah Lounge
UPDATE: Double Shooting at King's Hookah Lounge

Two victims in a weekend shooting incident at King's Hookah Lounge on Middle Tennessee Boulevard have been identified.

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Aggravated Rape at Walter Hill Park
Aggravated Rape at Walter Hill Park

A 54-year old woman reports she was raped by an acquaintance at the Walter Hill Park.

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Bomb Threat at Rite-Aid
Bomb Threat at Rite-Aid

Many people reportedly saw police activity at the Rite-Aid on Memorial Boulevard. It was around 1:30 Friday afternoon when Murfreesboro Police were called after a bomb threat was made.

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Hancock St. Man Facing Drug & Weapon Charges After Traffic Stop
Hancock St. Man Facing Drug & Weapon Charges After Traffic Stop

A 60-year old Hancock Street man is facing various drug and weapons charges after being stopped by Murfreesboro Police.

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Wanted Maryland Man Captured by MPD
Wanted Maryland Man Captured by MPD

Murfreesboro Police arrested a wanted Maryland man after being dispatched to a loitering call.

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FOUND: MPD Reports Locating Delaney R. Jablonski
FOUND: MPD Reports Locating Delaney R. Jablonski

Murfreesboro Police report Delaney Jablonski has been located and is safe.

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Old housing complex in Murfreesboro is being transformed into a training ground now
Old housing complex in Murfreesboro is being transformed into a training ground now

The complex is now being transformed into a training ground.

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Dangerous habit - Inhaling spray duster
Dangerous habit - Inhaling spray duster

The 23 year old was transported to St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital and later released. Upon his release from the emergency room, he was taken to the local jail and charged with theft and the unlawful use of an inhalant.

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Police ID Deceased Male: Dreyll Lamont Keeley
Police ID Deceased Male: Dreyll Lamont Keeley

Murfreesboro Police have identified the dead man found around 4:00 o'clock Sunday afternoon at 610 Dill Lane as 20-year old Dreyll Lamont Keeley.

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22 Year old breaks into his parents house, allegedly because of drugs
22 Year old breaks into his parents house, allegedly because of drugs

The young adult told police that he stole and later sold the items to purchase narcotics in nearby Anticoh.

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Man scammed on CraigsList in Murfreesboro with fake cash
Man scammed on CraigsList in Murfreesboro with fake cash

The victim said that the buyer handed him three one hundred dollar bills that he discovered seconds later, were fake.

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Gunfire Wounds Two Victims Near University Ridge
Gunfire Wounds Two Victims Near University Ridge

Murfreesboro Police are investigating gunfire that left two women with gunshot wounds.

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Suspects Nabbed in TC's Pawn Burglary
Suspects Nabbed in TC's Pawn Burglary

Two of the three suspects Murfreesboro Police believe burglarized TC's Pawn on Mercury Boulevard are in custody.

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Fall Creek Drive Woman Arrested for Theft & Forgery
Fall Creek Drive Woman Arrested for Theft & Forgery

A 43-year old Fall Creek Drive woman has been arrested on charges of theft and forgery by Murfreesboro Police.

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Over $12K in Merchandise Stolen from Victoria's Secret
Over $12K in Merchandise Stolen from Victoria's Secret

It's happened again. Murfreesboro Police are looking for three black females who took over 12-grand in merchandise from the Victoria's Secret store on Medical Center Parkway.

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More Counterfeit Cash in the 'Boro
More Counterfeit Cash in the 'Boro

There's more counterfeit cash floating around Murfreesboro. Incidents at the Sonic on Fortress and Wal-Mart on Joe B. Jackson have been reported.

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Phony money at Sonic Restaurant in Murfreesboro
Phony money at Sonic Restaurant in Murfreesboro

More fake bills are turning up in Murfreesboro. The most recent report was for a counterfeit $50 bill at the Sonic restaurant on Memorial Boulevard.

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Rape and assault under investigation in Murfreesboro
Rape and assault under investigation in Murfreesboro

The rape allegedly took place in a rural wooded area in Rutherford County, according to the 38 year old victim.

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Volunteer Chaplain needed at the Murfreesboro Police Department
Volunteer Chaplain needed at the Murfreesboro Police Department

Murfreesboro Police Department officials recently announced the start of a Police Chaplain Program. The program materialized as the agency considered new ways to bring the community together with the Department.

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Fireworks legality in the City of Murfreesboro and more
Fireworks legality in the City of Murfreesboro and more

Citizens in the city must also be aware that there are specific times that use of fireworks is permitted inside the city limits. According to City Code, "Fireworks may be used between 10:00 am and 12:00 am (midnight) on December 31st, and between 12:01 am (midnight) and 1:00 am and 10:00 am and 11:00 pm on January 1st."

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Murfreesboro Police Officer saves the life of a homeless man
Murfreesboro Police Officer saves the life of a homeless man

A Murfreesboro Police Officer saved the life of a young man who was attempting suicide on Wednesday night next to the Publix Grocery Store on South Rutherford Boulevard.

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UPDATE: One shot and killed in Murfreesboro Dec. 23rd - Name Released
UPDATE: One shot and killed in Murfreesboro Dec. 23rd - Name Released

When officers arrived they discovered that an altercation had occurred and at least one shot was fired. Police then observed a black male on the ground near a garage door at the business.

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UPDATE: Robbery suspect struck and killed on I-24 in Murfreesboro this past Thursday
UPDATE: Robbery suspect struck and killed on I-24 in Murfreesboro this past Thursday

Around 10:30pm Thursday (12/22/16) night Murfreesboro Police officers responded to a robbery of an individual.

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MPD Investigating Rape
MPD Investigating Rape

A 20-year old Murfreesboro woman reported she was raped. Over the weekend, she contacted Murfreesboro Police.

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Indecent Exposure at Taco Bell
Indecent Exposure at Taco Bell

Local authorities are investigating an indecent exposure incident. It happened Friday night around 10:15 at the Taco Bell on Northwest Broad.

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Aggravated Robbery with a Machete
Aggravated Robbery with a Machete

A machete was used during an aggravated robbery at the Kangaroo on West Northfield Boulevard.

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Las Vegas Duo Arrested in 'Boro for Criminal Simulation
Las Vegas Duo Arrested in 'Boro for Criminal Simulation

A pair of 27-year old Las Vegas, Nevada, residents have been arrested in Murfreesboro on charges of ID theft and criminal simulation.

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Armed Robbery at Haynes Manor Apartments
Armed Robbery at Haynes Manor Apartments

A 36-year old resident of the Haynes Manor Apartments reports to Murfreesboro Police he was robbed at gunpoint.

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Fatal Shooting on Indian Park Drive
Fatal Shooting on Indian Park Drive

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a fatal shooting on Indian Park Drive. Sgt. Kyle Evans tells NewsRadio WGNS just before midnight, officers responded to 284 Indian Park Drive and discovered a male subject had been shot.

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MPD Identified Woman's Body...1st-Degree Murder Warrant Issued
MPD Identified Woman's Body...1st-Degree Murder Warrant Issued

Murfreesboro Police have confirmed that the body that was found Thursday (12/8/16) in a wooded area off Elam Mills Road is 33-year old Francisca Gomez-Cordero. A warrant for first-degree murder has been issued for 47-year old Romolo Hernandez-Mayo.

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Toiletry drive in Murfreesboro going on now through December 18th
Toiletry drive in Murfreesboro going on now through December 18th

You too can help fill this need by dropping off toiletry items at the MacShack Electronic Repair Store on Middle Tennessee Blvd between now and December 18th.

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Stopping Gangs in their Tracks in Murfreesboro
Stopping Gangs in their Tracks in Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro Police are busy in a number of arenas in their attempt to stop crime before it occurs.

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UPDATE: Tuesday Night Shooting in Murfreesboro involved teens
UPDATE: Tuesday Night Shooting in Murfreesboro involved teens

Evidently, a teen is believed to have been shot in the abdomen. The teen was then taken to St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital...

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Country Inn & Suites Robbed
Country Inn & Suites Robbed

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a robbery at the Country Inn and Suites over the weekend.

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Counterfeit
Counterfeit "Benjamins" Passed at JC Penny

The local JC Penny's on Old Fort Parkway is out six-hundred dollars. Murfreesboro Police Officer Timothy Adams reports he was called to the store Saturday around 11pm.

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Another Victoria's Secret Theft
Another Victoria's Secret Theft

It's happened again. Murfreesboro Police were called to Victoria's Secret on Medical Center Parkway Sunday after three black females walked into the store, grabbed clothing and then fled out the front door.

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Greenland Drive Strong Armed Robbery
Greenland Drive Strong Armed Robbery

Murfreesboro Police make a quick arrest after a strong armed robbery on Greenland Drive.

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Construction Crew Threatened with Baseball Bat
Construction Crew Threatened with Baseball Bat

Three members of a construction crew claim they were threatened with a baseball bat by two residents of the Chariot Pointe Apartments on East Northfield.

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Construction of a new Murfreesboro Police Department to be complete in about one year
Construction of a new Murfreesboro Police Department to be complete in about one year

Currently, Murfreesboro Police operate out of three buildings on South Church Street and one building on North Rutherford Boulevard. The new headquarter office will allow police to all be under the same roof.

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Murfreesboro Police Department Starts Chaplain Program
Murfreesboro Police Department Starts Chaplain Program

Murfreesboro Police Department officials recently announced the start of a Police Chaplain Program.

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Sulpher Springs Road Man Facing Multiple Charges after Car Crash
Sulpher Springs Road Man Facing Multiple Charges after Car Crash

A 38-year old Sulpher Springs Road man was arrested on multiple charges after Murfreesboro Police were called to the scene of a vehicle crash at Old Fort Parkway and North Thompson Lane.

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Road Rage Incident on S. Church St.
Road Rage Incident on S. Church St.

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a case of road rage that left a 49-year old Wagon Trail woman shaken and her 20-year old daughter slightly injured.

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Camino Real on N.W. Broad Broken Into
Camino Real on N.W. Broad Broken Into

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a burglary to the Camino Real on Northwest Broad.

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Eagle Street Man Arrested on Auto Burglary Charges
Eagle Street Man Arrested on Auto Burglary Charges

A 25-year old Eagle Street man has been charged with auto burglary after a Murfreesboro Police investigation. Officer Jeffery Pulford reports being called to Student Quarters Apartments last Thursday.

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Domino's Pizza Driver Robbed
Domino's Pizza Driver Robbed

A Domino's Pizza driver was robbed at gun point while making a delivery on Lascassas Pike.

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Blaze Drive Burglary Suspect Caught
Blaze Drive Burglary Suspect Caught

A 48-year old man was arrested after a resident of the 37-hundred block of Blaze Drive called police to report her home was being broken into.

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Grill & Greet at Murfreesboro Police Department Friday
Grill & Greet at Murfreesboro Police Department Friday

What is being called a "Grill & Greet" will be held at the Murfreesboro Police Department on Friday.

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Two-Pickup Crash: Lebanon Pike @ Cherry Lane
Two-Pickup Crash: Lebanon Pike @ Cherry Lane

Murfreesboro Police received a call at 4:56 Saturday (11/12/2016) night about two vehicle crash with injuries on Lebanon Pike (State Highway 231-N) near Cherry Lane.

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20-Year Old Mexico Native Charged with Leaving the Scene of an Accident
20-Year Old Mexico Native Charged with Leaving the Scene of an Accident

A 20-year old native of Mexico is charged with leaving the scene of an accident at Middle Tennessee Boulevard at Southeast Broad.

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Shots Fired on January Street
Shots Fired on January Street

Murfreesboro Police are investigating gunfire in the 100-block of January Street.

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Police in Murfreesboro with beards - No Shave November
Police in Murfreesboro with beards - No Shave November

Murfreesboro police officers and detectives will again participate in the American Cancer Society's "No Shave November".

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Another robbery on West Castle Street in Murfreesboro
Another robbery on West Castle Street in Murfreesboro

Another robbery has occurred in the area of West Castle Street in Murfreesboro near the railroad tracks.

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Child Porn Discovered on T-Mobile Customer's Phone
Child Porn Discovered on T-Mobile Customer's Phone

Murfreesboro Police are looking into possible child pornography on the phone of a customer of T-Mobile on Old Fort Parkway.

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More Bogus Bills in 'Boro
More Bogus Bills in 'Boro

At least two more incidents of counterfeit money in Murfreesboro is being reported by local authorities.

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Former Subway worker accused of breaking into four Subway restaurants in Murfreesboro
Former Subway worker accused of breaking into four Subway restaurants in Murfreesboro

One former Subway employee accused of breaking into four Subway restaurants and one entertainment business since Oct. 5 was charged Tuesday by Murfreesboro Police and Rutherford County Sheriff's detectives.

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Blackman Area Auto Burglaries
Blackman Area Auto Burglaries

Several Blackman area residents have reported their vehicles have been broken into and items taken.

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Atlanta Woman Tries to Cash Fake Money Orders
Atlanta Woman Tries to Cash Fake Money Orders

A 22-year old Atlanta, Georgia, woman is in jail after being arrested for allegedly trying to cash two fake money orders.

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Shots Fired on Diana Street
Shots Fired on Diana Street

Several residents in the Diana Street area reported to Murfreesboro Police they heard gun shots. The reports came in around 10:15 Saturday night from at least four different people.

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Strong Armed Robbery Outside S. Rutherford Restaurant
Strong Armed Robbery Outside S. Rutherford Restaurant

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a strong armed robbery outside the Daily Buffet on South Rutherford Boulevard.

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Robbery on North Maney Avenue
Robbery on North Maney Avenue

A robbery was reported in the 900 block of North Maney Avenue on Thursday evening (10/6/16).

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Multiple Shots Heard in South University Street Area
Multiple Shots Heard in South University Street Area

When Officer Hobbs followed the sounds to the 700 block of University Street, he observed numerous vehicles and people fleeing the area.

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MPD Announces the graduation of two supervisors from Northwestern School of Police Staff and Command
MPD Announces the graduation of two supervisors from Northwestern School of Police Staff and Command

The Murfreesboro Police Department is pleased to announce the graduation of Sergeant Bryan Anderson and Sergeant Melonie Roche from the Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command.

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Murfreesboro Robbery and Vehicle Theft
Murfreesboro Robbery and Vehicle Theft

In front of Jets Pizza, a man was robbed at knife point and his vehicle stolen. The incident was reported outside the pizza establishment on South Rutherford Boulevard in Murfreesboro.

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Local Woman Facing Drug Charges after DCS Takes Custody of Children
Local Woman Facing Drug Charges after DCS Takes Custody of Children

A South Church Street woman is in jail on various drug charges after police were called to a problem concerning DCS taking custody of two children.

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Rash of Car Burglaries in Halls Hill Area
Rash of Car Burglaries in Halls Hill Area

Murfreesboro Police report a rash of vehicles being broken into on Destiny Drive, Journey Drive and Passage Drive - that's in the Halls Hill Pike area

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Rape and Assault Reported at a South Church Street Motel
Rape and Assault Reported at a South Church Street Motel

The 50 year old resident told police the rape and assault took place on September 17, 2016.

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Murfreesboro Police Looking for Runaway Juvenile
Murfreesboro Police Looking for Runaway Juvenile

Murfreesboro Police are looking for a runaway juvenile. Spokesman Kyle Evans tells NewsRadio WGNS Brittany Barker, age 16, was in DCS custody and released to her mother to be taken to a Mt. Juliet facility.

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Indecent Exposure Case in Murfreesboro
Indecent Exposure Case in Murfreesboro

A man in his late twenties was seen outside of a home on North Church Street in Murfreesboro pleasuring himself on Saturday night.

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UPDATE: Franklin Heights on January Street to become comprehensive Fire and Police Training Center
UPDATE: Franklin Heights on January Street to become comprehensive Fire and Police Training Center

Dates for demolition and construction have not yet been announced, but more details are now released...

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Shots Fired Call in Murfreesboro on Hastings Street Wednesday Night
Shots Fired Call in Murfreesboro on Hastings Street Wednesday Night

The good news, no one was hurt and about 14 police officers showed up within seconds of the shots being fired. The bad news... No arrests have been made.

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Armed Robbery Behind Middle Tennessee Blvd. Kroger
Armed Robbery Behind Middle Tennessee Blvd. Kroger

A delivery man from Jasper is robbed, at gunpoint, while on his run to the Kroger on Middle Tennessee Boulevard.

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Gun, Safes Found in Abandoned Vehicle on Medical Center Parkway
Gun, Safes Found in Abandoned Vehicle on Medical Center Parkway

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an abandoned vehicle on Medical Center Parkway, which had a stolen gun, cell phones and cell phone parts inside.

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Two Men & Juvenile Arrested in Rogers Park
Two Men & Juvenile Arrested in Rogers Park

A Wenlon Drive man, who was wanted on a parole violation, was arrested along with two others with him.

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Knights Inn Man Charged with Extortion & False Imprisonment
Knights Inn Man Charged with Extortion & False Imprisonment

A 62-year old man who lives at Knights Inn is charged with trying to extort a member of the cleaning staff out of 500-dollars and allegedly held him inside his room.

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Alabama Duo Arrested for Kratom
Alabama Duo Arrested for Kratom

An Alabama duo seen by Murfreesboro Police Officer Jeff Carroll panhandling on South Church Street at I-24 have been arrested on drug charges.

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UPDATE: Lorrie Barrett Straughn Killed In Labor Day 2-Car Crash
UPDATE: Lorrie Barrett Straughn Killed In Labor Day 2-Car Crash

UPDATE: The Tennessee Highway Patrol has released the accident report for the fatal wreck that occurred on Monday, Labor Day in Murfreesboro (9/5/16).

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Mother Killed Labor Day Morning In E. Main St. Crash
Mother Killed Labor Day Morning In E. Main St. Crash

There was a fatal accident near MTSU that occurred around 9:15 Labor Day morning (9/5/2016). The two-vehicle crash happened in the 2600 block East Main Street, that going away from town and several blocks past Rutherford Boulevard.

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Speedway Robbed; Riverdale Lockdown Lifted
Speedway Robbed; Riverdale Lockdown Lifted

The Speedway market at 1624 New Salem Highway, at the intersection of Warrior Drive, was robbed. Nearby Riverdale High School was placed on lockdown while Murfreesboro Police investigated.

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Aggravated Assault With Gun Leads to Three Arrests
Aggravated Assault With Gun Leads to Three Arrests

A domestic assault investigation leads to the arrest of three Murfreesboro men.

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Park Lane Suspect Wanted by RCSO & MPD Arrested at Wal-Mart
Park Lane Suspect Wanted by RCSO & MPD Arrested at Wal-Mart

A 24-year old Park Lane man, wanted by the Rutherford County Sheriff's Department and Murfreesboro Police was arrested on Friday.

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Accidental Shooting on Shoshone Place
Accidental Shooting on Shoshone Place

A 22-year old Shoshone Place man is recovering after accidentally shooting himself in the hand.

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Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest of Wanted Murfreesboro Woman
Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest of Wanted Murfreesboro Woman

A stop sign violation leads to the arrest of a 33-year old Arapaho Drive woman on a warrant and three orders of arrest.

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Rutherford Blvd. Man Arrested on 10th Driving on a Revoked License
Rutherford Blvd. Man Arrested on 10th Driving on a Revoked License

A 23 year old Rutherford Boulevard man was arrested for his 10th driving on a revoked license charge after a three-vehicle hit and run accident.

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18-Year Old Hospitalized after Smoking Synthetic Marijuana
18-Year Old Hospitalized after Smoking Synthetic Marijuana

An 18-year old South Rutherford Boulevard woman had to be taken to St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital after a male acquaintance reported to police she smoked synthetic marijuana.

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Verizon Wireless Theft
Verizon Wireless Theft

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a burglary at the Verizon Wireless store on Old Fort Parkway, in front of Target.

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Alleged Felon with Gun Arrested on Battleground Drive
Alleged Felon with Gun Arrested on Battleground Drive

A 20-year old Victory Gallop Lane man, who is a convicted felon, has been arrested after he was found with a handgun.

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Organization Called Cop Stop Aims to Start in Murfreesboro
Organization Called Cop Stop Aims to Start in Murfreesboro

An organization called "Cop Stop" that started in the Memphis, Tennessee area will likely begin a new chapter in Murfreesboro.

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Hanover Street Woman Allegedly Hides Crack Pipe in Groin
Hanover Street Woman Allegedly Hides Crack Pipe in Groin

A 53-year old Hanover Street woman was arrested by Murfreesboro Police and a crack pipe was allegedly found in her groin.

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Woodbury Man Facing Drug Charges
Woodbury Man Facing Drug Charges

A 34-year old Woodbury man is facing various drug charges after being arrested on North Academy Street.

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STOLEN ID: Nearly 10K in Credit Card Charges
STOLEN ID: Nearly 10K in Credit Card Charges

A Pantera Drive man contacted Murfreesboro Police after receiving a phone call he was late on his credit card bill - to the tune of $9,659! But it wasn't his credit card.

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Macduff Drive Man Has $18K in Cash Stolen
Macduff Drive Man Has $18K in Cash Stolen

A 51-year old Macduff Drive man reports to Murfreesboro Police he had 18-thousand dollars in cash stolen from his home.

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Bradyville Pike Man Arrested; Found Inside Closet in Fetal Position
Bradyville Pike Man Arrested; Found Inside Closet in Fetal Position

A 24 year old Bradyville Pike man was arrested for active warrants and found inside a closet in the fetal position.

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Douglas Avenue Man Robbed by Police Impersonators
Douglas Avenue Man Robbed by Police Impersonators

A 39-year old Douglas Avenue man says he was robbed by three people, one claiming to be a police detective.

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Dilton Mankin Rd. Man Facing Drug & Delinquency Charges
Dilton Mankin Rd. Man Facing Drug & Delinquency Charges

A smoke filled car leads Murfreesboro Police to arrest a 19-year old Dilton Mankin Road man on various drug charges and contributing to the delinquency of three minors.

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Man Reportedly Steals Vehicle, Crashes & Finally Arrested
Man Reportedly Steals Vehicle, Crashes & Finally Arrested

A 38-year old homeless man is arrested after allegedly stealing a vehicle from a home on Jose Way, which led to a crash and foot pursuit before being apprehended.

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Man charged 10 times with Driving on a Revoked License in Murfreesboro to Remain Behind Bars
Man charged 10 times with Driving on a Revoked License in Murfreesboro to Remain Behind Bars

A man convicted and sentenced to six years in prison before the Rutherford County Circuit Courts has asked for a new trial. Dannie Brumfield claims the courts abused its discretion when they revoked his probation and ordered him to serve two additional sentences....

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Man allegedly changes seats when pulled over by Murfreesboro Police
Man allegedly changes seats when pulled over by Murfreesboro Police

The switcharoo failed to work for MPD Officer Richard Whitley, who arrested the suspect and charged him for the 5th time with Driving on a Revoked License...

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Shots Fired Call at a Murfreesboro Apartment Complex
Shots Fired Call at a Murfreesboro Apartment Complex

When police arrived on the scene at the Student Quarters apartment complex, they discovered several shell casings next to building 15.

