TBI Investigating Officer Involved Shooting

Jul 04, 2011 at 06:08 am by bryan


The TBI is now investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred in Murfreesboro. The incident occurred on Friday when Rutherford County Sheriff Deputies started to pursue burglary suspects on the Old Nashville Highway. The suspects even opened fire on the deputies. From the Old Nashville Highway, the chase took a turn onto Thompson Lane. The burglary suspects then rammed an unmarked Sheriff’s deputy SUV. We are told that a woman was driving the car. The chase eventually stopped in front of a bank when officers blocked in the female. One culprit was shot in the leg during the pursuit. The TBI and the Sheriff’s Office is investigating the case.