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Convicted Felon Arrested for Cocaine and Handgun in Murfreesboro
Convicted Felon Arrested for Cocaine and Handgun in Murfreesboro

After the man was transported to the local jail for booking, he was strip-searched. That was when police found that the bulge in the area of his rear end were two bags of cocaine weighting a total of 1 gram.

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Registered Sex Offender from Murfreesboro Found in California
Registered Sex Offender from Murfreesboro Found in California

The subject accused of fondling a 14-year old girl on a Rutherford County School Bus in 2008 and later re-arrested for violating the sex offender registry at age 20 in 2010 is now in California, according to police.

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Nashville Man Arrested on Several Felony Drug Charges
Nashville Man Arrested on Several Felony Drug Charges

Murfreesboro Police have arrested a 35-year old Nashville man on several felony drug charges.

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S. Rutherford Blvd. Woman Facing Theft & Drug Charges
S. Rutherford Blvd. Woman Facing Theft & Drug Charges

A 52-year old South Rutherford Boulevard woman is facing several drug charges after being accused of shoplifting at the Wal-Mart near her home.

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Florida Man Arrested as Fugitive from Justice
Florida Man Arrested as Fugitive from Justice

A 34-year old Florida man has been arrested as being a fugitive from justice after allegedly driving down Mercury Boulevard at 3:15am with a headlight out.

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MPD Investigating Several Counterfeit Bill Cases
MPD Investigating Several Counterfeit Bill Cases

At least three recent reports of counterfeit bills being passed at local businesses has been reported by Murfreesboro Police.

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Armed Robbery & Assault at New Salem Highway Apartments
Armed Robbery & Assault at New Salem Highway Apartments

Local authorities are investigating an armed robbery and assault at the Westbury Farm Apartments on New Salem Highway.

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Accidental Shooting at Poplar Village Apartments
Accidental Shooting at Poplar Village Apartments

A 63-year old resident of the Poplar Village Apartments has been treated for an accidental gunshot wound.

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Minor Fired Loaded Gun at Spring Valley Apartments
Minor Fired Loaded Gun at Spring Valley Apartments

Murfreesboro Police received several calls about gunfire at Spring Valley Apartments. When authorities arrived, one apartment dweller reported hearing a loud bang and then a bullet come through his bedroom ceiling.

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New City Residents Robbed at Gunpoint
New City Residents Robbed at Gunpoint

Two people who were moving into a residence on East College Street reported to Murfreesboro Police they were robbed at gunpoint.

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2nd Shift 911 Communication Dispatchers honored with STARS Award
2nd Shift 911 Communication Dispatchers honored with STARS Award

The entire 2nd Shift team of 911 Communication Supervisors and Dispatchers for the Murfreesboro Police Department's Communication Center have been named STARS award recipients for July 2016.

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New Training Facility For Fire and Police Departments approved by City Council
New Training Facility For Fire and Police Departments approved by City Council

The former Franklin Heights housing complex will soon be home to the Fire and Police Departments new training facilities.

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8 Arrested in connection with credit card scams in Rutherford County
8 Arrested in connection with credit card scams in Rutherford County

8 suspects were arrested and charged with Criminal Simulation and Identity Theft. The Investigation is ongoing and more charges may follow.

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Murfreesboro Detectives Investigating Weekend Rape Case
Murfreesboro Detectives Investigating Weekend Rape Case

An aggravated rape charge has been filed by a Murfreesboro woman. The victim, who is 26 years old, went to the police department on Saturday afternoon to report the rape.

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Murfreesboro Police Department receives re-accreditation from TLEA
Murfreesboro Police Department receives re-accreditation from TLEA

The Tennessee Law Enforcement Accreditation (TLEA) Program recently announced that it has granted re-accreditation status to the Murfreesboro Police Department. MPD is one of eighteen Tennessee law enforcement agencies having achieved re-accreditation

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Thank a Police Officer or Sheriff's Deputy Today
Thank a Police Officer or Sheriff's Deputy Today

WGNS spoke to Rutherford County Sheriff's Department Major Egon Grissom on Wednesday and he told us that morale is down among many officers of law across the United States.

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Missing Juvenile and Missing Adult FOUND SAFE
Missing Juvenile and Missing Adult FOUND SAFE

A teen girl and a 19 year old adult reported missing to Murfreesboro Police have been located.

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Arrest in S. Church Street Motel Robbery
Arrest in S. Church Street Motel Robbery

Murfreesboro Police have made two arrests after investigating an aggravated robbery at a local motel.

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Aggravated Robbery Reported at Local Bar
Aggravated Robbery Reported at Local Bar

A 37-year old Seals Way man was assaulted at a local bar. Murfreesboro Police Officer Nicholas Sapp reports being sent to the home of the victim Friday around 10am.

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Naylor Avenue Woman Sexually Assaulted
Naylor Avenue Woman Sexually Assaulted

A 23-year old Naylor Avenue woman is sexually assaulted. She reported to Murfreesboro Police Officer Dave Norton, through a translator since she didn't speak English, that she was sexually assaulted last Tuesday, July 12th.

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Road Rage Incident on Manson Pike
Road Rage Incident on Manson Pike

A 43-year old Hammock Drive woman finds herself the victim of a road rage incident near the Manson Pike Dollar General store.

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Steelson Court Man Seriously Hurt in Crash
Steelson Court Man Seriously Hurt in Crash

A 23-year old Steelson Court man seriously injured in a single vehicle crash on Osborne Lane.

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Fake Percocet Pills Lead to Overdoses and Fatalities - Case Remains Under Investigation
Fake Percocet Pills Lead to Overdoses and Fatalities - Case Remains Under Investigation

WGNS has been following the overdoses in Murfreesboro carefully and reports indicate that right now, Johnny L. Williams has been the only one arrested for the fake pills being sold as of July 15, 2016.

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Local Citizens Aim to Stand Guard in front of the Murfreesboro Police Department
Local Citizens Aim to Stand Guard in front of the Murfreesboro Police Department

UPDATE: Soldier steps down from the front of the Murfreesboro Police Department after standing guard Monday morning.

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UPDATE: Still no charges filed in Nashville Motor Cars 2015 closing in Murfreesboro
UPDATE: Still no charges filed in Nashville Motor Cars 2015 closing in Murfreesboro

UPDATE: WGNS spoke to David Bowling with the United States Attorney's office and he told us that he could not confirm nor deny a federal case involving Randy Roth or Nashville Motor Cars. The conversation took place on Thursday (6/7/16). The U.S. Attorney's Office works under the arm of the U.S. Department of Justice.

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Murfreesboro Officer Chris Williams Helps to Save the Life of a Newborn
Murfreesboro Officer Chris Williams Helps to Save the Life of a Newborn

Sgt. Kyle Evans explains how Officer Chris Williams jumped into action when the parents of the small child noticed their newborn was all of a sudden unresponsive...

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Cocaine,Ecstasy, Marijuana and more seized in Murfreesboro apartment
Cocaine,Ecstasy, Marijuana and more seized in Murfreesboro apartment

A 25 year old Murfreesboro man is facing four felony charges after police found a large amount of drugs in his apartment. The incident unfolded on Tuesday evening (July 5, 2016).

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Man Wanted on 10 Warrants Captured in Murfreesboro
Man Wanted on 10 Warrants Captured in Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro Police captured a wanted fugitive who had a total of 10 warrants against him this past Saturday morning.

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Man pulled over twice in one day by Murfreesboro Police taken to jail
Man pulled over twice in one day by Murfreesboro Police taken to jail

Without missing a beat, Officer Alexander pulled the green Mercury over and confirmed that the driver was driving the car with a revoked license due to a prior DUI arrest.

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Unused Lottery Tickets, Cash and Drugs Found - Two Arrested
Unused Lottery Tickets, Cash and Drugs Found - Two Arrested

In addition to cocaine and marijuana, police also discovered several hundred unused or not yet scratched off lottery tickets.

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Planning to shoot off fireworks in Murfreesboro this year?
Planning to shoot off fireworks in Murfreesboro this year?

Residents who live in the City Limits of Murfreesboro have until 10 PM, Tuesday to shoot off their last round of fireworks for the season.

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MPD Chief Critical of Police Pursuit
MPD Chief Critical of Police Pursuit

The chief of the Murfreesboro Police Department calls into question the actions that led to the pursuit and subsequent fatal crash that took the life of a 28-year old woman on South Church Street.

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UPDATE: Woman Accused of Hitting Nolensville Officer Found in Murfreesboro
UPDATE: Woman Accused of Hitting Nolensville Officer Found in Murfreesboro

We've learned more about the arrest in Murfreesboro of a woman accused of hitting a Nolensville Police officer.

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Fifth Third Bank Robbed; Suspect Caught
Fifth Third Bank Robbed; Suspect Caught

Murfreesboro Police have nabbed the man accused of robbing the Fifth Third Bank on South Church Street. It happened Thursday morning around 11 o'clock at the bank, located near the Kroger store.

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Man Found Dead Inside Car in Nashville from Murfreesboro
Man Found Dead Inside Car in Nashville from Murfreesboro

Metro Nashville Police are investigating the death of a man, found inside a parked car. They have identified the victim as Jason McGill of Murfreesboro.

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Fatal Accident Franklin Rd. / Veterans Pkwy.
Fatal Accident Franklin Rd. / Veterans Pkwy.

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a fatal crash involving two cars and a motorcycle on Franklin Road (Highway 96) and Veterans Parkway.

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Poplar Ave. Man Charged with Sexual Battery
Poplar Ave. Man Charged with Sexual Battery

A Poplar Avenue man has been charged with sexual battery. Murfreesboro Police Detective Tommy Roberts reports 56-year old Keith Howard has been arrested after an alleged Father's Day incident.

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Wanted Knoxville Woman Arrested in Murfreesboro
Wanted Knoxville Woman Arrested in Murfreesboro

A 25-year old Knoxville woman, wanted on several active warrants, was arrested by Murfreesboro Police.

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Prescription Pad Stolen from Psychiatric Office
Prescription Pad Stolen from Psychiatric Office

A missing prescription pad led a suspect to attempt to get drugs from a local pharmacy.

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Smyrna Man Reports Assault then Arrested
Smyrna Man Reports Assault then Arrested

A 20-year old Smyrna man who was reportedly assaulted winds up in jail himself. Murfreesboro Police Officer Derrick Bush reports Adam Pickle of Shirley Road was assaulted at gun point outside Advance Financial on Old Fort Parkway.

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MFRD and MPD Coordinate Safety Effort for Fourth of July
MFRD and MPD Coordinate Safety Effort for Fourth of July

As the Fourth of July weekend approaches, Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department and Murfreesboro Police Department are coordinating efforts to keep the citizens and visitors of Murfreesboro safe during the holiday.

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Credit Card Skimming Suspect Sought by MPD
Credit Card Skimming Suspect Sought by MPD

Do you know this suspect? Murfreesboro Police are looking for a man suspected in a credit card skimming case.

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Domestic Arrest After Shots Fired
Domestic Arrest After Shots Fired

A domestic situation ends in the arrest of a 24-year old Greenville, Mississippi, man after gun fire. Murfreesboro Police Detective Jacob Fountain reports Trendarius Jimerson was arrested Saturday morning around 10.

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Parking Lot MVA Leads to Arrest
Parking Lot MVA Leads to Arrest

Two Murfreesboro woman are in jail on alcohol related charges after police were called to the parking lot of Fifth Third Bank on South Rutherford Boulevard in reference to a motor vehicle accident.

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Indian Park Dr. Man Charged with Theft from Roommate
Indian Park Dr. Man Charged with Theft from Roommate

A 35-year old Indian Park Drive man has been arrested for allegedly stealing jewlery from his roommate. Murfreesboro Police Detective Jacob Fountain charged Austin Holt with theft over one-thousand dollars.

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Sherrill Blvd. Men Assaulted
Sherrill Blvd. Men Assaulted

A Sherrill Boulevard man is recovering after being assaulted at his home. Murfreesboro Police Officer James Wilkinson reports on Friday morning around 1:30, a 57-year old victim showed up at Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue Station 3 on Mercury Boulevard.

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Heather Maples Murder Suspect in Court
Heather Maples Murder Suspect in Court

The 24-year old man charged with the murder of 22-year old Heather Maples was in a Rutherford County Courtroom.

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Guns & Drugs Found in Old Lascassas Pike Man's Home
Guns & Drugs Found in Old Lascassas Pike Man's Home

An 18-year old Old Lascassas Pike man is in jail after being arrested on drug charges and for having a gun while in possession of drugs.

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Power Outage at MPD, MFRD, City Hall and WGNS
Power Outage at MPD, MFRD, City Hall and WGNS

Faulty equipment within a sectionalizing cabinet near the radio station caused a power outage and took your "Good Neighbor Station" off the air. It happened around 7:45 Thursday morning.

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Step Father Accused of Sexual Assault in Murfreesboro
Step Father Accused of Sexual Assault in Murfreesboro

A 20-year old from Shelbyville told Murfreesboro Police that her step father touched her in a sexual manner.

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"I Love Kellie Pickler" Star Charged After Ransacking Fortress Blvd. Home

A 29-year old reality T.V. star is facing several charges after allegedly ransacking his girlfriend's home and forcing the victim to follow him.

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Hazelwood Drive Man Charged with Unlawful Handgun Possession
Hazelwood Drive Man Charged with Unlawful Handgun Possession

A 29-year old Hazelwood Drive man is charged with possessing a handgun while intoxicated. Jonathan Letzler was arrested Friday morning around 2:30 by Murfreesboro Police Detective Ed Gorham.

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Two Arrested for Obstructing Highway After Police Respond to Gunfire
Two Arrested for Obstructing Highway After Police Respond to Gunfire

Murfreesboro Police, responding to gunfire in the 800 block of Lee Street, arrested two individuals. Officers Palmer Gibbs and Westley Hall report responding to a large party on Lee Street, near Roberts Street Friday night around 8:30.

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Large Turnout For Murfreesboro Police Groundbreaking
Large Turnout For Murfreesboro Police Groundbreaking

A large number of persons were in attendance for the groundbreaking at 10:00 o'clock Friday morning (6/17/2016) for the new Murfreesboro Police Department headquarters at 1004 North Highland Avenue.

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City to hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for new Police Headquarters
City to hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for new Police Headquarters

City officials will gather Friday, June 17 for an official groundbreaking ceremony for renovation of the new Murfreesboro Police Department Headquarters in the existing structure at 1004 North Highland Avenue in Murfreesboro.

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Arrest Warrant Issued in Connection with 'Boro Homicide
Arrest Warrant Issued in Connection with 'Boro Homicide

An arrest warrant has been issued by the Rutherford County Grand Jury for Quantavios Dance for giving false information to law enforcement.

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Threatening phone call to Murfreesboro homeowner leads police to place special watch on house
Threatening phone call to Murfreesboro homeowner leads police to place special watch on house

The caller made a statement to the homeowners wife, "I shoot pretty straight, but sometimes hit the wrong person."

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Rape reported in Murfreesboro on Tuesday
Rape reported in Murfreesboro on Tuesday

Police were called to The Grove Apartment complex off of Halls Hill Pike by the victim's roommate.

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Alleged Shoplifting Leads to Arrest on Active Warrants
Alleged Shoplifting Leads to Arrest on Active Warrants

A 22-year old South Church Street man was arrested on shoplifting charges and also picked up on active warrants.

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Man Angry at Parking Lot Speeder Arrested for Assault
Man Angry at Parking Lot Speeder Arrested for Assault

A 26-year old Smyrna man was arrested after allegedly making threats with a gun outside a Stones River Mall store.

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Taunted with a Taser
Taunted with a Taser

A 30-year old Regal Inn man reported to Murfreesboro Police another resident there has been taunting him with a taser.

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Counterfeit Cash Used at Local Sonic
Counterfeit Cash Used at Local Sonic

The Sonic on Northwest Broad Street is out of $80 after four fake 20-dollar bills were used.

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Police Looking for Man Taking Photos of Women at Department Store
Police Looking for Man Taking Photos of Women at Department Store

Murfreesboro Police are looking for a man who allegedly has been taking photos of women at a local department store.

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MPD Investigating Another Report of Gunfire on Wenlon Drive
MPD Investigating Another Report of Gunfire on Wenlon Drive

More gun fire and bullets found on Wenlon Drive. Murfreesboro Police Officer David LaDouceur reports being called to the Vie at Murfreesboro apartments Sunday morning around 3:15.

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Crack Cocaine recovered in Murfreesboro traffic stop
Crack Cocaine recovered in Murfreesboro traffic stop

A 43 year old S. Church Street man who was stopped by Murfreesboro Police for running a stop sign told officers they could search his car.

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Drive by shooting on Bridge Avenue Tuesday morning
Drive by shooting on Bridge Avenue Tuesday morning

One round from a gun went through a window and then lodged into a sofa, that according to a police report filed on Bridge Avenue in Murfreesboro.

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Murfreesboro Police Participating in
Murfreesboro Police Participating in "Click It or Ticket"

The Murfreesboro Police Department, in cooperation with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) and local law enforcement agencies, will participate in the summer 2016 "Click It or Ticket" campaign.

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Scuffle & Gunfire in Attempted Robbery & Assault at College Grove Apartments
Scuffle & Gunfire in Attempted Robbery & Assault at College Grove Apartments

A man from Joelton had to fight off a suspect, despite being assaulted and shot at during an incident at College Grove Apartments. According to a report from Murfreesboro Police Officer Rafiq Qadir, 20-year old Dylan Valentine of Eatons Creek Road in Joelton was on his way to his girlfriend's apartment on Lascassas Pike.

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Alleged Rape of a Nashville Woman at Safari Inn
Alleged Rape of a Nashville Woman at Safari Inn

A 35-year old Nashville woman reports to Murfreesboro Police she was raped. Officer Grant Perry was called to a New Salem Highway address Sunday afternoon around 6:30 after being called by the victim.

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Homeless Man Swallows Drugs During Police Investigation
Homeless Man Swallows Drugs During Police Investigation

A 26-year old homeless man is in jail after allegedly swallowing a bag of pills. Murfreesboro Police Sgt. Tim Higgins reports Dustin Heath was arrested at the McDonald's on Broad at South Church Friday morning at 9am.

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Northfield Blvd. Man Arrested on Nine Out of State Warrants
Northfield Blvd. Man Arrested on Nine Out of State Warrants

A 36-year old East Northfield Boulevard man was arrested at his work on nine felony warrants out of Indiana.

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Suspect Kicked Patrol Car Window After Arrest on DUI and Various Charges
Suspect Kicked Patrol Car Window After Arrest on DUI and Various Charges

A 25-year old Weybridge Drive man faces numerous charges after a traffic stop led to his arrest. Murfreesboro Police Officer Christopher Finley reports Robert Mintlow blew by another traffic stop he was assisting with on Highland Avenue Friday just after 11pm.

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Northfield Business Owner Allegedly Raped
Northfield Business Owner Allegedly Raped

A 48-year old woman reports she was raped. Murfreesboro Police Officer Sean Martin reports he met up with the victim at a Northfield Boulevard business.

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$15K Ring Among Stolen Items in Higgins Lane Burglary
$15K Ring Among Stolen Items in Higgins Lane Burglary

A ring, valued at 15-thousand dollars, was among the many items taken during a home burglary on Higgins Lane. Murfreesboro Police Officer Cole Glass was called to the home, which is just off Rutherford Boulevard, Friday just before noon.

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Syringes, Meth and more recovered in Murfreesboro Traffic Stop
Syringes, Meth and more recovered in Murfreesboro Traffic Stop

During a strip search, detention officers located a bag in her anus that contained "residue" inside of it. The officers also noticed a white residue around her... Well, you get the idea.

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Bedford County man arrested on Felony Violation of Probation Charges in Murfreesboro
Bedford County man arrested on Felony Violation of Probation Charges in Murfreesboro

A man who was arrested in Bedford County on "Promotion of Meth" charges this past February and later bonded out of jail, has been apprehended in Murfreesboro.

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Stolen Taxi in Murfreesboro
Stolen Taxi in Murfreesboro

A taxi in Murfreesboro was reported to have been stolen. The theft was reported late this past week.

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Murfreesboro man charged with DUI and
Murfreesboro man charged with DUI and "Driving on a Revoked License for the 4th Time"

A man who police saw drive into a small ditch while trying to make a turn was arrested on a DUI charge. After the subject ran into the ditch, he allegedly drove off at a high rate of speed.

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Subject acted as if he were going to exit his car, instead fled
Subject acted as if he were going to exit his car, instead fled

Did you happen to see a white Infiniti G-35 driving down Northfield Blvd. at a high rate of speed on Tuesday evening around 5?

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Murfreesboro Police Investigating Two Shots Fired Incidents
Murfreesboro Police Investigating Two Shots Fired Incidents

Murfreesboro Police are busy investigating incidents where gunfire was reported at apartments on Greenland Drive and University Street. One bullet entered a room where a child was playing.

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Flat Rock Road Man Charged with 6th DUI
Flat Rock Road Man Charged with 6th DUI

A 48-year old Flat Rock Road man is charged for the sixth time with DUI. Murfreesboro Police Officer Eric Renfroe reports stopping the vehicle driven by Daniel Hazel at South Rutherford and Chandler Place Friday afternoon just after 3:30.

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Two Murfreesboro Men Facing Weapon and Drug Charges
Two Murfreesboro Men Facing Weapon and Drug Charges

Two Murfreesboro men are facing various weapon and drug charges after local police respond to shots fired in the area of Greenland Drive.

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Car of Jimmy Johns Driver Stolen; Suspects Lead Police on Foot Chase
Car of Jimmy Johns Driver Stolen; Suspects Lead Police on Foot Chase

Two suspects in the theft of the vehicle of a Jimmy John's driver led Murfreesboro Police on a foot chase before being apprehended. Officer Joshua Borel reports he was dispatched to an auto theft call at College Grove Apartments on Lascassas Pike around 12:30 Saturday afternoon.

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More Funny Money in Murfreesboro
More Funny Money in Murfreesboro

Another case of phony money has been reported in Murfreesboro. This time around, the fake cash appeared at the McDonald's drive thru on Sunday.

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Six Hour Standoff Outside H3O Aquatics is Over
Six Hour Standoff Outside H3O Aquatics is Over

A six-hour standoff at H3O Aquatics with Murfreesboro Police and a man inside is over. Murfreesboro Police Sgt. Kyle Evans tells NewsRadio WGNS it turns out this was a legal dispute concerning the business between the franchisor, franchisee Michael Burrows and the building landlord.

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Murfreesboro man charged with DUI number 4
Murfreesboro man charged with DUI number 4

The arrest was made April 24, 2016 and Kano was later released on Tuesday (4/26/16) after posting a $10,500 bond.

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Drug Charges Follow Murfreesboro Police Traffic Stop
Drug Charges Follow Murfreesboro Police Traffic Stop

A 26 year old Murfreesboro man has been arrested on drug charges after being pulled over on University Street.

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Murfreesboro Police Looking in Theft of Over $10,000
Murfreesboro Police Looking in Theft of Over $10,000

A Murfreesboro woman found out the hard way that it is not safe to let just anyone have access to your personal computer.

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Hazelwood Street Man Facing Weapon and Underage Consumption Charges
Hazelwood Street Man Facing Weapon and Underage Consumption Charges

A 20-year old Hazelwood Street man is facing a weapons charge along with underage consumption and criminal impersonation.

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19-Year Old Woman Reportedly Raped
19-Year Old Woman Reportedly Raped

A 19-year old West Thompson Lane woman reported to Murfreesboro Police she was raped.

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Benley Street Man Allegedly Stabbed in Altercation
Benley Street Man Allegedly Stabbed in Altercation

A 22-year old Benley Street man claims he was stabbed during an altercation. It was reported by Murfreesboro Police early Monday morning on West Street.

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Walls Graffitied in Roger's Park Restrooms
Walls Graffitied in Roger's Park Restrooms

Someone graffitied the walls outside the Roger's Park restrooms. Murfreesboro Police Officer Dominik Riley reports being called to the Hunt Street park Sunday morning just after 7.

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Walnut Lane Woman Charged with Assault & Shoplifting
Walnut Lane Woman Charged with Assault & Shoplifting

A Walnut Lane woman is charged with assault and shoplifting after an alleged incident at the Wal-Mart on Memorial.

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Black Caucus Demands Investigation After Arrest of Kids
Black Caucus Demands Investigation After Arrest of Kids

The Tennessee Black Caucus of state lawmakers is the latest to sound off concerning the incident where several children were allegedly handcuffed by Murfreesboro Police.

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M'boro Police To Conduct Review of Arrests at Hobgood
M'boro Police To Conduct Review of Arrests at Hobgood

Murfreesboro Police will conduct and internal after-action review after a reported incident at Hobgood Elementary where several children were reportedly handcuffed and arrested.

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Man Charged with DUI Number 7 in Murfreesboro
Man Charged with DUI Number 7 in Murfreesboro

Police then observed the subject "stumble into a white vehicle and drive," according to a police report.

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Woman Turns Husbands Hard Drives Over to Police
Woman Turns Husbands Hard Drives Over to Police

A soon to be divorced woman in Murfreesboro called the police to suggest that her husband may have child pornography on his computer.

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Hermitage Man Charged with Indecent Exposure in 'Boro
Hermitage Man Charged with Indecent Exposure in 'Boro

A Hermitage man is arrested in Murfreesboro on charges of public intoxication and indecent exposure.

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National Public Safety Telecommunications Week Celebrated Locally
National Public Safety Telecommunications Week Celebrated Locally

The Murfreesboro Police Department, Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue Department, and the City of Murfreesboro will honor local public safety Telecommunicators, the "first" first responders, this week in honor of National Telecommunicators Week.

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Gunnerson Ave. Man Arrested on Assault Warrant & Drug Charges
Gunnerson Ave. Man Arrested on Assault Warrant & Drug Charges

A 22-year old Gunnerson Avenue man is behind bars after being arrested by Murfreesboro Police following a disturbance call.

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Murfreesboro Man Robbed at Gunpoint Outside Wal-Mart on Old Fort
Murfreesboro Man Robbed at Gunpoint Outside Wal-Mart on Old Fort

A 62-year old Murfreesboro man was robbed at gunpoint in the parking lot of Wal-Mart on Old Fort Parkway.

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Wenlon Drive Man Robbed at Knifepoint Trying to Buy Pills
Wenlon Drive Man Robbed at Knifepoint Trying to Buy Pills

A 45-year old Wenlon Drive man was robbed at knifepoint trying to buy Lortab pills.

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Several Shots Fired Calls Answered by Murfreesboro Police
Several Shots Fired Calls Answered by Murfreesboro Police

Murfreesboro Police are investigating two separate incidents of shots fired.

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Antioch Man Shot in the Leg on N. Tennessee
Antioch Man Shot in the Leg on N. Tennessee

A 23-year old Antioch man was shot in the leg after an incident in the 23-hundred block of North Tennessee Boulevard.

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Nearly Pound of Pot Seized in Arrest of La Vergne Man
Nearly Pound of Pot Seized in Arrest of La Vergne Man

A La Vergne man was arrested by Murfreesboro Police, which netted nearly a pound of marijuana. Murfreesboro Police Officer Christopher Hobbs reports Saturday night around 9:20, he arrived at The Grove on Journey Drive.

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First Full Week for New Police Chief in the City of Murfreesboro
First Full Week for New Police Chief in the City of Murfreesboro

New Chief Karl Durr at the Murfreesboro Police Department, who was an assistant chief at the Eugene, Oregon Police Department prior to his move to Murfreesboro, was asked to compare Murfreesboro to Eugene...

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Man Allegedly Uses Mom's Phone for Drug Sales, According to MPD
Man Allegedly Uses Mom's Phone for Drug Sales, According to MPD

A Murfreesboro man who had his cellphone seized by police on April 4th evidently decided to utilize his mothers phone for drug sales, according to a police report filed on April 5th.

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Wingate Street Woman Shot
Wingate Street Woman Shot

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a shooting, which left a 26-year old Wingate Street woman wounded. Officer Randall Gaines reported hearing gunshots in the area of Rutherford Boulevard and Bradyville Pike around four o'clock Sunday morning.

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Shots Fired at TEMPT Bar on West Main
Shots Fired at TEMPT Bar on West Main

The search continues for a suspect who apparently assaulted a woman and a security guard and fired shots at a Murfreesboro bar. Officer Megan Benson reports being called to TEMPT around 2:20 Saturday morning.

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Antebellum Drive Armed Robbery & Shooting
Antebellum Drive Armed Robbery & Shooting

Local authorities are investigating an armed robbery which left a 21-year old Antebellum Drive man shot. Officer Andrew Graves of the Murfreesboro Police Department was first on the scene.

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Smyrna Man Arrested on Drug Charges after Alleged Road Rage Incident
Smyrna Man Arrested on Drug Charges after Alleged Road Rage Incident

A 23-year old Smyrna man has been arrested after a road rage incident lands him in jail on drug charges. Sterling Williams was arrested after a Murfreesboro Police officer spoke with the 64-year old victim from Springfield.

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West McKnight Dr. Man Facing Assault Charges after Firing Gun
West McKnight Dr. Man Facing Assault Charges after Firing Gun

A West McKnight Drive man is in jail on various charges after allegedly firing a gun at the ground during a dispute with a neighbor.

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MPD Fatal Accident Crash Team investigating Thursday afternoon accident
MPD Fatal Accident Crash Team investigating Thursday afternoon accident

On Thursday afternoon there was a serious auto accident on NW Broad Street at Thompson Lane in Murfreesboro.

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22 Year old woman punched in the face by unknown visitor
22 Year old woman punched in the face by unknown visitor

A 22 year old Murfreesboro resident told police that she received a knock on her door around 7 Wednesday morning. When she opened the door a man barged inside.

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American Flags to be Flown at Half-Staff This Week
American Flags to be Flown at Half-Staff This Week

American Flags are at half-staff this week in Murfreesboro and throughout the country.

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Man who has been booked into the local jail over 400 times rearrested for charging at an officer
Man who has been booked into the local jail over 400 times rearrested for charging at an officer

A man who has been booked into the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center over 400 times has been rearrested.

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Staff at Siegel Elementary Reportedly Alarmed by Doctors Text Messages to Teacher
Staff at Siegel Elementary Reportedly Alarmed by Doctors Text Messages to Teacher

A local doctor in Rutherford County has been arrested on a DUI charge. The charge comes after a domestic violence report was filed with Murfreesboro Police.

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Officer Smells Marijuana; Arrest Made
Officer Smells Marijuana; Arrest Made

A Murfreesboro Police officer on patrol in the Greenland Drive area smelled burnt marijuana. It wasn't long afterward that 39-year old Bruce Stratton, Jr., of Karly Court in Murfreesboro was arrested.

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Journey Home Incident Lands Homeless Man in Jail
Journey Home Incident Lands Homeless Man in Jail

An incident at Journey Home lands a 34-year old homeless man in jail. Murfreesboro Police Officer Nicholas Sapp reports Elton Richardson was charged with aggravated assault.

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Old Lascassas Rd. Man Arrested in Bradyville Pike Robbery
Old Lascassas Rd. Man Arrested in Bradyville Pike Robbery

Murfreesboro Police have a 20-year old man in custody after investigating an armed robbery on Bradyville Pike.

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Armed Robbery at College Grove Apartments
Armed Robbery at College Grove Apartments

A 20-year old College Grove Apartments man says three armed men robbed him, taking guns and cash. Murfreesboro Police report the incident happened around 6:30 Tuesday night.

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Palm Court Man Arrested for Maple Street Burglary
Palm Court Man Arrested for Maple Street Burglary

A 34-year old Palm Court man has been arrested, two days after allegedly burglarizing a home in the 12-hundred block of Maple Street.

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Rental Car Stolen at Northfield Ridge Apartments
Rental Car Stolen at Northfield Ridge Apartments

What the victim thought was someone helping to unload the car turned into a way to steal her car. The victim told Murfreesboro Police around 8 o'clock Monday night, a man standing outside the apartment complex offered to help her haul in items from her car.

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Thornton's Clerk Verbally Assaulted; Suspect Arrested for Public Intoxication
Thornton's Clerk Verbally Assaulted; Suspect Arrested for Public Intoxication

A 26-year old man from Colorado was arrested by Murfreesboro Police after allegedly verbally assaulting clerks at the Thornton's on Old Fort Parkway.

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Second Alleged Gun Crime in a Month Lands Teen Back in Jail
Second Alleged Gun Crime in a Month Lands Teen Back in Jail

The Riverdale student who was charged with possessing a handgun on school grounds earlier this month now finds himself in more trouble after another incident.

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Gun Fire Heard Near East Castle Street
Gun Fire Heard Near East Castle Street

The sounds of gun fire awoke residents at East Castle Street near First Avenue.

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Strong Armed Robbery at Murfreesboro Motel
Strong Armed Robbery at Murfreesboro Motel

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a strong armed robbery at the Murfreesboro Motel. The 66-year old victim told authorities two black males entered his locked room just before 10:30 Monday night.

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Several Reports of Tax Return Fraud
Several Reports of Tax Return Fraud

With the tax filing season upon us, several Murfreesboro residents are finding their tax returns have already been filed - by someone else. And that someone else also has their refund.

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Alleged Wal-Mart Shoplifters Now Face Other Serious Charges
Alleged Wal-Mart Shoplifters Now Face Other Serious Charges

Two women who allegedly stole items from the South Rutherford Wal-Mart are facing a long list of additional charges. This after Murfreesboro Police caught up with the vehicle, with suspects Angela Van Winkle and Tina Douglas inside, around 6:30 Monday night.

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Sexual Battery Arrest After Alleged Incidents at Memorial Wal-Mart
Sexual Battery Arrest After Alleged Incidents at Memorial Wal-Mart

A 25-year old Antietam Lane man is charged with three counts of sexual battery of a juvenile. Murfreesboro Police arrested Juan Gonzalez Michi Sunday afternoon around 4:30 at the Wal-Mart on Memorial Boulevard.

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Alleged Shoplifting Leads to Arrest for Warrants
Alleged Shoplifting Leads to Arrest for Warrants

Alleged shoplifting leads to the arrest of a 24-year old Minerva Drive woman on three active warrants. Elischa Dennison is reportedly tried to take over 680-dollars worth of items from the Wal-Mart on South Rutherford Boulevard Sunday, just before 3pm.

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Uber Driver Charged with Rape
Uber Driver Charged with Rape

The March Rutherford County Grand Jury indicted an Antioch Uber driver in an alleged Halloween night rape of Murfreesboro woman.

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Unbridled Drive Man Asleep in Truck Faces Various Drug Charges
Unbridled Drive Man Asleep in Truck Faces Various Drug Charges

A 44-year old Unbridled Drive man faces various drug charges and DUI after being found by Murfreesboro Police asleep behind the wheel.

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Smyrna Solider Has Car Stolen in Murfreesboro
Smyrna Solider Has Car Stolen in Murfreesboro

A Stewart Landing Circle man had his car stolen while playing a football game at the Discovery School, which is on Middle Tennessee Boulevard.

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Police Need Your Help In ID'ing Red Headed Suspect
Police Need Your Help In ID'ing Red Headed Suspect

Murfreesboro Police are seeking help from the public regarding a strong-armed robbery that occurred Monday afternoon, February 22, 2016. Do you recognize the woman who is seen in the surveillance video?

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UPDATE: Shooting at Greystone Apartments in Murfreesboro Wednesday
UPDATE: Shooting at Greystone Apartments in Murfreesboro Wednesday

A 31-year old Lokey Avenue man is the shooting victim in a drug deal gone bad. We first reported the shooting Wednesday afternoon, which occurred just after 3 o'clock at the Greystone Apartments.

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Phone call from Murfreesboro to South Carolina suggested an
Phone call from Murfreesboro to South Carolina suggested an "Officer Would be Killed"

A doctors office in Greenville, South Carolina got a strange phone call from a guest who was possibly staying at a motel on Thompson Lane in Murfreesboro.

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East Sevier Street Woman Charged with Assaulting Officer
East Sevier Street Woman Charged with Assaulting Officer

An East Sevier Street woman is arrested after threatening to slit a Murfreesboro Police officer's throat, to blow her up, shoot her in the head and for kicking her several times.

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Henderson and Howser Honored By US Attorney's Office
Henderson and Howser Honored By US Attorney's Office

The United States Attorney's office recognized two local residents for outstanding law enforcement work. Both were with the Murfreesboro Police Department when the case was broken

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Fatal Saturday Morning Motorcycle Crash
Fatal Saturday Morning Motorcycle Crash

Around 6:45 Saturday morning Murfreesboro Police officers a single-vehicle fatal crash that was on the I-24 exit ramp that takes traffic onto the New Salem Highway (State Highway 99 to Eagleville). The victims name has been released.

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Kidnapping suspect in Murfreesboro convicted in court
Kidnapping suspect in Murfreesboro convicted in court

Two years ago, 34-year-old Taris Frazier entered a home on East Castle Street and held three women hostage in a closet.

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Armed Robbery at SunTrust Bank on Greenland

Murfreesboro Police and the FBI are looking for a suspect who robbed the SunTrust Bank on Greenland Drive.

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LSD and Weed Found During Traffic Stop in Murfreesboro
LSD and Weed Found During Traffic Stop in Murfreesboro

40 Grams of marijuana, 11 strips of LSD Acid, two ecstasy pills, marijuana pipes and a digital scale were found in a truck after Murfreesboro Police pulled the driver over for speeding 42 miles per hour in a 30 mile per hour zone.

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Registered Sex Offender on Most Wanted List Captured in Murfreesboro
Registered Sex Offender on Most Wanted List Captured in Murfreesboro

A man who was listed on the Rutherford County Most Wanted List has been captured.

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Shots Fired at College Grove Apartments Leaves Damage
Shots Fired at College Grove Apartments Leaves Damage

A report of shots fired at the College Grove Apartments on Lascassas Pike leaves property damage, but no injuries.

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Hungry Howie's Driver Robbed at Gunpoint
Hungry Howie's Driver Robbed at Gunpoint

A Hungry Howie's Pizza delivery driver was robbed, at gunpoint. Murfreesboro Police report the driver was robbed when delivering a pizza to Victoria's Place Apartments on Rutherford Boulevard Saturday night around 8 o'clock.

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Strong Armed Robbery at CiCi's Pizza
Strong Armed Robbery at CiCi's Pizza

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a strong armed robbery at the Cici's Pizza on Memorial.

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Charges against Cuban nationals bound over
Charges against Cuban nationals bound over

Criminal simulation and conspiracy charges against seven Cuban nationals accused of running a credit-card fraud ring were bound over to the grand jury.

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Norman Ave. Man Wanted for Burglary & Theft Charges Arrested
Norman Ave. Man Wanted for Burglary & Theft Charges Arrested

A Norman Avenue man, who was wanted by authorities on ten warrants, has been arrested by Murfreesboro Police.

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Burglary Victims Arrested for Home Burglary
Burglary Victims Arrested for Home Burglary

Three Gunnerson Drive residents reported that their vehicle had been burglarized, only to then, hours later, be arrested for a home burglary.

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Man Assaulted After Door to Door Solicitation
Man Assaulted After Door to Door Solicitation

A Saratoga Drive man, going door to door soliciting business for his lawn care business on Norman Drive was allegedly assaulted by a resident.

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Elam Road Man Arrested for Ohio Warrants
Elam Road Man Arrested for Ohio Warrants

A 22-year old Elam Road man was arrested after a routine traffic stop revealed several outstanding warrants.

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Murfreesboro City Manager Names Karl Durr of Oregon Chief of Police
Murfreesboro City Manager Names Karl Durr of Oregon Chief of Police

Murfreesboro City Manager Rob Lyons named James "Karl" Durr as the new Chief of Police, replacing retired Chief Glenn Chrisman.

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MPD Looking for Runaway Juvenile
MPD Looking for Runaway Juvenile

The Murfreesboro Police Department is looking for a runaway juvenile who resided in a foster home in Murfreesboro.

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Franklin Police on the search for a Murfreesboro man
Franklin Police on the search for a Murfreesboro man

Franklin Police and Crime Stoppers are offering a cash reward for information on the whereabouts of a Murfreesboro man.

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UPDATE: Shots fired in front of or towards Rutherford County Sheriff Arnold's home
UPDATE: Shots fired in front of or towards Rutherford County Sheriff Arnold's home

WGNS has more information on the shots fired call that was received at the home address of Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold on Monday night.

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Shots Fired After Football Game Near Oaklands Historic House Museum
Shots Fired After Football Game Near Oaklands Historic House Museum

An argument during a pick-up football game led to gunshots being fired in a quiet Murfreesboro neighborhood.

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Investigation into Sunday shooting of Murfreesboro man continues
Investigation into Sunday shooting of Murfreesboro man continues

When officers arrived to 1306 Eagle Street, they found victim Tijuandres Garrett laying in the grass near Rolling Acres apartment A-7.

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Meth recovered in a Murfreesboro traffic stop
Meth recovered in a Murfreesboro traffic stop

7.2 Grams of meth were recovered in a Murfreesboro traffic stop. Police pulled over Nathan Torres after he reportedly ran two stop signs.

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Crystal Meth and Over $30,000 in Cash Seized by Murfreesboro Gang, Vice and Narcotic Units
Crystal Meth and Over $30,000 in Cash Seized by Murfreesboro Gang, Vice and Narcotic Units

Over $30,000 in cash, 2 vehicles were seized and an AR-15 were seized by Murfreesboro Police during a recent investigation.

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More News on a 54 Year old man who reportedly killed himself after being arrested on sexual charges against two teens
More News on a 54 Year old man who reportedly killed himself after being arrested on sexual charges against two teens

We have more news on the charges that a 54 year old Murfreesboro man who reportedly committed suicide faced.

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Murfreesboro woman gives police consent to search and then revokes consent
Murfreesboro woman gives police consent to search and then revokes consent

A Murfreesboro woman gave police consent to search her apartment and her phone, but when the police officer started to take photos of the phone messages, she revoked the consent.

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Murfreesboro man overdoses on Heroin in his mothers home
Murfreesboro man overdoses on Heroin in his mothers home

It was every mother's worst nightmare... The woman told police that her son's friends left abruptly and that was when she found her son unconscious and barely breathing.

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Shots Fired Lee & Forrest Streets
Shots Fired Lee & Forrest Streets

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a shots fired report at the corner of Lee and Forrest Streets.

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Naked Man Fires Gun on Lascassas Pike

A 21-year old Hazelwood Street man faces multiple counts of aggravated assault after being seen naked and waving a gun on Lascassas Pike. It happened around 8 Sunday morning near Woodfin Memorial Chapel.

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Shady Forest Convicted Felon Faces Firearm Charges

A 22-year old convicted felon faces charges of firearm possession after Murfreesboro Police respond to a suspicious person call.

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Man Robbed at Gunpoint at S. Church Street Hotel
Man Robbed at Gunpoint at S. Church Street Hotel

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an armed robbery at the Americas Best Value Inn on South Church Street. Officer Jeff Carroll reports the robbery allegedly happened around 8:30 Friday night.

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'Boro Residents Hit with IRS Tax Return Fraud
'Boro Residents Hit with IRS Tax Return Fraud

Two Murfreesboro residents are among the thousands across the country who've fallen victim to what the I-R-S calls it's number one fraud. Identity thieves are using stolen personally identifiable information to file victims' tax returns and then receive their refunds.

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Seven Foreign Nationals from Cuba Face Conspiracy and Simulation Charges
Seven Foreign Nationals from Cuba Face Conspiracy and Simulation Charges

Seven foreign nationals from Cuba are in the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center after being arrested by Murfreesboro Police on criminal simulation and criminal conspiracy charges.

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Man arrested twice in one day on Thursday in Murfreesboro
Man arrested twice in one day on Thursday in Murfreesboro

Christopher Lett was first taken to jail at 4:30 in the morning on Thursday for a DUI charge.

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Police find numerous credit cards and a credit card skimmer during a traffic stop
Police find numerous credit cards and a credit card skimmer during a traffic stop

A traffic stop in Murfreesboro ended with the discovery of credit card skimmers and fraudulent credit cards...

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Murfreesboro Police to release details of major heroin bust today
Murfreesboro Police to release details of major heroin bust today

Details of a major heroin bust are expected to be released today by the Murfreesboro Police Department and the TBI.

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Murfreesboro Police and the TBI make major Heroin Bust in Murfreesboro
Murfreesboro Police and the TBI make major Heroin Bust in Murfreesboro

A major heroine bust took place in Murfreesboro. The investigation involved both the Murfreesboro Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations.

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More fake money is filtering into Murfreesboro businesses
More fake money is filtering into Murfreesboro businesses

A manager at the restaurant called the police to report that two white female's wearing hoodies came in to buy food using a fake $50.

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Wanted Chapel Hill Woman Arrested in 'Boro
Wanted Chapel Hill Woman Arrested in 'Boro

A Chapel Hill woman is arrested on outstanding warrants after seeing a woman jumping up and down and screaming outside the Shell station on Old Fort Parkway.

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Justice Employee Accused of Creating Fraudulent Returns
Justice Employee Accused of Creating Fraudulent Returns

Murfreesboro Police detectives are working a case involving a former employee of Justice on Medical Center Parkway, who allegedly made up returns and pocketed the money.

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32-Year old found dead at Murfreesboro Motel
32-Year old found dead at Murfreesboro Motel

A 32-year old man was found deceased in the Murfreesboro Motel on Monday.

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Brass Knuckles and Syringes Seized in Traffic Stop
Brass Knuckles and Syringes Seized in Traffic Stop

Five bags of syringes, 35 Oxycodone pills, brass knuckles, marijuana pipes, two spoons and two cell phones were seized by Murfreesboro Police during a traffic stop.

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Fake Male Device found upon searching car
Fake Male Device found upon searching car

Murfreesboro officers found not only a credit card machine, but also a fake male... Well, you get the idea.

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Murfreesboro Police and Fire to build $2.2 Million Dollar Radio Towers
Murfreesboro Police and Fire to build $2.2 Million Dollar Radio Towers

"Once complete, Motorola will install the radio infrastructure. This is a $2,272,479.00 project."

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Construction Worker Dies after Fall
Construction Worker Dies after Fall

A 40-year old South Cannon Avenue man died from injuries after falling about 30-feet through a roof panel.

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Norman Avenue Woman Has Guns Stolen
Norman Avenue Woman Has Guns Stolen

A 24-year old Norman Avenue woman had two weapons stolen from her home.

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Chippendale Drive Man Facing Multiple Drug Charges
Chippendale Drive Man Facing Multiple Drug Charges

A 21-year old Chippendale Drive man faces multiple drug charges after being stopped by Murfreesboro Police on East College Street.

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Construction Worker Robbed on Job Site
Construction Worker Robbed on Job Site

A 22-year old construction worker was reportedly robbed by two unknown black males at his job site on Macedonia Drive.

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Man Passed Out in a Running Vehicle Leads of DUI and Drug Arrest
Man Passed Out in a Running Vehicle Leads of DUI and Drug Arrest

A 32-year old Bandy Court man is looking at DUI and drug charges after police allegedly found him passed out at the intersection of Aztec and Maya Drives.

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Mississippi Man Arrested Locally for Prescription Drugs
Mississippi Man Arrested Locally for Prescription Drugs

A Biloxi, Mississippi, man is facing many charges after several prescription pills were allegedly found in his car in Murfreesboro.

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A new Assistant Chief of Police has been named in Murfreesboro
A new Assistant Chief of Police has been named in Murfreesboro

The Murfreesboro Police Department recently announced the promotion of Eric Cook to Assistant Chief of Police.

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"Shop with a Cop" in Murfreesboro with Police a Success

Murfreesboro Police Officers, Detectives and Dispatchers helped Santa fulfill the Christmas wishes of 19 children Saturday morning at the Department's annual "Shop With a Cop".

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Murfreesboro man charged with DUI 3
Murfreesboro man charged with DUI 3

Courts ordered the man to have an ignition interlocking device on his car that would have required him to pass an alcohol test prior to putting his car in gear, however he did not have the device on his BMW.

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MPD Officer Terry Spence looks back at a past sexual assault and highlights defense classes for women
MPD Officer Terry Spence looks back at a past sexual assault and highlights defense classes for women

Murfreesboro Police Officer Terry Spence told WGNS that self-defense classes for women are important in this day and time.

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Courtland Street Shooting
Courtland Street Shooting

Murfreesboro Police officers and detectives are investigating a shooting. It happened Saturday just before noon at 615 Courtland Avenue.

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Death Investigation on Old Lascassas Pike
Death Investigation on Old Lascassas Pike

A man was found deceased at the Grove at Center Point Apartments on Lascassas Pike.

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Shots Fired at Raider's Ridge Apartments
Shots Fired at Raider's Ridge Apartments

Murfreesboro Police respond to a shots fired call. Officer Phillip Simpson reports on Sunday around 10:40 he answered a call at 1345 Wenlon Drive, which is Raider's Ridge Apartments.

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Battle Avenue Woman Jailed for Not Sending Her Child to School
Battle Avenue Woman Jailed for Not Sending Her Child to School

A 24-year old Battle Avenue woman is in jail after being charged with failure to cause her child to attend school.

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Christiana Man Facing Various Drug Charges
Christiana Man Facing Various Drug Charges

A Christiana man faces several drug charges after a traffic stop by Murfreesboro Police.

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Assault with a Deadly Weapon at North Campus Apartments
Assault with a Deadly Weapon at North Campus Apartments

Two 20-year old Murfreesboro men face assault charges after an incident at the North Campus Apartments on Rocky Lane in Murfreesboro.

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No arrests yet in the Nashville Motor Cars Fraud / Theft Case in Murfreesboro
No arrests yet in the Nashville Motor Cars Fraud / Theft Case in Murfreesboro

Reports are still coming into the Murfreesboro Police Department in regards to Nashville Motor Cars, a car dealer that folded this past June.

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Counterfeit $20's at Walgreens on Mercury
Counterfeit $20's at Walgreens on Mercury

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a case of counterfeit money.

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Bike Tracks on Old Fort Golf Course Green
Bike Tracks on Old Fort Golf Course Green

Someone on a bicycle apparently drove over the hole one green at Old Fort Golf Course and took the flag.

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DUI #4 and DOR #2 Charges Against Christiana Woman
DUI #4 and DOR #2 Charges Against Christiana Woman

A Christiana woman has been arrested on her fourth DUI charge and second charge of driving on a revoked license.

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UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police Officer Charged with Child Porn FIRED
UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police Officer Charged with Child Porn FIRED

After learning of an ongoing criminal investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation into alleged sexual exploitation of a minor, the Murfreesboro Police Department decommissioned Sergeant Kevin Dunn and placed him on paid administrative leave.

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Booze and Threatening Note Left in Burglary
Booze and Threatening Note Left in Burglary

Authorities have placed a special watch on a Riviera Drive home after a home was burglarized and a note threatening to kill the homeowner was left behind.

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Suspect Impersonates a Federal Officer in Road Rage Incident
Suspect Impersonates a Federal Officer in Road Rage Incident

Murfreesboro Police are looking for a man who impersonated a federal officer during a road rage incident.

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Guns Stolen in Winston Place Burglary
Guns Stolen in Winston Place Burglary

Three guns were stolen from a Winston Place home. Murfreesboro Police Officer Thomas Troutman reports speaking with the homeowner just before 7 o'clock Sunday night.

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MTSU Student Arrested by MPD for Sealed Indictment from Nashville
MTSU Student Arrested by MPD for Sealed Indictment from Nashville

An MTSU student has been indicted by a Davidson County Grand Jury on several charges, including rape.

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Man with Gun Outside Murfreesboro VA Hospital
Man with Gun Outside Murfreesboro VA Hospital

A man with a gun outside the Alvin C. York VA Medical Center campus in Murfreesboro caused quite a scare.

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Police find a bullet proof vest, drugs and more in a Murfreesboro apartment
Police find a bullet proof vest, drugs and more in a Murfreesboro apartment

Police found a sawed off shotgun, a bullet proof vest, ammunition, digital scales, over a pound of marijuana and a synthetic drug known as Molly.

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UPDATE: Road rage incident on Wednesday ends with one being shot and charges being filed
UPDATE: Road rage incident on Wednesday ends with one being shot and charges being filed

We have more news on a Veterans Day incident that occurred in Murfreesboro on Broad Street at Middle Tennessee Boulevard.

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Man Shot During Road Rage Incident
Man Shot During Road Rage Incident

A man has been shot in a road rage incident here in Murfreesboro. It happened at 11:49 Wednesday morning near the intersection of Middle Tennessee Boulevard and Southeast Broad Street.

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FOLLOW UP: Gun Drawn at Wal-Mart on Old Fort Parkway; Arrest Made
FOLLOW UP: Gun Drawn at Wal-Mart on Old Fort Parkway; Arrest Made

We have a follow up to the story of a Lascassas woman, who was arrested for pulling a gun in the Wal-Mart parking lot on Old Fort Parkway.

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Smyrna Man Faces DUI & Firearms Charges
Smyrna Man Faces DUI & Firearms Charges

A 22-year old Smyrna man has been arrested by Murfreesboro Police after being found asleep in his car outside a bar.

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La Vergne Man Alleges Blackmail & Extortion
La Vergne Man Alleges Blackmail & Extortion

A La Vergne man claims he's being blackmailed by a woman. The 21-year old told Murfreesboro Police, who interviewed the man in the Old Fort Parkway Wal-Mart parking lot, he was in a relationship with a woman through a relationship website.

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Burglary at Subway on NW Broad
Burglary at Subway on NW Broad

Someone broke into the Subway on Northwest Broad Street. Murfreesboro Police Officer Timothy Jensen responded to an alarm Sunday morning around 2 o'clock.

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Trio Face Various Charges after Evading Police
Trio Face Various Charges after Evading Police

A husband and wife along with another Murfreesboro man face various charges after driving off after being pulled over on Robert Rose Boulevard at North Thompson Lane.

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Donation to the Murfreesbroo Police K9 Unit
Donation to the Murfreesbroo Police K9 Unit

The Williams Animal Hospital recently donated K9 medical bags to the MPD K9 Unit.

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Murfreesboro Police fighting drugs with the help of Overall Creek Elementary School Students
Murfreesboro Police fighting drugs with the help of Overall Creek Elementary School Students

The children donated part of their fundraising campaign to the Drug Abuse Resistance and Education (DARE) program.

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Credit cards embedded with a microchip are better for you, according to some
Credit cards embedded with a microchip are better for you, according to some

As credit card companies make the switch to chip cards, local authorities are acknowledging how much better such a credit card will be in slowing the theft of your credit card numbers...

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Man tazed twice, but still fought police in Murfreesboro
Man tazed twice, but still fought police in Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro Police chased down a subject who was wanted on warrants and the suspect refused to stop. Despite two tazes, he continued to run, according to police.

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Man accuses woman of Theft - Woman accuses man of Sexual Assault
Man accuses woman of Theft - Woman accuses man of Sexual Assault

A Readyville woman told police she was walking down Riviera Drive in Murfreesboro when a Hispanic man invited her into his residence.

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Amherst Drive Man Charged with Possession of Drugs, Firearms, Burglary & More
Amherst Drive Man Charged with Possession of Drugs, Firearms, Burglary & More

A 24-year old Amherst Drive man has been charged with various drug, firearm and burglary charges. Daniel Lee Williams was arrested Thursday night around 11:30 after Murfreesboro Police received a call of an armed subject near Jackson Heights Plaza on Northwest Broad.

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Middle Tennessee Blvd. Woman Charged with Indecent Exposure & Public Intoxication
Middle Tennessee Blvd. Woman Charged with Indecent Exposure & Public Intoxication

A 25-year old Middle Tennessee Boulevard woman was arrested for indecent exposure and public intoxication. Sabrina Elizabeth Owens was arrested Sunday afternoon.

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Good Samaritan gives found wallet into Murfreesboro Police
Good Samaritan gives found wallet into Murfreesboro Police

If your name is James Springfield, police have your wallet.

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Promoting Prostitution Arrests at Knights Inn on S. Church Street
Promoting Prostitution Arrests at Knights Inn on S. Church Street

Two Memphis women were arrested at Knights Inn on charges of promoting prostitution

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Two Women Charged with Selling Drugs Outside S. Rutherford Wal-Mart
Two Women Charged with Selling Drugs Outside S. Rutherford Wal-Mart

Two area women were charged with selling drugs outside the South Rutherford Boulevard Wal-Mart.

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Man arrested on a
Man arrested on a "Child Neglect" warrant when police told about an unwanted guest

29-Year old Joseph Jutkofsky IV evidently had charges against him for "Child Neglect."

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Arrest made after Murfreesboro Police help a stranded motorist
Arrest made after Murfreesboro Police help a stranded motorist

Murfreesboro Police helped a stranded motorist push their vehicle off the roadway and later arrested the subject who, according to a police report, smelled like marijuana.

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Argument over Dog Poop Leads to Man's Arrest
Argument over Dog Poop Leads to Man's Arrest

An argument between neighbors over dog poop leads to a 46-year old man's arrest.

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Lebanon Man Faces Charges of Drag Racing
Lebanon Man Faces Charges of Drag Racing

A Lebanon man faces charges of drag racing. Twenty-seven year old Brian Powers is accused of driving between 80 to 90 miles per hour on South Rutherford Boulevard, near Broad Street.

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Murfreesboro Man Charged with Aggravated Robbery
Murfreesboro Man Charged with Aggravated Robbery

A 33-year old Country Almond Way man has been charged with aggravated burglary and violation of a bond condition. Hunter Lawrence Womack was taken in by MPD officers after a relative reported his home was broken into Wednesday.

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Trio Facing Drug Charges after Alleged Shoplifting
Trio Facing Drug Charges after Alleged Shoplifting

Three people were arrested on various drug related charges after Murfreesboro Police responded to a shoplifting call at the Wal-Mart on Memorial.

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Car Crashes into Rutherford County Adult Detention Center
Car Crashes into Rutherford County Adult Detention Center

Scary moments for a driver, who crashed into a fenced-in area outside the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center.

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Same Four Women Hit Victoria's Secret Twice in Two Days
Same Four Women Hit Victoria's Secret Twice in Two Days

Over 45-hundred dollars in merchandise was stolen from the Victoria's Secret store in the Avenue.

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Traffic Stop Leads to Bradyville Pike Man's Arrest on Sealed Indictment

A Bradyville Pike man was arrested after a traffic stop revealed he was wanted by authorities.

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Rockvale Man Arrested for
Rockvale Man Arrested for "Huffing and Driving"

A 35-year old Rockvale man was arrested by Murfreesboro Police after he allegedly was "huffing and driving."

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Flowers Court Man Charged with DUI #3
Flowers Court Man Charged with DUI #3

A 28-year old Flowers Court man was charged with his third DUI.

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Threats to Shoot Owner and Blow Up Business Made
Threats to Shoot Owner and Blow Up Business Made

The owner of Cell Tone Plus on Northwest Broad reports to Murfreesboro Police an irate customer threatened to "shoot him in the face and blow up your store."

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Donard Court Woman Scammed by
Donard Court Woman Scammed by "Friend"

A 20-year old Donard Court woman is scammed by a friend. The victim reported to Murfreesboro Police Officer Darryl Sanders she was approached by a friend of hers from school about a quick money making proposal.

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Kings Highway Man Bitten by a Dog
Kings Highway Man Bitten by a Dog

A 53-year old Kings Highway man was bitten by a dog while riding his bike.

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Former Kroger Employee Accused of Stealing Merchandise
Former Kroger Employee Accused of Stealing Merchandise

A former Kroger employee is accuse of stealing 24-hundred dollars in merchandise from the store on Middle Tennessee Boulevard.

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S. Church Street Man Charged with Indecent Exposure & Other Charges
S. Church Street Man Charged with Indecent Exposure & Other Charges

A 29-year old South Church Street man has been charged with indecent exposure and various other charges.

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McDonald's Employee Arrested for Vandalism at Hardee's & Other Businesses
McDonald's Employee Arrested for Vandalism at Hardee's & Other Businesses

A 21-year old employee of McDonald's was arrested and charged with vandalism of the Hardee's on N.W. Broad. Gary Marcel Smith of 1137 N.W. Broad Street reportedly kicked at the door of Hardee's just after 4:15 Saturday morning.

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Nashville SWAT & Locals Arrest Dusan Boulevard Man
Nashville SWAT & Locals Arrest Dusan Boulevard Man

A Dusan Boulevard man was arrested after Nashville Metro Police SWAT and detectives, with the help of Murfreesboro Police, enter his apartment.

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Man Floors Car & Bails as It Heads Toward a Brinkley Avenue Trailer
Man Floors Car & Bails as It Heads Toward a Brinkley Avenue Trailer

Murfreesboro Police are looking for a man who floored the vehicle, bailed out and fled after a traffic stop.

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Shots Fired: 8 Casings Found at S. Rutherford Apartment
Shots Fired: 8 Casings Found at S. Rutherford Apartment

Murfreesboro Police recovered eight 9mm shell casings outside a South Rutherford Boulevard apartment complex after several residents reported hearing gunfire.

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Castle Street Woman Shot; Halls Hill Pike Man Arrested
Castle Street Woman Shot; Halls Hill Pike Man Arrested

A 20-year old Castle Street woman was shot in the 500 block of State Street. The victim, Elizabeth Lamb of East Castle Street, was taken to the St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital ER after the shooting Saturday morning around 12:45.

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Suspect allegedly admitted to shooting up Heroin prior to police arrival
Suspect allegedly admitted to shooting up Heroin prior to police arrival

The report that WGNS obtained went on to state, "Additionally, the driver who was identified as Joshua Wolfe, admitted to shooting up heroin shortly before our arrival."

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Two juveniles arrested for allegedly breaking into a truck
Two juveniles arrested for allegedly breaking into a truck

The juveniles were arrested for burglary and theft. A call to their parents closed out the night on Monday for the teens.

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Homeless Man Charged with Tampering with Monitoring Device
Homeless Man Charged with Tampering with Monitoring Device

A 33-year old homeless man has been charged with tampering with his monitoring device.

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Disorderly Conduct at Sulpher Springs Road Church
Disorderly Conduct at Sulpher Springs Road Church

A local man has been warned by Murfreesboro Police to not return to a Sulpher Springs Road church after a recent incident.

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McMinnville Woman Has Purse Stolen in Strong Armed Robbery
McMinnville Woman Has Purse Stolen in Strong Armed Robbery

A 47 year old McMinnville woman received minor injuries after two unknown black males snatched her purse.

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Armed Robbery on Jackson Street
Armed Robbery on Jackson Street

An armed robbery was reported to local authorities. Murfreesboro Police Officer Charles Alexander reports the 20-year old male victim reported being robbed of 60-dollars at gunpoint.

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Shot Fired at Willow Drive Home
Shot Fired at Willow Drive Home

A Willow Drive home was damaged by apparent gun fire. Murfreesboro Police Officer Brent Collins reports he was called to the home in the 23-hundred block of Willow Drive around 8:15 Saturday night.

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Who stole and then wrecked the car?
Who stole and then wrecked the car?

The "Fat Man" told the victim that his vehicle had just been wrecked, according to a Murfreesboro Police Report.

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Subject claims search by Murfreesboro Police unlawful - Courts say LAWFUL
Subject claims search by Murfreesboro Police unlawful - Courts say LAWFUL

A man who was convicted for his third offense of driving on a suspended license thought probable cause failed to exist when he was also charged with possession of a weapon by a convicted felon, and theft over $500.

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The Marijuana was allegedly inside her and in the trunk
The Marijuana was allegedly inside her and in the trunk

A 22-year old Murfreesboro woman was pulled over on Broad Street for having a broken headlight. Once stopped, police noted that she appeared nervous.

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Driving on the shoulder of the road to get to a turn lane a no-no
Driving on the shoulder of the road to get to a turn lane a no-no

Many motorist make improper passes on the shoulder of the road crossing over the solid white line in order to get to a turn or turning lane quicker.

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Battle Avenue Woman Arrested on Child Abuse Charges
Battle Avenue Woman Arrested on Child Abuse Charges

A 30-year old Battle Avenue woman has been arrested on child abuse and neglect charges. Jatika Floyd was arrested last Friday by Murfreesboro Police Detective Tommy Roberts after indictments were handed down by the grand jury this month.

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Organization visits Murfreesboro Police Dept. after racial tensions rise across the nation
Organization visits Murfreesboro Police Dept. after racial tensions rise across the nation

The National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (N.O.B.L.E) have been spending time in Murfreesboro to help Murfreesboro Police Officers learn more about community policing and cultural diversity.

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Manchester Man Charged with Kidnapping, Sexual Battery & More
Manchester Man Charged with Kidnapping, Sexual Battery & More

A 27-year old Manchester man has been arrested on kidnapping and aggravated sexual battery charges, among others, after an incident at the Vista Inn on Westgate Boulevard.

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Grange Place Man Arrested on 4th DUI; Bicyclist Hit
Grange Place Man Arrested on 4th DUI; Bicyclist Hit

A 55-year old Grange Place man was arrested by Murfreesboro Police on his fourth DUI after being charged with speeding away from a crash involving a man on a bicycle.

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Local Woman Finds Child Porn on Her Facebook Wall

A 57-year old Indian Park Drive woman called Murfreesboro Police after she saw in her Facebook newsfeed where people were sharing a modeling page of juvenile girls.

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Bullets Hit Lakeshore Drive Home
Bullets Hit Lakeshore Drive Home

A home in the 1000 block of Lakeshore Drive was hit by bullets. Murfreesboro Police Officer Randall Gaines was called to the home just before 2 o'clock Sunday morning.

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Division Street Woman Cut During Attempted Robbery
Division Street Woman Cut During Attempted Robbery

A 25-year old Division Street woman had to be taken to the emergency room after a man tried to rob her while walking her dog. The victim told Murfreesboro Police Officer Stuart Ogg she was walking her dog near the intersection of Division Street and Middle Tennessee Saturday night.

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Attempted Armed Robbery at Dollar General on Mercury
Attempted Armed Robbery at Dollar General on Mercury

There was an attempted robbery at the Dollar General Store on Mercury Boulevard. It happened around 9:30 Sunday morning. The store clerk told Murfreesboro Police Officer Nicholas Sapp a white male asked for help finding cold medication.

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Attempted suicide from an apartment balcony in Murfreesboro
Attempted suicide from an apartment balcony in Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro Police responded to a potential suicide call on Sunday at The Woods at Greenland Apartment complex.

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Jaguar and $8,000 TV stolen in home burglary in Murfreesboro
Jaguar and $8,000 TV stolen in home burglary in Murfreesboro

To make matters worse for the homeowner, the car that was parked in the garage was also taken in the burglary. The car was a 2002 Jaguar XT-3.

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Craigslist Scam ALMOST Strikes Local Woman
Craigslist Scam ALMOST Strikes Local Woman

A Courtland Street woman almost became another victim of a Craigslist scam. She contacted Murfreesboro Police Officer Dave Norton last Friday to report the incident.

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Greenland Avenue Stabbing
Greenland Avenue Stabbing

A 22-year old Ragland Avenue man was the victim of a stabbing. Murfreesboro Police Officer Stephen McGowen reports the incident happened Saturday just before 3am on Greenland Drive.

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Jar of Meth Leads to Arrest of Greenland Drive Woman
Jar of Meth Leads to Arrest of Greenland Drive Woman

A 41-year old Greenland Drive woman was arrested after Murfreesboro Police allegedly found her to be in possession of a jar of meth. Officer Jacob Fountain reports he was on directed patrol on Friday and just after 4:15.

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Traffic Stop Nets Drug & Warrant Arrest
Traffic Stop Nets Drug & Warrant Arrest

A 45-year old Murfreesboro Street man was arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop. It was also revealed Walter Edwin Duncan, Jr. had an active warrant for his arrest.

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MFRD and MPD Conduct Drill During Airport Closure
MFRD and MPD Conduct Drill During Airport Closure

Murfreesboro's Fire & Rescue and Police Departments conducted a mock drill at the Murfreesboro Municipal Airport located at 1930 Memorial Boulevard around 8:30 Monday morning.

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Murfreesboro man allegedly says he wants to die by
Murfreesboro man allegedly says he wants to die by "Suicide by Cop"

A 44-year old homeless man in Murfreesboro allegedly purchased an Air-Soft gun and told a relative that he wanted to commit suicide by cop.

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UPDATE: Friday morning murder investigation in Murfreesboro continues
UPDATE: Friday morning murder investigation in Murfreesboro continues

Around 9 AM on Friday MPD officers responded to the apartment in reference to a deceased female in her early 20s.

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Subject in rash of burglaries captured on video
Subject in rash of burglaries captured on video

Police in Murfreesboro were able to obtain surveillance video from a recent rash of burglaries to cars and vending machines.

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Construction on a new Murfreesboro Police Headquarter Office could begin in January
Construction on a new Murfreesboro Police Headquarter Office could begin in January

The new police headquarters will be on North Highland Avenue in the former location of the Murfreesboro Medical Clinic.

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Antioch Theater Suspect Had Rutherford County Ties - See the police reports
Antioch Theater Suspect Had Rutherford County Ties - See the police reports

Murfreesboro Police release police reports outlining some of the past run-ins with the law that Montano had in Middle Tennessee...

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Man accused of fleeing from police after
Man accused of fleeing from police after "Domestic" call phoned in to Murfreesboro dispatch

39-Year old Groves will appear in court on September 29, 2015 to face "Evading" charges and charges for "Driving on a Revoked License."

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Known gang member arrested near Patterson Park Community Center
Known gang member arrested near Patterson Park Community Center

Initial contact was made with Ellis due to his GPS monitoring device running low on its battery, which was in need of servicing. However, it led authorities right to his parked car.

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Readyville woman charged with DUI 4 in Murfreesboro
Readyville woman charged with DUI 4 in Murfreesboro

DUI Number Four is what a Readyville woman was charged with after being checked by an officer while parked on the Rutherford County Square.

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DUI #3 on Broad Street for a Murfreesboro man
DUI #3 on Broad Street for a Murfreesboro man

A local man is facing his third DUI charge after being stopped by police at close to 3 AM on Saturday in Murfreesboro on Broad Street.

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SCAM: Ad Folder Going to MTSU Freshmen
SCAM: Ad Folder Going to MTSU Freshmen

Never Give Up Tattoo's in the Stones River Mall fell victim to a scam artist, selling ads in a fake folder all freshmen at MTSU were to get. The store owner called police after being sold the slot on four-thousand folders for 75-dollars.

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Backpage.com ad leads police to a hotel room in Murfreesboro - 2 men arrested
Backpage.com ad leads police to a hotel room in Murfreesboro - 2 men arrested

Two men from the Memphis and Mississippi area have been busted in Murfreesboro on "Promotion of Prostitution" charges.

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Fraud Theft over $21K
Fraud Theft over $21K

A Claude Jones Boulevard man discovered over 21-thousand dollars worth of charges after being notified by Regions Bank. The 50-year old victim told Murfreesboro Police Officer Hector Montalvo he got a call from the bank last week about possible fraudulent charges.

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Man Assaulted at River Rock Blvd. Business
Man Assaulted at River Rock Blvd. Business

A 39-year old Antioch man had to be taken to Vanderbilt Hospital after suffering several eye socket fractures and cuts during an assault at Bullseye Sportsbar on River Rock Boulevard.

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iPhone Stolen Off Front Porch
iPhone Stolen Off Front Porch

An Allston Drive woman reported to Murfreesboro Police someone took a package off her front porch, just as she was getting ready to retrieve it. The 31-year old victim told Murfreesboro Police Officer Johnathon Pope four black males took the package and then all ran in different directions.

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Fatal Accident Crash Team investigating Car Vs. Scooter wreck in Murfreesboro
Fatal Accident Crash Team investigating Car Vs. Scooter wreck in Murfreesboro

Darren Farr was riding a Piaggio MP3 Scooter when he was struck by a 2003 BMW 525i driven by Jesse Zoller.

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LaVergne Man arrested in Smyrna for Strangling and Kidnapping girlfriend
LaVergne Man arrested in Smyrna for Strangling and Kidnapping girlfriend

A LaVergne man has been arrested after he allegedly strangled and kidnapped his girlfriend.

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Victim says she was raped in the parking lot of a Murfreesboro Apartment
Victim says she was raped in the parking lot of a Murfreesboro Apartment

On Tuesday, a woman at Altitude Apartments on Bradyville Pike told detectives that she was raped in the parking lot of the apartment complex at 1 in the morning.

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A Good Reminder to Lock Your Doors after Kings Highway Burglary
A Good Reminder to Lock Your Doors after Kings Highway Burglary

A good reminder to lock the doors to your home as a Kings Highway woman had her wallet stolen.

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Murfreesboro man comes home to subject inside his house, hiding
Murfreesboro man comes home to subject inside his house, hiding

A Murfreesboro man came home to find an unknown subject inside his house. The victim, who is an older gentleman, told police the suspect was actually hiding in his residence.

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Counterfeit bills continue to hit Murfreesboro businesses
Counterfeit bills continue to hit Murfreesboro businesses

Counterfeit bills continue to circulate in Rutherford County. Most recently, the Sonic restaurant on Middle Tennessee Boulevard - One Arrest made..

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Man allegedly knocks woman unconscious in Murfreesboro
Man allegedly knocks woman unconscious in Murfreesboro

A 21-year old Murfreesboro man allegedly strangled one woman and knocked another one unconscious, according to a recent police arrest report.

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Murfreesboro man arrested after allegedly shooting at man
Murfreesboro man arrested after allegedly shooting at man

Shooting at someone is always a bad idea, unless you are in immediate fear of lethal harm. That evidently was not the case when 49-year old...

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Murfreesboro newspaper delivery man arrested on numerous warrants
Murfreesboro newspaper delivery man arrested on numerous warrants

A 21-year old man who delivers newspapers has been arrested on multiple charges, several of which are felonies.

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Murfreesboro recognizes MPD K-9 Officer Holobaugh with STARS Award
Murfreesboro recognizes MPD K-9 Officer Holobaugh with STARS Award

"Officer Holobaugh has the heart of a public servant," said Murfreesboro Police Chief Glenn Chrisman. "We are proud of his efforts to make Murfreesboro a safe community and for his dedication to public service."

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Alleged Crips gang member arrested with loaded gun near several Murfreesboro schools
Alleged Crips gang member arrested with loaded gun near several Murfreesboro schools

As the conversation between the officer and suspect continued, Windrow advised that he was a member of the "9 Trey" Crip gang and he was carrying the loaded gun for protection. Some reports indicate the original Crips gang that started with 18-people has grown worldwide with a membership of 500,000.

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Stolen car recovered on Friday in Rutherford County
Stolen car recovered on Friday in Rutherford County

The car was a 1997 Buick LaSabre that was parked at Pouge's Body Show when it was taken.

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Murfreesboro Police Reports continue to be filed against Nashville Motor Cars
Murfreesboro Police Reports continue to be filed against Nashville Motor Cars

Some reports show that Nashville Motor Cars failed to pay off vehicles that were traded in. The quagmire has left some car owners with two and even three car payments after thinking they bought only one car.

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Felony amount of weed found in home with children in Murfreesboro
Felony amount of weed found in home with children in Murfreesboro

A small bag of weed, a full mason jar of marijuana and a half filled jar were found in a home on February Street in Murfreesboro.

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Woman awakes to find man kneeling in her open doorway at apartment
Woman awakes to find man kneeling in her open doorway at apartment

Imagine waking up to someone inside your apartment. That is exactly what occurred at an apartment on Brown Drive in Murfreesboro.

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Murfreesboro man allegedly flees police when officers try to speak to him at Krystal's
Murfreesboro man allegedly flees police when officers try to speak to him at Krystal's

An alleged intoxicated driver was arrested after fleeing from police at a Murfreesboro Krystal's restaurant.

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More Fraud Reports Filed Against Nashville Motor Cars
More Fraud Reports Filed Against Nashville Motor Cars

At least five more fraud reports have been filed by Murfreesboro residents against Nashville Motor Cars. In all of the cases filed with Murfreesboro Police recently, a similar story of no titles being given to the victims.

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Rockvale Woman Attempts to Purchase Firearm & Jailed
Rockvale Woman Attempts to Purchase Firearm & Jailed

A Rockvale woman attempting to purchase a firearm is arrested after a background check revealed active warrants. Tabitha Resha Davis of Kingwood Lane in Rockvale was arrested at the Old Fort Parkway Wal-Mart.

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Benley Street Man Arrested for Aggravated Robbery
Benley Street Man Arrested for Aggravated Robbery

A 22-year old Benley Street man, wanted on various charges, including aggravated robbery, has been apprehended by Murfreesboro Police. Officer Cody Nolin reports making consensual contact last Thursday with Anthony James Kaliszewski.

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Armed robbery Wednesday night at a Murfreesboro Dairy Queen
Armed robbery Wednesday night at a Murfreesboro Dairy Queen

There was an armed robbery at the Memorial Boulevard Dairy Queen on Wednesday night. The incident unfolded around 9:00, at the location across the street from Middle Tennessee Christian School.

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Murfreesboro Police ask if you recognize this subject?
Murfreesboro Police ask if you recognize this subject?

The subject pictured on WGNSradio.com is wanted for questioning in regards to the vandalism in which the subject threw...

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Murfreesboro woman allegedly leaves the scene of an accident and charged with
Murfreesboro woman allegedly leaves the scene of an accident and charged with "Driving on a Suspended License"

Time number four... A 25-year old Murfreesboro woman has been arrested for the fourth time on a "Driving on a Suspended License" charge.

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Out of state sex offender failed to properly register in Rutherford County
Out of state sex offender failed to properly register in Rutherford County

An out of state registered sex offender told Murfreesboro Police that he is homeless. Officers located the man in question sitting in his car near Cracker Barrel on South Church Street.

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Fleeing from Murfreesboro Police and marijuana in the buttocks
Fleeing from Murfreesboro Police and marijuana in the buttocks

When city officers took McSpadden to jail police noted, "Rutherford County Sheriff Deputies searched McSpadden which revealed a small bag of marijuana tucked in the area of his buttocks."

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Charlie Louvin, Jr. Arrested for DUI
Charlie Louvin, Jr. Arrested for DUI

A member of a famous country music family has been arrested on DUI charges in Murfreesboro. Charlie Louvin Jr. was arrested for DUI by Murfreesboro Police last Thursday.

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EXPLICIT WARNING: Alleged trade of sexual services for drugs in Murfreesboro
EXPLICIT WARNING: Alleged trade of sexual services for drugs in Murfreesboro

EXPLICIT WARNING: A Greenland Drive woman in Murfreesboro has been charged with "Filing a False Report," after her alleged crack supplier told police they had sexual involvement in exchange for her getting high.

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Woman Robbed at Knifepoint at W. Northfield Dollar General
Woman Robbed at Knifepoint at W. Northfield Dollar General

A 30-year old North Tennessee Boulevard woman was robbed at knifepoint outside the Dollar General Store on West Northfield Boulevard. Murfreesboro Police Officer Derrick Bush reports the woman was on her way back from making a deposit at the nearby SunTrust Bank.

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Bullet Casing Found on Waywood Drive
Bullet Casing Found on Waywood Drive

A Waywood Drive woman working in her backyard found a bullet casing. The 34-year old woman called Murfreesboro Police after making the discovery around 6pm Saturday.

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MacBook Pro Stolen from E. Clark Blvd. Home
MacBook Pro Stolen from E. Clark Blvd. Home

A MacBook Pro, headphones and a 12-gauge shotgun were stolen from an East Clark Boulevard home. The 24-year old homeowner told Murfreesboro Police Officer Cory Schalburg it happened between 6:45am and 4:30pm Friday.

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Murfreesboro Police join campaign for seat belt usage
Murfreesboro Police join campaign for seat belt usage

The Murfreesboro Police Department has joined over 150 Tennessee police departments and the Governor's Highway Safety Office in an effort to make Murfreesboro roads safer through a campaign designed to increase seat belt usage.

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Two month old dies and mother transported to hospital in Murfreesboro
Two month old dies and mother transported to hospital in Murfreesboro

Officer Travis Henderson arrived at Altitude Apartments to assist emergency service workers, and once on the scene noted that CPR was being administered on both a child and the mother identified. The complex is at 1306 Bradyville Pike.

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Kingwood Drive Man a Fraud Victim

A 26-year old Kingwood Drive man is another victim of identity theft. The man says he was contacted by letter back in December by a Smyrna company, saying he owed 15-hundred dollars.

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22 Drug Indictments in Mid-State Operation with TBI, RCSO, MPD; 11 from RuCo
22 Drug Indictments in Mid-State Operation with TBI, RCSO, MPD; 11 from RuCo

Investigators from The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Drug Investigation Division, the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office, and the Murfreesboro Police Department have obtained indictments for 22 individuals accused of being involved in a large-scale drug operation.

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La Vergne Man Faces Assault Charges after Pulling
La Vergne Man Faces Assault Charges after Pulling "Fake" Gun on MPD Officer

A 24-year old La Vergne man has been charged with aggravated assault after pulling a B-B gun on a Murfreesboro Police officer. The incident happened Thursday just after 5:30 on South Lytle Street.

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Family Dollar Store Robbery
Family Dollar Store Robbery

Murfreesboro Police are asking for your help in identifying a man who robbed the Family Dollar Store, located at 1644 Memorial Boulevard. Police spokeswoman Amy Norville tells NewsRadio WGNS the suspect entered the store at approximately 8:47pm Tuesday.

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More Counterfeit Money in the 'Boro
More Counterfeit Money in the 'Boro

Counterfeit 20-dollar bills were used to purchase food at two fast food restaurants on Memorial Boulevard. Two 20-dollar were used at McDonald's 1706 Memorial Wednesday and two more at the nearby Taco Bell at 1702 Memorial.

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Assault Arrest at Chaffin Place Motel 6
Assault Arrest at Chaffin Place Motel 6

A 41-year old homeless man has been arrested by Murfreesboro Police after an alleged assault at the Motel 6 on Chaffin Place. The manager told Officer Darryl Sanders that Brandon Wanless arrived at the business around 3:45 to rent a room.

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Harrison Avenue Man's Death Ruled Murder

A 62-year old Harrison Avenue man's death has been ruled a homicide. Murfreesboro Police Detective James Abbott reports Dennis Kado was found June 2nd at his home, sitting on the toilet, leaned up against the wall.

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Manchester Man Robbed at Gunpoint on N. Highland

A 29-year old Manchester man was robbed at gunpoint on North Highland and Evergreen Street. Murfreesboro Police Officer Kyle Frazier reports the victim left Civan Court and picked up a black male he thought he knew around 4:15 Monday morning.

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S. Highland Ave. Burglary; Over $19K Stolen

A South Highland Avenue woman is out of over 19-thousand dollars worth of jewelry and cash after being burglarized. Murfreesboro Police Officer Joshua Borel reports the 47-year old victim noticed a window in the back of the home had been pryed open Monday night around 11pm.

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Plans for a new Blackman area Police Precinct for Murfreesboro on hold
Plans for a new Blackman area Police Precinct for Murfreesboro on hold

Plans for a new Blackman police precinct for the Murfreesboro Police Department have been put on hold until the new headquarters is complete.

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Murfreesboro Police Chief talks about the idea of police body cameras
Murfreesboro Police Chief talks about the idea of police body cameras

The idea of mandatory body cameras for police officers could be something police precincts have to deal with in the very near future. A bill in Tennessee failed this year, but will likely return in 2016.

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Armed Robbery at Old Fort Parkway Kangaroo
Armed Robbery at Old Fort Parkway Kangaroo

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an armed robbery and aggravated assault at the Kangaroo on the Old Fort Parkway. Officer Nicholas Sapp reports a white male entered the store just before 2 Sunday morning.

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Family Dollar Stores Targeted by Fraud Suspects
Family Dollar Stores Targeted by Fraud Suspects

Two Family Dollar stores in Murfreesboro were the target of a couple trying to use coupons to get away with hundreds of dollars of merchandise.

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Traffic Stop Nets Woman Wanted on 22 Warrants

A traffic stop by Murfreesboro Police nets a Scales Street woman wanted on 22 warrants.

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Pair Charged with Coin Store Burglary
Pair Charged with Coin Store Burglary

A Murfreesboro man and woman were arrested and charged with the burglary of Jim's Coin Service on South Spring Street. Twenty-eight year old Ashley Sue Rowan of Pecan Court and 27-year old Shawn M. Tunnicliff of East State Street were arrested.

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10th Driving on a Revoked License for Lebanon Man
10th Driving on a Revoked License for Lebanon Man

A 47-year old Lebanon man has been arrested in Murfreesboro for a 10th violation of driving on a revoked license.

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Car Broken into at Old Fort Wal-Mart

A Fortress Boulevard woman is out an iPad, several bags and clothes after her car was broken into in the parking lot of the Old Fort Wal-Mart.

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Woman Urinates in Road; Charged with Indecent Exposure
Woman Urinates in Road; Charged with Indecent Exposure

A 2nd Avenue woman is facing charges of indecent exposure after urinating in the middle of the road during a traffic stop.

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Burglary to Cato on S. Rutherford

Authorities are look for whoever broke into the Cato on South Rutherford Boulevard, taking cash, cutting the phone lines and damaging a metal door frame.

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Shelbyville Woman Arrested at City Cafe
Shelbyville Woman Arrested at City Cafe

A 26-year old Shelbyville woman was arrested at the City Cafe on Main Street after police report she was falling asleep while eating her breakfast. Murfreesboro Police were called to the East Main Street restaurant around 9:30 Tuesday morning.

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$20K in Cameras & Equipment Missing from Register of Deeds Office
$20K in Cameras & Equipment Missing from Register of Deeds Office

Rutherford County Register of Deeds Heather Dawbarn called Murfreesboro Police after finding two expensive cameras missing from the office on North Maple Street.

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Smyrna Woman Charged with DUI & Drug Possession
Smyrna Woman Charged with DUI & Drug Possession

A 22-year old Smyrna woman was arrested by Murfreesboro Police on charges of DUI and possession of a schedule four drug.

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Man Exposes Himself to Beauty School Students
Man Exposes Himself to Beauty School Students

Murfreesboro Police are looking for a black male in his early 20's, who is accused of exposing himself to students at the Paul Mitchell School on the Old Fort Parkway.

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Murfreesboro and Smyrna Police help solve prostitution and money laundering case
Murfreesboro and Smyrna Police help solve prostitution and money laundering case

On April 8th, the Rutherford County Grand Jury returned indictments charging McGlamery, 53, with two counts of Promotion of Prostitution, one count of Conspiracy to Promote Prostitution, one count of Money Laundering...

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Man who robbed Cash Express in Murfreesboro to remain locked up
Man who robbed Cash Express in Murfreesboro to remain locked up

Heard is the man who robbed a Cash Express store in Murfreesboro and later led police on a pursuit as he fled in his car.

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Man allegedly fled from police on foot after he was clocked at 67 mph in his car
Man allegedly fled from police on foot after he was clocked at 67 mph in his car

A man who was clocked driving 67 miles per hour in a 40 mile per hour zone was arrested on DUI charges in Murfreesboro.

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Man pulled over and issued citation for obscene stickers, arrested for driving on a revoked license
Man pulled over and issued citation for obscene stickers, arrested for driving on a revoked license

Did you realize that you could get in trouble for obscene bumper stickers?

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It's not a wise idea to tell police you have been smoking weed
It's not a wise idea to tell police you have been smoking weed

The police officer then went to the door of 413 South Kings Highway to see if anyone else was inside the residence. That was when he noticed a female lying on a mattress with sandwich bags next to her along with a bag of what looked to be marijuana.

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Cell phone revealed evidence of drug sales in traffic stop
Cell phone revealed evidence of drug sales in traffic stop

Police got consent to search the phone of a recently pulled over subject in Murfreesboro and found texts and photos regarding the purchase and sale of large amounts of illegal drugs, according to a police report released on Thursday morning.

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Man allegedly assaults woman on Broad Street stealing her cell phone
Man allegedly assaults woman on Broad Street stealing her cell phone

Witnesses say she hollered, "I don't know this man," during the assault. The man was able to ride away on the bike with the cell phone in hand...

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LED TV Stolen from North Tennessee Blvd. Home

A Sony LED TV was stolen from a home in the 16-hundred block of North Tennessee Boulevard.

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Burglary to Harrison Avenue Home

A Harrison Avenue homeowner will have to replace a front window after someone tried to enter her home.

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Rockvale Woman Facing Evading Arrest & Drug Charges
Rockvale Woman Facing Evading Arrest & Drug Charges

A 22-year old Rockvale woman is facing jailtime after being stopped by police on Bradyville Pike at Tyler Court. Ashley Beth Emamalie was stopped by Murfreesboro Police Officer Jacob Fountain Friday night for a traffic violation.

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Grenade Found Outside East Main Apartment Complex
Grenade Found Outside East Main Apartment Complex

A grenade was found outside an East Main Street apartment complex. Murfreesboro Police Officer Cameron Adam was first on the scene to speak with the man who found what appeared to be a grenade.

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Lebanese Journalist Received Facebook Threats in 'Boro
Lebanese Journalist Received Facebook Threats in 'Boro

A Lebanese journalist, who calls Murfreesboro home, reported to police a threat against his life from Facebook. The 41-year old man, whose name and address we aren't releasing due to the nature of the incident, reported receiving the threat, in Arabic.

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UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police found this man / teen - After the media reported it, his family was located.
UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police found this man / teen - After the media reported it, his family was located.

Sgt. Evans wrote, "Thank you for helping us find the young mans family. We will investigate what happened and let you all know details when we get them."

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There is a Ban on Racial Profiling in Tennessee
There is a Ban on Racial Profiling in Tennessee

Gov. Bill Haslam has signed legislation that requires all of Tennessee's law enforcement agencies to adopt written policies to ban racial profiling.

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Man convicted of kidnapping soon to face sentencing in Rutherford County
Man convicted of kidnapping soon to face sentencing in Rutherford County

20-Year old Brandon Frost of Rutherford County will soon appear in a local court room for sentencing. District Attorney Jennings Jones stated...

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Oops: Out of town police officer accidentally leaves gun at a Rutherford County area hotel
Oops: Out of town police officer accidentally leaves gun at a Rutherford County area hotel

A Collegedale, Tennessee City Police Officer apparently forgot his off-duty gun in a Murfreesboro hotel room. Collegedale is near Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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Murfreesboro Police and the Rutherford Co. Sheriff's Office may have to get body cameras for officers
Murfreesboro Police and the Rutherford Co. Sheriff's Office may have to get body cameras for officers

All Tennessee law enforcement agencies could soon be required to arm officers with body cameras. Hear what one Murfreesboro City Council Member has to say about the cameras.

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Fatal Sunday Afternoon Shooting
Fatal Sunday Afternoon Shooting

At 2:37 Sunday afternoon (5/3/2015), Murfreesboro police rushed to 1215 Wenlon Drive in reference to a shooting.

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Throwing up baggies of Mary Jane
Throwing up baggies of Mary Jane

Eating bags of marijuana is bad for your digestive system. That could be an understatement as you can't digest the plastic very well.

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Man allegedly threatened Murfreesboro Police officer and officer's family
Man allegedly threatened Murfreesboro Police officer and officer's family

A Murfreesboro man was arrested at the Old Fort Parkway Walmart store Wednesday morning on numerous charges. Robert Dunn, age 25, allegedly shouted at police after he spotted the officer before they spotted him.

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Man arrested on the charge of
Man arrested on the charge of "Driving on a Suspended" for the 5th time

For time number five, a Murfreesboro man has been charged with "Driving on a Suspended License."

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Murfreesboro man charged for the 8th time with Driving on a Revoked License
Murfreesboro man charged for the 8th time with Driving on a Revoked License

When Officer Rashad Howse ran a warrants check on Hixenbaugh, it was realized that his driving privileges were revoked and that he had a local warrant for theft.

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UPDATE: Two Shot Sunday in Murfreesboro

The victims in the double shooting at University Gables Apartments have been identified.

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Siegel Soccer Park Lights Shot Out

A contractor replacing some bulbs in lights in the Siegel Soccer Park noticed several had been shot out with pellets.

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Two Female Fugitives Arrested After Shoplifting Attempt
Two Female Fugitives Arrested After Shoplifting Attempt

Two women, wanted on various charges in three different counties, were arrested by Murfreesboro Police after attempting to shoplift at the Wal-Mart on South Rutherford Boulevard.

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Haven Drive Man Charged with Indecent Exposure
Haven Drive Man Charged with Indecent Exposure

A 53-year old Haven Drive man was charged with indecent exposure, among other charges, after being arrested by Murfreesboro Police.

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Gunfire Near Bunganut Pig

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a shots fired call on Northfield Boulevard, near the Bunganut Pig Restaurant.

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Telicommunicators honored by Murfreesboro Police
Telicommunicators honored by Murfreesboro Police

The Murfreesboro Police Department's Communication Center honored local public safety Telecommunicators, the "first" first responders, last week in honor of National Telecommunicators Week.

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Credit Card Fraud - Do you recognize any familiar faces?
Credit Card Fraud - Do you recognize any familiar faces?

The Murfreesboro Police Department's Criminal Investigations Division is asking for the public's assistance to identify suspects wanted for questioning in the fraudulent use of stolen credit cards.

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N. Rutherford Blvd. Shooting
N. Rutherford Blvd. Shooting

An investigation is underway after a shots fired call at Campus Crossings Apartments on North Rutherford Boulevard. Murfreesboro Police were called to the scene around 9 this (Monday) morning.

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MPD Seeking Help in Old Fort Golf Course Burglary
MPD Seeking Help in Old Fort Golf Course Burglary

Murfreesboro Police are asking for your help in identifying those responsible for a break-in at Old Fort Golf Course. Officer Amy Norville tells NewsRadio WGNS that on Friday at 3:44am, two people used a sledge hammer to break through the glass door to the office and attempted to gain access to the safe.

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Shoplifting Lands a Wanted Nashville Woman in Jail
Shoplifting Lands a Wanted Nashville Woman in Jail

A 28-year old Nashville woman was arrested for allegedly shoplifting a shirt from the South Rutherford Wal-Mart. After Murfreesboro Police ran a background check on Stephanie Nicole Lindsey...

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Child Abuse Charge Against Smyrna Man

A 20-year old Smyrna man has been charged with multiple counts of aggravated child abuse after a Rutherford County Grand Jury indictment.

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Mt. Juliet Woman Arrested in 'Boro on DUI #5
Mt. Juliet Woman Arrested in 'Boro on DUI #5

A Mt. Juliet woman was arrested by Murfreesboro Police on her fifth DUI offense. On Saturday, Murfreesboro Police report 50-year old Greta Newland of Cooks Lane in Mt. Juliet, was arrested after a welfare check at the Mapco on Northwest Broad.

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Man wanted by police since 2014 arrested in Murfreesboro
Man wanted by police since 2014 arrested in Murfreesboro

A Saddlebrook Drive man who has been wanted by authorities since December has been caught. Joshua N. Marshall was arrested at a club called Whiskey Dix...

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Identity Theft: IRS Return Stolen
Identity Theft: IRS Return Stolen

We have another case of a local person's identity being stolen and along with it, their income tax return. Murfreesboro Police report a 62-year old Avellico Circle man received an email from his accountant stating his income tax return had been denied because another return has already been filed.

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Richardson Avenue Home Broken Into

The screams of her child alerted a Richardson Avenue woman of an attempted burglary. Murfreesboro Police responded to the home on Saturday around 6:45 in the morning.

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Beware of Homes for Rent on Craigslist
Beware of Homes for Rent on Craigslist

A Poplar Avenue man reported an Internet scam to Murfreesboro Police. Last Thursday, the 24-year old man found a home to rent in Columbia, Tennessee.

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Sulpher Springs Road Man's Car Stolen from Garage

Murfreesboro Police are looking for a 2003 Acura TL, stolen from the home of a Sulpher Springs Road man. According to reports, the car was taken right out of the man's garage Thursday between 8pm and midnight.

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Murfreesboro Police Detective laid to rest on Wednesday
Murfreesboro Police Detective laid to rest on Wednesday

A Murfreesboro Police detective laid to rest on Wednesday. You may recall several days ago we told you about the death of Murfreesboro Police Detective Lieutenant Charlie Goodloe

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Funny Money Used at Target

Murfreesboro Police are looking for a black male who reportedly used three one-hundred dollar counterfeit bills to purchase merchandise at Target on Old Fort Parkway.

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Car Window Shot Out on Rocky Lane
Car Window Shot Out on Rocky Lane

A Bradyville Pike woman reported her rear car window was shot out. Murfreesboro Police were called to the area of Rocky Lane and Gunnerson Avenue Friday morning around 12:30. The 25-year old victim was not hurt in the incident.

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Gun Shots on Belle Oaks Drive
Gun Shots on Belle Oaks Drive

Murfreesboro Police are looking into gun fire in the 15-hundred block of Belle Oaks Drive. They were called to the area by someone who heard the shots from outside their home Saturday night just before 11pm.

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South Rutherford Boulevard Shooting
South Rutherford Boulevard Shooting

A South Rutherford Boulevard man was shot near his home. The incident happened around 2:45 Saturday morning near the intersection of South Rutherford and Mercury Boulevard.

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Local Charged with Leaving Children Alone X3 & Reckless Endangerment
Local Charged with Leaving Children Alone X3 & Reckless Endangerment

A local woman is charged with leaving her children, all under age seven, alone in a parked car at Wal-Mart on Old Fort Parkway. Murfreesboro Police were called Tuesday afternoon just after 12 after being contacted by store staff.

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Jackson Man Arrested on Drug and Weapons Charges
Jackson Man Arrested on Drug and Weapons Charges

A 29-year old Jackson man was arrested by Murfreesboro Police in the 400 block of Vine Street on various drug and weapons charges. Charles Bernard Jordan II was arrested after police were conducting a patrol on foot.

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Raiders Ridge Armed Robbery

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an armed robbery at Raiders Ridge Apartments on Wenlon Drive. It happened around 9pm Wednesday.

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Fake $20 Bills Used at K-Mart

A woman attempted to use four fake 20-dollar bills to pay for merchandise at K-Mart. The woman tried to use the funny money Wednesday afternoon around 2:30.

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Salem Cove Lane Woman Faces DUI & Weapons Charges
Salem Cove Lane Woman Faces DUI & Weapons Charges

A 42-year old Salem Cove Lane woman faces various DUI and weapons charges after being pulled over for speeding. Murfreesboro Police pulled over Jacqueline Elaine Robertson for driving 71-miles per hour in a 45 zone close to midnight Tuesday.

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Pimp Points a Gun at Huntington Drive Woman

A 23-year old Huntington Drive woman says a pimp pointed a gun at her. The woman told Murfreesboro Police Wednesday around 4:30 she was working with Metro Nashville Police in reference to prostitution.

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Riviera Drive Carjacking

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a carjacking. It happened Wednesday night just before 7:45 on Riviera Drive. The victim told authorities he and a friend were waiting on another person in a car when he was suddenly pulled out of his vehicle.

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Road Rage in the 'Boro
Road Rage in the 'Boro

An Old Salem Road woman was the victim of a road rage incident. The 33-year old called Murfreesboro Police from the parking lot of the Wal-Mart on Old Fort Parkway around 6:45 Tuesday night.

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MPD Detective Charlie Goodloe Found Deceased
MPD Detective Charlie Goodloe Found Deceased

Murfreesboro Police Detective Lieutenant Charlie Goodloe was found deceased inside his home.

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The future of the Murfreesboro Police Department - The new building
The future of the Murfreesboro Police Department - The new building

The Murfreesboro City Council will hear a presentation from architectural consultant Kennon-Calhoun Workshop during a Special Meeting of the Council, Thursday, March 12, 2015.

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Road Rage Incident Turns into Bad Drug Deal

Murfreesboro Police were called to investigate a road rage incident. It was reported last Friday night around 7:30. It was reported that someone in a silver car was following them and the passenger had a gun.

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Monroe Street Woman Scammed
Monroe Street Woman Scammed

A Monroe Street woman reported to Murfreesboro Police she was the victim of a scam. She told Murfreesboro Police someone assumed the identity of a landlord, whom she attempted to rent a house.

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Hazelwood Drive Armed Robbery
Hazelwood Drive Armed Robbery

A Hazelwood Drive couple was robbed at gunpoint. Murfreesboro Police responded to the scene Saturday around 9:15pm. The victims said black males approached them outside their apartment.

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Traffic Stop Nets Drug Arrest
Traffic Stop Nets Drug Arrest

A Westmoreland man has been arrested on various charges after a traffic stop. Tyler Dewayne Bray was arrested Friday after a driver license check showed an outstanding warrant for violation of parole.

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Hoax or scam IRS calls continue in Murfreesboro
Hoax or scam IRS calls continue in Murfreesboro

Scam IRS phone calls continue as we near the tax filing deadline of April 15th this year. Murfreesboro Police Chief Glen Chrisman says

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Armed Robbery on Battle Avenue
Armed Robbery on Battle Avenue

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an armed robbery in the 300 block of Battle Avenue. According to reports, the victim reported being held up at gunpoint.

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MacGregor's Wine & Liquor Store Robbed
MacGregor's Wine & Liquor Store Robbed

The MacGregor's Wine and Liquor Store was robbed. Murfreesboro Police responded to a panic alarm just before 9:30 Tuesday night. When they arrived on the scene, the victim reported two black males entered the store.

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Chariot Drive Robbery
Chariot Drive Robbery

A Chariot Drive man was robbed at gunpoint. It happened Tuesday around 5:15pm outside his home.

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$4900 in Cash Taken from Benley Street Home
$4900 in Cash Taken from Benley Street Home

A Benley Street homeowner reports around 49-hundred dollars in cash was taken from his home. The victim called Murfreesboro Police just before 7pm Tuesday.

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Warrants Served for Promoting Prostitution & Other Charges
Warrants Served for Promoting Prostitution & Other Charges

Murfreesboro Police Vice Unit detectives served warrants at a St. Andrews Drive apartment and two local businesses for, among other things, promotion of prostitution.

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Nearly $28K Missing from Homeowners Association
Nearly $28K Missing from Homeowners Association

The homeowners association of the Villiages at Hazelwood on North Thompson Lane is missing some money. In fact, nearly 28-thousand dollars, from their bank account.

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Shots Fired on First Avenue

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a report of shots fired in the 400 block of First Avenue. Authorities responded around 12:45 Tuesday morning.

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Death Investigation at Jackson Motel
Death Investigation at Jackson Motel

Murfreesboro Police investigators are conducting a death investigation. This after a white male was found inside a room at the Jackson Motel.

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Battle Ave. Shots Fired
Battle Ave. Shots Fired

Murfreesboro Police have made two arrests after an investigation into shots fired in the Battle Avenue area.

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Nashville Men Facing Drug Charges
Nashville Men Facing Drug Charges

Two Nashville man was arrested on drug charges by Murfreesboro Police, then more drugs were found when one was being booked.

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Murfreesboro Police release dispatch information in this winter storm
Murfreesboro Police release dispatch information in this winter storm

During the present winter weather event, dangerous driving conditions, power outages and property damage has occurred. MPD officers have responded to traffic issues including power outages at intersections...

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UPDATE: MPD Pursuit, Officer Dragged, Cars Hits Dumptruck

The Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating a pursuit and crash which also involved a Murfreesboro Police officer being dragged.

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Stay buckled in and don't drink and drive Friday the 13th
Stay buckled in and don't drink and drive Friday the 13th

A seat belt check point will take place on Broad Street Friday the 13th in Murfreesboro...

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Someone Else Files Taxes with Local Woman's Identity

A Tyne Avenue woman reported to Murfreesboro Police that someone filed taxes with the I-R-S in her name. The 41-year old victim reported while attempting to file her taxes.

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Paramedics & Fire Officials Begin Carrying 2-1-1 Cards
Paramedics & Fire Officials Begin Carrying 2-1-1 Cards

Area paramedics and firefighters will have a new tool to help the community. Terry Cunningham with Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services tells NewsRadio WGNS they'll be carrying 2-1-1 information cards.

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Several Auto Burglaries in Blackman Area
Several Auto Burglaries in Blackman Area

There have been several auto burglaries in the Blackman area and the Rutherford County Sheriff's Department is asking for your help.

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Alleged Shoplifter Returns to Business & Arrested
Alleged Shoplifter Returns to Business & Arrested

A man who is believed to have shoplifted at the Pilot Travel Center in South Church Street is arrested after returning to the business.

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Tinnell Court Burglary

A Tinnell Court resident reported to Murfreesboro Police their home in the 23-hundred block was burglarized. Authorities responded to the home just after 9pm Tuesday.

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U.S. Marshals & MPD Search for Accused Rapist
U.S. Marshals & MPD Search for Accused Rapist

The U.S. Marshals Service and Murfreesboro Police are looking for a dangerous suspect who is accused of attacking two women.

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Fugitives from Mississippi, Michigan & Texas Arrested in 'Boro

Three separate arrests by Murfreesboro Police net fugitives from three different states.

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IRS Scams Ramping Up in 'Boro
IRS Scams Ramping Up in 'Boro

A couple of Murfreesboro residents have reported to authorities I-R-S scam calls.

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Suspected Missing Lottery Ticket Leads to Assault Arrest
Suspected Missing Lottery Ticket Leads to Assault Arrest

An East Sevier Street man is behind bars after being charged with assaulting another man over a missing lottery ticket.

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Guns & Electronics Stolen

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an aggravated burglary of a St. Andrews Drive apartment, where several firearms and electronics were stolen.

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Bradyville Area Resident Reports Home Burglary
Bradyville Area Resident Reports Home Burglary

NewsRadio WGNS continues to follow the story of criminal activity in the Bradyville Pike area. In fact, a listener called to tell us her home was recently broken into after she heard our story about a rash of auto burglaries.

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Rash of Auto Burglaries; MPD Increasing Patrols
Rash of Auto Burglaries; MPD Increasing Patrols

A rash of vehicle burglaries has been reported in the Bradyville Pike and Carolyn Court area. Murfreesboro Police reports from Monday were filled with vehicle burglaries and vandalisms.

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Road Rage Incident; Gun Allegedly Produced
Road Rage Incident; Gun Allegedly Produced

A case of road rage involving a gun was reported in the area of New Salem Highway and Barfield Road. Murfreesboro Police responded to the scene Monday just before 2:30 when the victim told them another driver displayed a gun.

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S. Rutherford Blvd. Business Burglarized

The Phone Exchange on South Rutherford Boulevard was burglarized. Murfreesboro Police responded to the business Sunday morning around 2 after an alarm.

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Armed Robbery at S. Rutherford Blvd. Apartment
Armed Robbery at S. Rutherford Blvd. Apartment

A 22-year old victim was rattled, but not hurt after behind held up at gunpoint. Murfreesboro Police were called to 2227 South Rutherford Boulevard Saturday night just after 9:30.

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Clark Blvd. Man Charged with TV & Computer from Wal-Mart
Clark Blvd. Man Charged with TV & Computer from Wal-Mart

A 50-year old Clark Boulevard man is in jail after Murfreesboro Police charged him with theft and criminal trespassing. George Lee is accused of walking out of the Old Fort Parkway Wal-Mart...

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MPD Investigating Aggravated Burglaries

Murfreesboro Police have been busy investigating aggravated burglaries. A Sunset Drive home was broken into sometime Wednesday. A Sorrell Court home was burglarized Thursday.

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Over 17K in Bad Check Cashed
Over 17K in Bad Check Cashed

Murfreesboro Police are investigating the theft of checks from a South Church Street business, resulting in over 17-thousand dollars in bad checks being written.

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2014 MPD Crime Stats: Overall Crime Down 4%, Homicides Up 133%
2014 MPD Crime Stats: Overall Crime Down 4%, Homicides Up 133%

Murfreesboro Police officials released a report that shows overall reports of "Part I" crimes to police in 2014 decreased by 4% from 2013.

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Sunset Ave. Man Charged with Violation of Sex Offender Registry
Sunset Ave. Man Charged with Violation of Sex Offender Registry

A Sunset Avenue man has been charged with violating the sex offender registry. Forty-two year old James Kasiah was arrested by Murfreesboro Police Wednesday just before 4pm after he admitted to staying in the home since December 20th.

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January St. Woman Charged with 7th of Driving on a Revoked License

A 40-year old January Street woman was arrested this week for driving on a suspended license...for the seventh time. Chinda Watkins of January Street was pulled over by Murfreesboro Police on Northwest Broad Wednesday just after noon.

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Several Auto Burglaries in M'boro
Several Auto Burglaries in M'boro

There has been rash of auto burglaries in Murfreesboro. Police responded to South Rutherford Boulevard Monday around 5:40am after a woman called to say she saw someone going through her vehicle when leaving for work.

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Multi-Vehicle Crash Monday Morning At Hastings
Multi-Vehicle Crash Monday Morning At Hastings

Around 7:00 o'clock Monday morning, a three vehicle crash on Memorial at Sulphur Springs created problems for local motorists.

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Authorities Nab Homeless Check Cashing Crew
Authorities Nab Homeless Check Cashing Crew

Murfreesboro Police along with United States Postal investigators, Metro Nashville Police and the Tennessee Highway Patrol have arrested three suspects in an alleged homeless check cashing scheme.

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Oklahoma Man Arrested in M'boro on 12th Driving on a Suspended License Offense
Oklahoma Man Arrested in M'boro on 12th Driving on a Suspended License Offense

A 27-year old Tulsa, Oklahoma, man was arrested by Murfreesboro Police for driving on a suspended license...for the 12th time.

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Local Man Falls Victim to Publisher's Clearinghouse Scam

A Bradyville Pike man reported to Murfreesboro Police he fell victim to a scam. He told Murfreesboro Police someone by the name of Mike Robinson called him last week, saying he was from Publisher's Clearinghouse.

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Murfreesboro Police took children shopping for Christmas
Murfreesboro Police took children shopping for Christmas

Each child was given $250 to spend.

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Serious Accident on Northfield near Highland

Murfreesboro Police Fatal Accident Crash Team is investigating a serious crash that occurred around 8:40 Friday morning on East Northfield Boulevard near Highland Avenue.

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Positive: Retirement Ceremony for Longtime Murfreesboro Police Officer
Positive: Retirement Ceremony for Longtime Murfreesboro Police Officer

Murfreesboro City Manager Rob Lyons presents Lt. William Sykes (Retired) with his badge and gun...

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New York Man Charged with Credit Card Fraud in the 'Boro
New York Man Charged with Credit Card Fraud in the 'Boro

A New York man has been charged with credit card fraud here in Murfreesboro. According to Murfreesboro Police reports, 22-year old Manuel Pelayes of Woodbourne, New York, was arrested.

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Nashville Man Charged with Forgery; Runs from Police
Nashville Man Charged with Forgery; Runs from Police

Murfreesboro Police nabbed a Nashville man after he fled the Wal-Mart on Old Fort Parkway, reportedly after attempting to pass off a fake 100-dollar bill as the real thing.

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Local man allegedly robs gas station and flees from police in minivan
Local man allegedly robs gas station and flees from police in minivan

A 46-year old plumber in Murfreesboro was arrested on some charges that may land him in the slammer if found guilty.

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Child Advocacy Center OPEN HOUSE

"The hit every year at the Holiday Open House is the 'chocolate room'," shared Child Advocacy Center Director Sharon De Boer.

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Woman charged for the 6th time with
Woman charged for the 6th time with "Driving on a Suspended License"

For the 6th time, a 25-year old Murfreesboro woman has been arrested for "Driving on a Suspended License."

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Murfreesboro Police Respond to Sobriety Checkpoint Video released on YouTube
Murfreesboro Police Respond to Sobriety Checkpoint Video released on YouTube

UPDATE: After the driver returned to the vehicle, he and other passengers had questions for the supervisor. Sgt. Cox answered the questions and respectfully engaged in the conversation.

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Attempted forced prostitution of a woman in Murfreesboro - Case under investigation
Attempted forced prostitution of a woman in Murfreesboro - Case under investigation

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a possible kidnapping case involving the attempted forced prostitution of a woman.

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Riverdale Receives $25,000 from State Farm's Celebrate My Drive
Riverdale Receives $25,000 from State Farm's Celebrate My Drive

Riverdale High School is one of the recipients of 25-thousand dollars from State Farm's "Celebrate My Drive." It's the company's program to encourage safe driving in high schools across the country.

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FBI Contacted by MTSU and Police after suspicious item found on MTSU campus Tuesday
FBI Contacted by MTSU and Police after suspicious item found on MTSU campus Tuesday

About 8 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 25, University Police were notified that there was a suspicious bucket found on a sidewalk in the courtyard area near the Business and Aerospace Building.

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China Spring on Middle Tennessee Blvd. Burglarized
China Spring on Middle Tennessee Blvd. Burglarized

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a commercial burglary at China Spring on Middle Tennessee Boulevard, near Fred's. A burglary alarm was responded to by M-P-D Saturday morning just after 4am.

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N. Academy Man Charged with Aggravated Assault
N. Academy Man Charged with Aggravated Assault

A 39-year old North Academy man was arrested on aggravated assault charges. T.L. Pinto was charged after a witness corroborated the victim's story.

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Fake $50 Bills Circulating in M'boro & Manchester
Fake $50 Bills Circulating in M'boro & Manchester

The loss prevention officer at Wal-Mart on Old Fort Parkway called Murfreesboro Police to report $950 in fake 50-dollar bills were used in their store.

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Chariot Drive Woman Faces DUI, DOR and Reckless Endangerment Charges
Chariot Drive Woman Faces DUI, DOR and Reckless Endangerment Charges

A Chariot Drive woman faces various charges after allegedly driving while intoxicated with her 14-year old and five-year old children in the car.

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Shoshone Place Man & Accomplices Face Burglary, Handgun & Theft Charges
Shoshone Place Man & Accomplices Face Burglary, Handgun & Theft Charges

A Shoshone Place man faces a laundry list of charges after a Saturday domestic situation. The victim called Murfreesboro Police after she suspected the accused, Brandon Lee Rowlette, age 28, was inside her home.

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Increased patrol on horseback in Murfreesboro
Increased patrol on horseback in Murfreesboro

Horses will once again be patrolling local shopping areas in Murfreesboro during the Christmas shopping season.

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S. Rutherford Blvd. Woman Taken in Ebay Scam
S. Rutherford Blvd. Woman Taken in Ebay Scam

A South Rutherford Boulevard woman is the latest victim in an Ebay scam. She reported to Murfreesboro Police Saturday she found a car she wanted to buy on Ebay.

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DUI & Drug Charges Facing a Thompson Road Man
DUI & Drug Charges Facing a Thompson Road Man

A Thompson Road man faces several alcohol and drug charges after someone called Murfreesboro Police about a possible impaired driver.

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Murfreesboro Police Officers failed to shave their face on Monday
Murfreesboro Police Officers failed to shave their face on Monday

Did you see a few Murfreesboro Police Officers on Monday that appeared to have forgotten the importance of shaving?

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Man Shot Near Oakland Mansion

A man has been airlifted to Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville after being shot in the face on East Lokey Avenue and Christy Court.

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UPDATE: Aggravated robbery reported on MTSU Campus Monday night
UPDATE: Aggravated robbery reported on MTSU Campus Monday night

We have more news on an aggravated robbery that was reported on the MTSU campus Monday evening. The incident occurred in the area of the Ellington Human Science Building, according to MTSU Police.

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Man allegedly tells local fast food workers that he kills people for a living
Man allegedly tells local fast food workers that he kills people for a living

A Little Rock, Arkansas man visiting a Murfreesboro Wendy's restaurant allegedly stated to workers at the establishment, "That he kills people for a living and that it was time to begin."

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Man on state probation found to be in possession of cocaine, heroin, marijuana and prescription drugs
Man on state probation found to be in possession of cocaine, heroin, marijuana and prescription drugs

The probation officer conducted a search of Hardin and recovered a bag of heroin, a bag of cocaine, a bag of marijuana and a box containing 12 Suboxone.

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Man Allegedly Tries to Tase Dogs
Man Allegedly Tries to Tase Dogs

A Murfreesboro woman reported to police a man tried to tase her dogs while they were being walked on a leash. The incident happened on Saturday.

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Random firing of a gun in Murfreesboro - bullet holes found in house
Random firing of a gun in Murfreesboro - bullet holes found in house

Several bullet holes were found in the side of a home on Caroline Court in Murfreesboro.

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Multiple federal warrants served on three Murfreesboro men
Multiple federal warrants served on three Murfreesboro men

Reports indicate two warrants were served on 28-year old Rush L. Colvin.

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Driving on a Revoked License, 7th Offense
Driving on a Revoked License, 7th Offense

A 45-year old Tennell Court man has been arrested by Murfreesboro Police for allegedly driving on a revoked license for the seventh time.

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Local Homeless Man Reportedly Tries to Bribe MPD Officer with Heroin
Local Homeless Man Reportedly Tries to Bribe MPD Officer with Heroin

A local homeless man, who was found unconscious outside PetsMart on Old Fort Parkway, is now in jail after reportedly trying to bribe a police officer with heroin.

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Wal-Mart Parking Lot Robbery, MPD Needs Your Help
Wal-Mart Parking Lot Robbery, MPD Needs Your Help

Murfreesboro Police are asking for the public's help in identifying the suspects who robbed a couple with a young son at the South Rutherford Wal-Mart.

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MPD Investigating Shots Fired in Sulpher Springs area
MPD Investigating Shots Fired in Sulpher Springs area

Murfreesboro Police are investigating shots being fired on Pavillian Place, near Sulpher Springs Road. Officers responded to the area just after 3am Sunday morning.

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Man Arrested for Assault, Drugs Found in "Butt-Cheeks" at Jail

A 36-year old Netherlands Drive man faces various charges after a Murfreesboro Police gang unit covert operation. Marcus Lanier Haynes was arrested last Thursday.

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Dollar General on W. Northfield Blvd. Robbed at Knife point
Dollar General on W. Northfield Blvd. Robbed at Knife point

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an aggravated robbery at knife point. It happened Saturday around 7:40pm at the Dollar General on West Northfield Boulevard.

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Hillwood Court Man Faces Burglary, Assault & Drug Charges
Hillwood Court Man Faces Burglary, Assault & Drug Charges

A 19-year old Hillwood Court man faces various burglary, assault and drug charges. Murfreesboro Police report they were called to the 200 block of Hillwood Court in reference to a suicidal subject, possibly armed with an AR-15.

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Man Arrested for Assault after Distrubance at Hilton Garden Inn
Man Arrested for Assault after Distrubance at Hilton Garden Inn

A 51-year old Murfreesboro man faces assault charges after allegedly threatening hotel workers and police. Murfreesboro Police were called to 1335 Conference Center Boulevard, the location of Hilton Garden Inn.

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18-Year Old Hit with a Brick
18-Year Old Hit with a Brick

An 18-year old Walnut Street man was reportedly hit with a brick during an assault. Murfreesboro Police report Calvin Miles was sitting at the intersection of Walnut and Lokey.

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Arnette Street Man Charged with 3rd DUI After Leaving the Scene of an Accident
Arnette Street Man Charged with 3rd DUI After Leaving the Scene of an Accident

A 35-year old Arnette Street man was arrested after a Murfreesboro Police officer heard a crash and saw cars leaving the scene. Dean Smythia allegedly hit a vehicle on the square around 1:30 Thursday morning.

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N. Tenn. Blvd. Woman Bitten by Dogs
N. Tenn. Blvd. Woman Bitten by Dogs

A 20-year old North Tennessee Boulevard woman was bitten by two dogs while walking outside her apartment. It happened just before 2:30 Thursday afternoon.

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Counterfeit Money Found at Local Apartment Complex
Counterfeit Money Found at Local Apartment Complex

A 27-year old woman walking her dog stumbled upon what at first looked to be a big money find. Then, she quickly realized the money was fake.

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Richardson Ave. Man Faces Drug Charges
Richardson Ave. Man Faces Drug Charges

A 20-year old Richardson Avenue man faces various drug charges after being stopped by Murfreesboro Police. Fronzell Batts was stopped on East Main Street at Hancock for a traffic violation around 2 Tuesday afternoon.

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Tuesday Night Shooting At ATM Machine

Here's an update on a shooting you heard about on WGNS when it was happening Tuesday night. Shortly before 7:00 o'clock Murfreesboro Police responded to a shooting at the Regions Bank ATM machine at 1681 Middle Tennessee Boulevard

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Armed Robbery Tuesday Night

Around 7:00 o'clock Tuesday evening, a man getting money from an ATM machine on Middle Tennessee Boulevard was shot. The investigation is in progress, and police have cordoned off the area.

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Chapel Hill Man Charged with Indecent Exposure
Chapel Hill Man Charged with Indecent Exposure

A 27-year old Chapel Hill man was recently arrested in Murfreesboro on various charges, including indecent exposure. Authorities report Christopher Schnapp was seen urinating toward the street on West Main.

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Man Wanted by Cannon County Captured by MPD
Man Wanted by Cannon County Captured by MPD

Murfreesboro Police have arrested a 27-year old Flat Rock Road man after receiving a "be on the lookout" for him. Travis Dewayne Lowe was wanted by Cannon County authorities.

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Second Ave. Man Calls 911, Drunk on Mouthwash
Second Ave. Man Calls 911, Drunk on Mouthwash

A Second Avenue man is in jail after calling 911 six times to say he was drunk. Sixty-two year old Robert Zettwoch was arrested Friday morning just after 8:30 by Murfreesboro Police.

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Murfreesboro Man Kidnapped, Assaulted
Murfreesboro Man Kidnapped, Assaulted

A 32-year old Murfreesboro man says he was kidnapped, taken to Ashland City, beaten and robbed. The victim, who we aren't identifying to protect him, contacted Murfreesboro Police Saturday afternoon to file a report.

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Shots Fired in Northfield Blvd
Shots Fired in Northfield Blvd

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a report of shots fired in the 17-hundred block of Northfield Boulevard. Authorities were dispatched to Kings Crossing Apartments after 6:30 Sunday night.

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MTSU Asst. Softball Coach Arrested on DUI Charges
MTSU Asst. Softball Coach Arrested on DUI Charges

An assistant coach on the MTSU softball staff has been arrested. Murfreesboro Police report Kelley Leahan Montalvo, age 27, of Bradyville Pike, was arrested just before midnight Friday.

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Multiple guitars were stolen from an address on Bradyville Pike
Multiple guitars were stolen from an address on Bradyville Pike

A home in Murfreesboro was broken on Bradyville Pike and police are now looking into the burglary.

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Area around Oakland's Mansion evacuated on Tuesday, but why?
Area around Oakland's Mansion evacuated on Tuesday, but why?

An assault involving juveniles sent residents in the area of Oakland's Mansion fleeing on Tuesday afternoon.

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UPDATE WITH PHOTOS: N.W. Broad Street Store Robbed
UPDATE WITH PHOTOS: N.W. Broad Street Store Robbed

Murfreesboro Police detectives are investigating an armed robbery at the Murfreesboro Market on Northwest Broad. The owner, Nareshkumar Patel told police that an unknown male came into the store just before 6 o'clock Saturday

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One Extricated, Three Transported after Head-on Collision
One Extricated, Three Transported after Head-on Collision

Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department, Murfreesboro Police Department, and Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident involving a car and SUV in front of the McDonald's on South Rutherford Boulevard around 4:30 Monday morning.

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Nashville Teen Faces Drug Charges
Nashville Teen Faces Drug Charges

A Nashville teen faces multiple drug charges after a routine traffic stop by Murfreesboro Police.

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Man arrested in Murfreesboro for making his own prescription labels
Man arrested in Murfreesboro for making his own prescription labels

A 33-year old man was arrested after creating his own prescription labels.

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Congrats to MPD Captain Cary Gensemer and Sergeant Greg Walker
Congrats to MPD Captain Cary Gensemer and Sergeant Greg Walker

The Murfreesboro Police Department is pleased to announce the graduation of Captain Cary Gensemer and Sergeant Greg Walker from the...

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Man accused of cutting hole into side of building to gain access to business
Man accused of cutting hole into side of building to gain access to business

A local carpenter who was accused of breaking into a South Church Street business by cutting a hole into a wall has been arrested.

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Suspect accused of stealing well over $1,000 worth of jewelry in Murfreesboro
Suspect accused of stealing well over $1,000 worth of jewelry in Murfreesboro

Police found a man by the name of Jimmy Moody nearby and brought him in for questioning. Moody was later released.

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Memphis Aggravated Burglary Suspect busted in the 'Boro
Memphis Aggravated Burglary Suspect busted in the 'Boro

A 19-year old who was wanted in Memphis on Aggravated Burglary Charges and Theft between $1,000 and $10,000 has been apprehended in Murfreesboro.

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Grow Operation Found in Saddlebrook Drive Home
Grow Operation Found in Saddlebrook Drive Home

A 19-year old Saddlebrook Drive man faces several charges, including operating a grow operation in a dwelling. Erik Eilers was arrested by Murfreesboro Police early Sunday morning after they responded to a noise complaint

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Peachtree Street Man
Peachtree Street Man "Stumbles" Into Trouble in Mercury Plaza Business

A 28-year old Peachtree Street man has been arrested after being found stumbling around a Mercury Plaza business. Murfreesboro Police report John Bates showed signs of being intoxicated when officers arrived Sunday afternoon around 3:40.

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Suspect Flees Police After Traffic Stop
Suspect Flees Police After Traffic Stop

Murfreesboro Police are looking for a man who drove away from a traffic stop in a silver Dodge AXT. According to police reports, Officer Rodriguez made a stop on Medical Center Parkway just before 2:30 Saturday morning for a lane violation.

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Eastland Avenue Armed Robbery and Shooting
Eastland Avenue Armed Robbery and Shooting

A man was shot and several others robbed in the 200 block of Eastland Avenue. Murfreesboro Police report several victims were robbed and one was shot by at least two black males just after 1:20 Sunday morning.

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Man arrested after receiving a pound of marijuana / hash shipped by FedEx
Man arrested after receiving a pound of marijuana / hash shipped by FedEx

Police arrested a Tomahawk Trace resident after gaining knowledge that drugs may have been delivered by way of FedEx to a local address.

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Retiring Murfreesboro Officers Eddie Burgess and David Blackwell honored this past Friday
Retiring Murfreesboro Officers Eddie Burgess and David Blackwell honored this past Friday

During the ceremony, Burgess was presented with his duty weapon and badge that was in a specially made box engraved with his name on it.

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What goes through the mind of a Murfreesboro Police Officer at a
What goes through the mind of a Murfreesboro Police Officer at a "Routine" traffic stop

Have you ever stopped to think what goes through the mind of an average police officer when they make what a passing motorist may call a routine traffic stop?

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UPDATE: Victim gives suspects hundreds of dollars in McDonalds parking lot on Old Fort Parkway
UPDATE: Victim gives suspects hundreds of dollars in McDonalds parking lot on Old Fort Parkway

Sgt. Kyle Evans with the MPD stated in an email, "We believe that they walked around parking lots at Ross's and Kmart looking for potential victims who are elderly that they may be able to confuse."

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19-Year old woman reports she was raped in Murfreesboro
19-Year old woman reports she was raped in Murfreesboro

In the most recent case, a 19-year old woman in Murfreesboro told police that she was raped while spending the night at a home in the area of Mercury Boulevard.

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Man calls Murfreesboro Police claiming to have shot his wife
Man calls Murfreesboro Police claiming to have shot his wife

Online gaming is an addiction for some people, for others it is simply a fun way to pass time. Regardless of where you stand on the subject, it landed one innocent man in the middle of a police perimeter this past Sunday morning at 3AM.

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Was it a robbery or what?
Was it a robbery or what?

"She initially stated that while walking to the gas station (Uncle Sandy's) to buy milk, a black male hid behind the air conditioner, jumped out, removed $30 from her bra and hit her in the chest."

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Over 40 baggies of marijuana discovered in Murfreesboro
Over 40 baggies of marijuana discovered in Murfreesboro

Once inside the apartment police found over $1,300 in cash, a digital scale and 40 individual baggies of marijuana.

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Over $10,000 in equipment stolen from local apartment complex
Over $10,000 in equipment stolen from local apartment complex

Everything from a $1,000 paint sprayer to $2,800 carpet extractors (two) were taken from a supply building at the local complex.

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Man Loses Finger After Dog Bite

A Susan Drive man had to have his finger amputated after being bitten by a dog. The victim told Murfreesboro Police his German Shepard mix got into a fight with another dog at his home Sunday.

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Sloan Street Woman Charged with 3rd DUI
Sloan Street Woman Charged with 3rd DUI

A Sloan Street woman is jailed after being after allegedly driving drunk at Clark Boulevard and North Highland. Twenty-three year old Heather Vandyne was stopped by Murfreesboro Police after reportedly crossing out of her lane three times.

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Shots Fired on East State Street
Shots Fired on East State Street

Murfreesboro Police are investigating several calls of gunshots in the East State Street area. Just before three o'clock Saturday, a home owner in the 600 block of East State Street called police.

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Federal Court Gunfire Damages Home

A Federal Court couple called Murfreesboro Police after finding several bullet holes around their home. The victims called Murfreesboro Police Friday, just after noon.

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Coolidge Court Woman Charged with 3rd DUI
Coolidge Court Woman Charged with 3rd DUI

A Coolidge Court woman is charged with her third DUI. Thirty-seven year old Christie Prater was stopped by Murfreesboro Police Sunday after reportedly driving the wrong way around the downtown square, which is one way.

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Ever wanted to get a better glimpse into the Murfreesboro Police Department? Check this 7-min. video out...
Ever wanted to get a better glimpse into the Murfreesboro Police Department? Check this 7-min. video out...

Here is a special video that will give you a better idea of what the Murfreesboro Police Department is made of...

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Elderly Man with Gun Prompts Brief Lockdown of Schools

Siegel Middle School and Erma Siegel Elementary were briefly placed on lockdown status this (Thursday) morning around 8am.

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Suspicious vehicle fire in Murfreesboro - One arrested, but not for the fire
Suspicious vehicle fire in Murfreesboro - One arrested, but not for the fire

UPDATE: A suspicious vehicle fire was reported early Wednesday morning on Battleground Drive in Murfreesboro.

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Woman falls victim to nanny scam in Murfreesboro
Woman falls victim to nanny scam in Murfreesboro

A local woman who told Murfreesboro Police she posted her job resume online was hit with fraud.

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Mom arrested during party for son, she was accused of supplying alcohol to minors
Mom arrested during party for son, she was accused of supplying alcohol to minors

A total of twenty citations were issued at a party that was held at a home on Richard Road in Murfreesboro this past weekend.

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New police unit in Murfreesboro writing more tickets to motorist
New police unit in Murfreesboro writing more tickets to motorist

A special police unit in Murfreesboro are writing more tickets.

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Murfreesboro woman arrested on
Murfreesboro woman arrested on "Aggravated Child Abuse" charge after alleged burning incident - Court date nearing

UPDATE: Court date set for August 21st for a local woman who confessed to burning a little girl "multiple times with a cigarette."

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Missing M'boro Teen Found
Missing M'boro Teen Found

A Murfreesboro teenager reported missing July 24th is now safely at home. Murfreesboro Police report Josh Elmore was found out of state and is now back in Rutherford County.

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FUN: National Night Out is a fun community event that is on Tuesday
FUN: National Night Out is a fun community event that is on Tuesday

Murfreesboro Police Chief Glenn Chrisman told WGNS News during the last National Night Out...

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MTSU’s 2014 Death Scene Investigation
MTSU’s 2014 Death Scene Investigation

Interesting: The Death Scene Investigation Workshop aims to help the people who work with death sites get ready to secure, investigate and prosecute deadly crimes.

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Murfreesboro Police cancel Silver Alert for 61-year old woman -- Found
Murfreesboro Police cancel Silver Alert for 61-year old woman -- Found

The Murfreesboro Police Department has cancelled a Silver Alert for 61-year old Carol Benson. Authorities say that Benson went missing from her home on Thursday night. Authorities notified WGNS on Saturday that she has been found.

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Woman allegedly pulls out gun in the Walmart parking lot after being asked to
Woman allegedly pulls out gun in the Walmart parking lot after being asked to "Slow Down"

When the reported victim told the suspect that he would call the police, she reportedly stated, “I don’t care, I got a carry permit."

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Unknown person or persons try to break into the roof of a Murfreesboro pharmacy
Unknown person or persons try to break into the roof of a Murfreesboro pharmacy

Once officers were on the scene, they quickly saw this was not an ordinary break-in.

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Man charged with 3rd DUI after Murfreesboro accident
Man charged with 3rd DUI after Murfreesboro accident

A Murfreesboro man who has been charged with DUI twice before has been rearrested after a fender bender, according to police. 

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Victory Gallop Lane Burglary
Victory Gallop Lane Burglary

A 55-year old resident of a Victory Gallop Lane home reported to Murfreesboro Police a burglary at her home.

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Bullet Holes Found in Rutherford Blvd. Home
Bullet Holes Found in Rutherford Blvd. Home

An apartment dweller on North Rutherford Boulevard returned home to find what Murfreesboro Police say were bullet holes inside the home.

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Dialysis Patient's Home Burglarized

A 62-year old Eagle Street man returned home from dialysis to find he had been broken into. 

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Murfreesboro Man who is accused of alleged relationship with teen due in court Monday
Murfreesboro Man who is accused of alleged relationship with teen due in court Monday

Court date set for Monday in regards to a subject who allegedly had relationship with a 14-year old girl. 

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Man charged with 4th DUI on Thursday - Lied to police about true identity
Man charged with 4th DUI on Thursday - Lied to police about true identity

DUI number four is what one 28-year old Murfreesboro man was charged with after he was pulled over on Memorial Boulevard.

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Broken tables and burned carpet at Blackman Elementary School

The Murfreesboro Police Department was called to Blackman Elementary School after unknown persons set fire to a roll of carpet.

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Fender bender ends with victim chasing suspect in Murfreesboro near the MAC

A simple fender bender in the area of the Murfreesboro Athletic Club on Memorial Boulevard led to one motorist chasing down the other motorist.

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More phone scams continue in Murfreesboro... Here is the possible phone number #
More phone scams continue in Murfreesboro... Here is the possible phone number #

The victim in this case was well aware of the recent scams and refused to listen to the caller. However, he did get a phone number. The phone number of the possible scammer...

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Man says
Man says "NO" to police searching his cell phone - Murfreesboro Police seek warrant

Evidently, Ford would not give police permission to search his cell phone either. Police have filed for a warrant to check the phone for drug related text messages, but that warrant has yet to be approved. 

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Half pound of weed recovered - smell and traffic are what originated arrest
Half pound of weed recovered - smell and traffic are what originated arrest

A half-pound of Mary Jane was then recovered from a closet in the apartment along with $3,000 in cash. 

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K-9 Leads to Probable Cause Search of a vehicle which leads to ARREST in Murfreesboro
K-9 Leads to Probable Cause Search of a vehicle which leads to ARREST in Murfreesboro

32-Year old Terrance M. Dunnaway was the passenger in a car that was pulled over for failing to stop before pulling onto the road.

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Summer Brings Rise in Car Thefts According to TV Reports
Summer Brings Rise in Car Thefts According to TV Reports

There has been a rise in the number of auto break-ins in Murfreesboro. As first reported by Channel 4 news, June was a busy month for Murfreesboro Police in terms of car break-ins. 

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Victim claims she was the victim of construction fraud in Murfreesboro
Victim claims she was the victim of construction fraud in Murfreesboro

A Crystal Bear Trail resident in Southridge Subdivision told Murfreesboro Police they were the recent victim of fraud.

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UPDATE: Man released from jail after allegedly driving car through Barfield Park Frisbee Golf Course
UPDATE: Man released from jail after allegedly driving car through Barfield Park Frisbee Golf Course

One witness told authorities that Rickard was “driving through the disc golf course and almost hit two females who began yelling at him.” 

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Medford Campbell Blvd. Woman Accused of Dragging Her Husband
Medford Campbell Blvd. Woman Accused of Dragging Her Husband

A 44-year old Medford Campbell Boulevard woman is in jail on aggravated domestic assault charges, accused of dragging her husband down the road.

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Dog and Owner Attacked by Another Canine

A Murfreesboro woman and her dog were attacked along Ewing Boulevard by a rottweiller. Murfreesboro Police report Chelsey Vance was walking her dog Roxie around 7:45 last Thursday when the large rottweiller came out of a house and attacked her dog.

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"Driving on Revoked" for the 8th Time

Bly was stopped by Murfreesboro Police on Mercury Boulevard at Minerva Drive. He was stopped because of a simple registration violation. 

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Don't fall for the recent scams - Police do not collect money!
Don't fall for the recent scams - Police do not collect money!

We spoke to Murfreesboro Police Chief Glen Chrisman who told us that his department does not collect money…

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A great Murfreesboro Police Officer is retiring after 27-years of service...
A great Murfreesboro Police Officer is retiring after 27-years of service...

Murfreesboro Police Officer Eddie Burgess has retired from the Murfreesboro Police Department.

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Suspect visiting Murfreesboro charged with Statutory Rape - Allegedly thought victim was of age

In court, the defense must be able to prove without a doubt that he had or saw real evidence leading him to believe that the victim was of age.

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Stabbing reported in Murfreesboro on Tuesday morning
Stabbing reported in Murfreesboro on Tuesday morning

A stabbing was reported on Tuesday morning in Murfreesboro. Police responded to St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital and spoke to the victim...

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Man claims to be a Rutherford County Sheriff Deputy in recent scam
Man claims to be a Rutherford County Sheriff Deputy in recent scam

According to the victim, the said that the victim needed to make arraignments to payments for an accident she had been involved in several months ago.

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Scam caller claims to be the Murfreesboro Chief of Police
Scam caller claims to be the Murfreesboro Chief of Police

In another phone scam, someone claimed to be the Murfreesboro Chief of Police when they called a retired resident who lives in the Garrison Cove subdivision.

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BINGO: Stolen car recovered in Murfreesboro
BINGO: Stolen car recovered in Murfreesboro

After a contractor noticed the car had not moved in several days, he contacted the authorities.

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Man who claims he was robbed by two men in his motel room was later arrested
Man who claims he was robbed by two men in his motel room was later arrested

A guest who currently calls the Regal Inn home was robbed at gunpoint. The victim received a knock at the door by two males, one of Asian descent and the second was a black male.

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$210 Worth of Gillette razors stolen along with a $290 Dyson vacuum
$210 Worth of Gillette razors stolen along with a $290 Dyson vacuum

The cost of vacuum cleaners and men’s razor blades are going up. If you are trying to figure out how the two go together, they don’t.

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Vandalism at Siegel Elementary School in Murfreesboro

Someone got the wise idea to spray paint a head and hands on the rear of Siegel Elementary School in Murfreesboro.

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Inmate who robbed two in Murfreesboro allegedly had cellphone and FaceBook in prison
Inmate who robbed two in Murfreesboro allegedly had cellphone and FaceBook in prison

We have an update on a story about a Murfreesboro man who recently filed an appeal to his 10-year prison sentence that was denied several days ago. 

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MPD and Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue TEAM UP for 4th of July Weekend
MPD and Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue TEAM UP for 4th of July Weekend

MPD will have residential patrols as well as increased traffic enforcement over the holiday weekend. Officers will strictly enforce speeding, seat belt, DUI, and other traffic related laws as well as the City fireworks regulations.

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An SUV, Heroin and Cash Seized after Murfreesboro Traffic Stop
An SUV, Heroin and Cash Seized after Murfreesboro Traffic Stop

A large sum of cash in three different bundles along with heroin were recently seized during a traffic stop in Murfreesboro.

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Unknown man enters Murfreesboro woman's home - she found him in the living room
Unknown man enters Murfreesboro woman's home - she found him in the living room

Talk about a tense situation, a woman told Murfreesboro Police that she found an unknown man standing next to her living room table.

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Stolen BMW located in Murfreesboro
Stolen BMW located in Murfreesboro

A stolen BMW was located in Murfreesboro. The four door vehicle was tracked down due to the BMW GPS tracking electronics.

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Woman posts ad on CraigsList for Job... Met with a new gig and a FAKE check
Woman posts ad on CraigsList for Job... Met with a new gig and a FAKE check

A woman in need of work posted an ad on Nashville.CraigsList.org in hopes of finding a viable job.

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65-Year old out of state man allegedly molested Murfreesboro 7-year old on Christmas Holiday
65-Year old out of state man allegedly molested Murfreesboro 7-year old on Christmas Holiday

A 65-year old Wisconsin man has been arrested in Murfreesboro on a very serious charge that may keep him in Rutherford County until his court date in July.

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Morgan Taylor Drive Man Facing Multiple Charges After Crashing Car into Home
Morgan Taylor Drive Man Facing Multiple Charges After Crashing Car into Home

A 20-year old Morgan Taylor Drive man is facing charges of vandalism, theft and drug possession after crashing a stolen car into a local home. 

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29-Year old to face attempted rape, assault and kidnapping charges in court Wednesday
29-Year old to face attempted rape, assault and kidnapping charges in court Wednesday

Johnson is facing four charges for aggravated assault, two charges for aggravated kidnapping, one count of attempted rape...

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Murfreesboro man facing attempted MURDER charge
Murfreesboro man facing attempted MURDER charge

A Murfreesboro man charged with attempted murder in the shooting of a woman this past September at her Mt. Tabor Road home, will file a plea in court on Wednesday.

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McFarlin for Judge Signs Reported Stolen
McFarlin for Judge Signs Reported Stolen

Judge Ben Hall McFarlin says as many as 20 of his campaign signs along East Main Street have been stolen. 

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Aggravated Robbery on South Church Street
Aggravated Robbery on South Church Street

An arrest in an aggravated robbery, assault and robbery is made by Murfreesboro Police. Thirty-six year old Brian Patterson, who is homeless, has been arrested after the alleged incident Saturday just after 5pm. 

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Journey Drive Man Accidentially Shot Himself

A Journey Drive man accidentally shot himself just before 10 o'clock Sunday night. Murfreesboro Police responded to St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital, where the victim was being treated for a gunshot wound to the leg.

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Homeless Man Assaulted

A homeless man was reportedly assaulted early Sunday morning on Medical Center Parkway at I-24. The victim told Murfreesboro Police while holding a sign for money, a white male in his mid-20's, pulled up in his pickup truck. 

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Recent quarter theft from Mapco Gas Station on S. Church may be SOLVED
Recent quarter theft from Mapco Gas Station on S. Church may be SOLVED

A patio table that belonged to Kroger on Northfield Boulevard, a roll of quarters from a theft at Mapco on South Church Street, someone else’s wallet, two tool sets from O’Reilly’s were all tell-tell signs...

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Man armed with revolver robs female at Raiders Ridge Apartments
Man armed with revolver robs female at Raiders Ridge Apartments

On Wednesday night, a woman was robbed at gunpoint on Wenlon Drive. Police were working an unrelated call when the victim pulled up in her car.

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Woman accused of not properly feeding child to appear in court
Woman accused of not properly feeding child to appear in court

The local mother who was arrested after DCS notified Murfreesboro Police that she had not been properly feeding her young child will soon appear in court.

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Family of Deceased Woman say Former Caregiver is Stealing Money

The family of a deceased Murfreesboro woman is upset that a former caregiver has rung up over $6,000 in forged checks and credit card bills.

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Suspect plays the old switcharoo when selling GOLD to Murfreesboro store
Suspect plays the old switcharoo when selling GOLD to Murfreesboro store

Here is an odd, but tricky theft. A man entered the Platinum and Gold Store on North Thompson Lane to sell some jewelry.

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Murfreesboro couple paid close to $18,000 to scam artist who claimed they owed money for back taxes
Murfreesboro couple paid close to $18,000 to scam artist who claimed they owed money for back taxes

While police were at the home on Titans Circle, the phone rang. The voice on the other end of the line was a man who claimed to be Deputy Robertson with the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office.

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Man who allegedly held baby by the neck in Murfreesboro files appeal in attempted voluntary manslaughter case
Man who allegedly held baby by the neck in Murfreesboro files appeal in attempted voluntary manslaughter case

The man who allegedly twisted his child's neck in the parking lot of St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital several years ago, has filed an appeal.

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In Tennessee, Police will no longer be able to utilize cell phone tracking electronics to track YOU without a court order
In Tennessee, Police will no longer be able to utilize cell phone tracking electronics to track YOU without a court order

Law enforcement made 1.1 million requests to wireless carriers for cellphone data information in 2012 according to a report delivered to Congress in December.  

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Federal warrant leads to a hot pursuit on foot for Murfreesboro Police at Rutherford County Deputies
Federal warrant leads to a hot pursuit on foot for Murfreesboro Police at Rutherford County Deputies

29-Year old Anthony Henry Jackson was not exactly willing to surrender.

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Murfreesboro suspect accused of “Sexual Battery by an Authority Figure”

A 73-year old Halls Hill Pike resident has been accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year old girl.

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Murfreesboro Officer accused of stealing and selling police issued bullet proof vest files plea
Murfreesboro Officer accused of stealing and selling police issued bullet proof vest files plea

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has obtained a plea in the case of a police officer accused of stealing and selling equipment from his department. 

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Miami Woman Charged with Shoplifting $12K in Merchandise
Miami Woman Charged with Shoplifting $12K in Merchandise

One Florida woman was charged with felony theft after being accused of stealing about $12,000 worth of merchandise from Dillard’s in Murfreesboro and Franklin and Macy’s in Franklin, a sheriff’s deputy reported.

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Attempted Aggravated Robbery at S.E. Broad Dollar General

A quick thinking cashier at the Dollar General Store on Southeast Broad may have prevented an armed robbery. Murfreesboro Police were called to the store just before 10:40 Sunday night after the cashier reported two black males.

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Not Again: Theft at Victoria's Secret

It's happened again. Another theft at Victoria's Secret in the Stones River Mall. Just after 4 o'clock Saturday afternoon, the store manager reported to Murfreesboro Police prior to opening the store, numerous bras were missing.

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Sexual Offender arrested at a motel in Murfreesboro in the Old Fort Parkway area
Sexual Offender arrested at a motel in Murfreesboro in the Old Fort Parkway area

In 2010, he was charged with solicitation of a minor and exploitation of a minor with an electronic device.

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Remember: Don't Leave Children/Pets in Hot Cars
Remember: Don't Leave Children/Pets in Hot Cars

It may sound like common sense to you. Don't leave your children or pets in a hot vehicle, especially this summer. But Murfreesboro Police Officer Amy Norville says just last week, a parent was criminally charged.

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Thieves Strike Armour for Sheriff Signs
Thieves Strike Armour for Sheriff Signs

The Dale Armour for Sheriff campaign has contacted Murfreesboro Police regarding the theft of large and small campaign signs throughout Murfreesboro and Rutherford County. 

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Battleground Drive Woman Charged with Promoting Prostitution
Battleground Drive Woman Charged with Promoting Prostitution

A 35-year old Battleground Drive woman has been charged by Murfreesboro Police for promoting prostitution. Misty Hale was charged after giving Officer Carroll permission to search her Vista Inn Hotel room on Westgate Boulevard. 

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Beware of Deceptive, Door to Door Security Contractors
Beware of Deceptive, Door to Door Security Contractors

When a home security company goes door to door soliciting customers, your alarm should go off. There has been an uptick in the number of complaints to the Better Business Bureau about security contractors going door to door.

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Willowbrook Drive Deaths Murder-Suicide

The bodies of John and Sharon Vogt were found inside the Northfield Commons Apartments on Willowbrook Drive and Rutherford Boulevard May 6th.

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Routine Stops Lead to Two Fugitives Captured
Routine Stops Lead to Two Fugitives Captured

Two separate stops by Murfreesboro Police leads to the capture of fugitives from Cannon and Montgomery Counties. 

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Motorist Needing Battery Jump is Arrested
Motorist Needing Battery Jump is Arrested

While on patrol, Officer Prince with the Murfreesboro Police Department ran across a motorist stranded on North Academy Street. 

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Theft at Overall Creek Elementary Construction Site
Theft at Overall Creek Elementary Construction Site

Murfreesboro Police report construction materials, estimated at around three-thousand-dollars, have been stolen from the construction site of Overall Creek Elementary.

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Marijuana Cookie and Marijuana Recovered by Murfreesboro Police
Marijuana Cookie and Marijuana Recovered by Murfreesboro Police

Ever had a marijuana cookie? Murfreesboro Police now have one that was placed into evidence on Saturday.

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Manager accused of stealing up to $8,000 in cash from his employer
Manager accused of stealing up to $8,000 in cash from his employer

A 29-year old man who worked as a manager at a local fabric store has been accused of stealing up to $8,000 from his employer. 

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Murfreesboro Police Cracking Down on those who fail to BUCKLE UP
Murfreesboro Police Cracking Down on those who fail to BUCKLE UP

MURFREESBORO - The Murfreesboro Police Department is joining over 150 Tennessee police departments and the Governor’s Highway Safety Office in an effort to make Murfreesboro roads safer through a campaign designed to increase seat belt usage. 

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Murfreesboro Police Seek Identity of Theft Suspects
Murfreesboro Police Seek Identity of Theft Suspects

MURFREESBORO - Murfreesboro Police are looking for a team of suspects, who are suspected of theft at the J.C. Penny on Old Fort Parkway

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Suspects Sought in Alleged K-Mart Kidnapping
Suspects Sought in Alleged K-Mart Kidnapping

MURFREESBORO - Murfreesboro Police are on the lookout suspects who allegedly kidnapped an Antioch woman at gunpoint in the K-Mart parking lot. 

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Attempted Robbery on Wenlon Drive

MURFREESBORO - A Wenlon Drive man had a gun pulled on him in an attempted robbery. The incident happened just before 1am Friday morning. 

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Jetton Drive Man Faces Burglary & Domestic Charges
Jetton Drive Man Faces Burglary & Domestic Charges

MURFREESBORO - A Jetton Drive man faces aggravated burglary, domestic assault and public intoxication charges after an early morning incident. Murfreesboro Police were called to a Manson Pike apartment Wednesday morning around 5:30 by Taylor Brinton.

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Belk Shoplifter Gets Away with over $500 in Merchandise

MURFREESBORO - Murfreesboro Police are looking for a black female who made away over $500 in merchandise from Belk's in the Avenue. 

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Rockvale Teen Allegedly Hid Marijuana at RCSO Booking
Rockvale Teen Allegedly Hid Marijuana at RCSO Booking

(MURFREESBORO) - An 18-year old Rockvale man is in jail on various drug related charges, but it's what he allegedly did while being booked into the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office that makes this an interesting story. 

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MPD Motorcycle Officer Slams Into Rear of Car

MURFREESBORO - Around 10:30 Wednesday (5/28/2014) morning, a Murfreesboro Police officer was attempting to pull-over a woman who allegedly ran a red light, but his motorcycle slammed into the rear of her car when she quickly stopped.

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South Maney Avenue Home Robbed

(MURFREESBORO) - A South Maney Avenue man reported to Murfreesboro Police his home had been broken into by three black males and a black female. 

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Police Stop Yields Alabama Fugitive
Police Stop Yields Alabama Fugitive

(MURFREESBORO) - A routine police stop for possible illegal tint on car windows leads to the arrest of a fugitive wanted in Elmore County, Alabama. 

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Shelbyville Man Arrested in 'Boro for Indecent Exposure
Shelbyville Man Arrested in 'Boro for Indecent Exposure

(MURFREESBORO) - A Shelbyville man has been arrested on two charges of indecent exposure. Jonathon Wade, age 46, was arrested after officers from Murfreesboro Police made contact with the suspect at the Taco Bell on Northwest Broad last Thursday afternoon around 4:15.

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Guns Drawn at South Rutherford Blvd. Party
Guns Drawn at South Rutherford Blvd. Party

(MURFREESBORO) - A party in the 2700 block of South Rutherford Boulevard around 2am Tuesday turned into guns being drawn.

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Rutherford County Sheriff says one local inmate has been booked up to 400 times!
Rutherford County Sheriff says one local inmate has been booked up to 400 times!

UPDATE: Most booked inmate in the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center booked in again Thursday morning...

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UPDATE on Future Transformation of the old Murfreesboro Medical Clinic into a Police Headquarters
UPDATE on Future Transformation of the old Murfreesboro Medical Clinic into a Police Headquarters

We are getting closer and closer to seeing renovations to the old Murfreesboro Medical Clinic which will soon be home to a new Murfreesboro Police Headquarters. 

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UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police Car Strikes Female Crossing Old Fort Parkway - Names Released
UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police Car Strikes Female Crossing Old Fort Parkway - Names Released

We have more news on the pedestrian who was struck by a Murfreesboro Police car on Wednesday night. The accident occurred on Old Fort Parkway in front of the Target store around 10 PM.

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Local bartender charged with 4th DUI in Murfreesboro, according to MPD
Local bartender charged with 4th DUI in Murfreesboro, according to MPD

A 26-year old Murfreesboro woman was charged for the 4th time with DUI on Thursday morning.

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UPDATE: Man allegedly claims to be a police officer, fires shotgun into apartment door
UPDATE: Man allegedly claims to be a police officer, fires shotgun into apartment door

We have more news on a man who allegedly fired a gun into the door of a Murfreesboro apartment while telling the resident he was a police officer.

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Pedestrian Vs. Murfreesboro Police Department Vehicle - accident being investigated by Highway Patrol

The Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating an accident involving a pedestrian in Murfreesboro at this time.

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Meth lab ingredients found near West Main Street Greenway Trail in Murfreesboro

On Monday morning around 10, several items were found that are commonly used to manufacture methamphetamine. The materials were located near the West Main Street Greenway trail in Murfreesboro.

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UPDATE: Road in Murfreesboro Has Been Re-Named after local NFL Hero
UPDATE: Road in Murfreesboro Has Been Re-Named after local NFL Hero

The City of Murfreesboro has changed the name of a local road. Community Circle in the Kimbro Woods subdivision near St. Andrews Drive is now named after a former NFL football player.

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Peace Officers Memorial Day in Murfreesboro - Chief Chrisman remembers officers who died and how
Peace Officers Memorial Day in Murfreesboro - Chief Chrisman remembers officers who died and how

Chief of Police Glenn Chrisman and the law enforcement agencies of Rutherford County cordially extend an invitation to the general public to attend a memorial service in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day.

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UPDATE: Fatal Saturday night Accident on Medical Center Parkway in Murfreesboro
UPDATE: Fatal Saturday night Accident on Medical Center Parkway in Murfreesboro

A fatal accident occurred on Medical Center Parkway Saturday night in Murfreesboro. Sgt. Kyle Evans with the Murfreesboro Police Department, told WGNS...

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DNA Testing links Smyrna man to 2011 rape
DNA Testing links Smyrna man to 2011 rape

Victim: “The white male grabbed her arm and she stated that it felt like a needle. She went on to say that she became incoherent. When she ‘came to’ she had no memory of anything but ‘feels’ something may have happened.”

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Clydeway Drive Man Robbed of $2,200 in Cash

A Clydeway Drive man reported to Murfreesboro Police someone robbed him of over 22-hundred dollars in cash and other items just after 2pm Sunday afternoon.

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Dead body found in Lytle Creek in Murfreesboro on Monday near West Main St.
Dead body found in Lytle Creek in Murfreesboro on Monday near West Main St.

A dead body was found around noon on Monday in Murfreesboro on West Main Street near the CSX railroad tracks. Sgt. Kyle Evans with the Murfreesboro Police Department stated…

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Marijuana in a trash bag and $1,000 in cash recovered in Murfreesboro traffic stop
Marijuana in a trash bag and $1,000 in cash recovered in Murfreesboro traffic stop

A quarter of a pound of marijuana, 38 Xanax pills and $1,000 in cash were seized during a traffic stop.

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Man claims to have been bit by a Murfreesboro Police K9 while walking home
Man claims to have been bit by a Murfreesboro Police K9 while walking home

A 19-year old Murfreesboro man claims he was bit by a Murfreesboro Police K-9. The incident, which occurred several days ago, is being investigated.

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Boston man allegedly threatened to blow up home belonging to Murfreesboro Police Officer
Boston man allegedly threatened to blow up home belonging to Murfreesboro Police Officer

A man visiting Murfreesboro from Boston allegedly threatened to blow up the home belonging to the police officer who arrested him, that according to a recent police report.

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UPDATE: 2012 Homicide headed to court - Body found in vacant home
UPDATE: 2012 Homicide headed to court - Body found in vacant home

You may recall the news story from 2012 about a body found in a vacant home at 907 Southeast Broad Street. We now have an update on that story.

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How did the "Gun Buy Back" / "Drug Take Back" go in Murfreesboro?

On Saturday, April 26, 2014 the Murfreesboro Police Department had what they called a very successful combined “Drug Take Back” and “Gun Buy Back” special event. 

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Murfreesboro Police charge man with Driving on a Revoked License for a 5th time

It didn't take long for police to confirm the pickle that Mr. Pickel was in.

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UPDATE: High speed chase in Murfreesboro ends on NW Broad Street
UPDATE: High speed chase in Murfreesboro ends on NW Broad Street

Violent actions allegedly committed by a suspect prompted six Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office deputies to join Murfreesboro Police in apprehending the suspect early Monday, Sheriff Robert Arnold said.

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Prayers answered for a Rutherford County family this Easter
Prayers answered for a Rutherford County family this Easter

Good news for the family of a Rutherford County Sheriff Deputy who thought their daughter had a brain tumor…

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Police reportedly find marijuana under baby seat in Murfreesboro
Police reportedly find marijuana under baby seat in Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro Police say they found a bag of marijuana under a baby seat inside an East Sevier Street apartment. 

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Local Murfreesboro Police Dispatcher honored by Mayor and the Police Department
Local Murfreesboro Police Dispatcher honored by Mayor and the Police Department

The Murfreesboro Police Department’s Communication Center honored local public safety Telecommunicators, the “first” first responders, this week in honor of National Telecommunicators Week.

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Armed robber got away with no cash, only a check card in Murfreesboro
Armed robber got away with no cash, only a check card in Murfreesboro

As one might imagine, most college students don't have any money. At least that was the case in this situation.

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MPD Officer Arrested by TBI has a changed status with the police department as of Friday
MPD Officer Arrested by TBI has a changed status with the police department as of Friday

The Murfreesboro Police Officer arrested by the TBI for allegedly telling a local resident with a prior criminal history the name of a confidential informant, has a changed status with the Police Department as of Friday.

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Murfreesboro Police recently hosted International Police Mountain Bike Association Police Cyclist Course
Murfreesboro Police recently hosted International Police Mountain Bike Association Police Cyclist Course

Last year, the MPD Training Section conducted over 29,834 hours of on-site training and each police officer averaged 112 hours of career training and professional development.

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Armed Robbery Call Leads to Drug Arrest
Armed Robbery Call Leads to Drug Arrest

A call to a Medical Center Parkway residence leads to a drug arrest by Murfreesboro Police. Twenty-year old Charles Wayne Harvard was arrested for possession of several drugs, including marijuana and cocaine along with drug paraphanelia.

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Madison Ave. Man Charged with 4th DUI
Madison Ave. Man Charged with 4th DUI

A Madison Avenue man has been arrested and charged with his fourth DUI, among other charges. A traffic stop of 24-year old Evan Thompson at West Northfield Boulevard and MTCS for a light law violation led to the arrest.

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La Vergne Man Charged with Indecent Exposure & Public Intoxication
La Vergne Man Charged with Indecent Exposure & Public Intoxication

A 55-year old La Vergne man has been charged with indecent exposure and public intoxication after an incident in Murfreesboro at the Kangaroo Market on Memorial and Thompson Lane. 

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UPDATE on Rutherford County Schools Bus Driver being charged with DUI and Leaving the Scene of an Accident
UPDATE on Rutherford County Schools Bus Driver being charged with DUI and Leaving the Scene of an Accident

After the accident, the woman told police that Layne continually asked to give her cash and advised her that he was a bus driver. 

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Man Allegedly Threatens Kroger Employees Over Money Order

The report states that the unknown man said, “I’m going to get my money back, If I have to I will tie all you up and put you in the back till’ I get my money.” 

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