Murfreesboro Police Search for and Nab Suspect in Northfield Car Theft on Friday

Jan 15, 2022 at 03:15 pm by WGNS

  UPDATED with MUGSHOT (MURFREESBORO, Tenn.) - Residents in the area of North Highland Avenue between East Clark Blvd. and East Northfield Blvd. saw increased police act.... Read More

Local homeless man found deceased in Murfreesboro

Jan 13, 2022 at 04:14 pm by WGNS

A homeless man was found deceased in Murfreesboro on Wednesday, January 12, 2022.The Murfreesboro Police Department confirmed that officers responded to the area of 173 Brid.... Read More

Wanted by Murfreesboro Police - Shoplifting Alligations

Jan 03, 2022 at 11:32 am by WGNS

The Murfreesboro Police Criminal Investigations Division / Property Crime detectives have been investigating a theft of property case that unfolded at Walmart. The theft occur.... Read More

Tis the Season for Shoplifting in Murfreesboro

Dec 20, 2021 at 10:57 am by WGNS

Shoplifting continues to be an issue for local stores as we get closer and closer to Christmas. In one case, two women entered the TJ Maxx store on Old Fort Parkway, grabbed a.... Read More

Former Murfreesboro Police Officer Hired as New Sheriff's Office Attorney

Dec 15, 2021 at 01:37 pm by WGNS

Attorney Kyle Evans was appointed to serve as the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office’s staff attorney by Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh.Capt. Evans’ primary duties wi.... Read More

UPDATE: Cason Lane Bank Robbery 1:30PM Monday, Did You See Anything?

Dec 14, 2021 at 07:04 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Update on robbery:  Murfreesboro Police detectives are investigating a strong-armed robbery that occured at 1:27PM Monday afternoon (12/13/2021) at Fi.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Investigating Credit Card Fraud

Dec 07, 2021 at 07:15 am by WGNS

UPDATE: The Murfreesboro Police Department now knows the names of those involved in the fraud case that unfolded on November 27th (below). According to Public Information Offi.... Read More

Four residents escape injury after home riddled with bullets, police searching for shooter(s)

Dec 06, 2021 at 07:46 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Detectives with the Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) are searching for the person or persons who riddled a house with bullets early Mond.... Read More

MPD officer retiring after more than two decades

Dec 04, 2021 at 10:00 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – (December 3, 2021) Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Officer Allen Cox is retiring after more than 27 years of dedicated service.Cox began his.... Read More

Over $2,000 in Cash Stolen as Woman Tried on Shoes at Local Shoe Store

Dec 01, 2021 at 06:08 pm by WGNS

Detectives with the Murfreesboro Police Department need assistance from the public in identifying three persons of interest, all wanted for questioning in a theft case. On t.... Read More

Man arrested after admitting to drinking and firing shots at dumpster, sending people scattering for safety

Nov 30, 2021 at 11:42 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The manager of a local tire store is arrested for reportedly firing his handgun at a dumpster behind the business, sending several people running an.... Read More

Wednesday Night: Motorcycle vs SUV

Nov 26, 2021 at 09:41 am by WGNS

Photos: Murfreesboro Police(MURFREESBORO) There was a serious vehicle vs motorcycle crash at the intersection of Northfield and Sulphur Springs around 6:00 o'clock Wednesday n.... Read More

Do You Recognize This Alleged Porch Pirate?

Nov 24, 2021 at 04:22 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) As Christmas nears, the number of what Murfreesboro Police call “Porch pirate” incidents seem to increase. These are cases involving subjects who.... Read More

Drop in statewide Tennessee Business Barometer fueled by inflation, supply chain worries, worker shortages

Oct 25, 2021 at 05:20 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Outlook among Tennessee business leaders “retreated significantly” in the last three months, driven by inflation fears, a sof.... Read More

One Arrested in Alleged Garden Tiller Theft

Oct 25, 2021 at 05:10 pm by WGNS

WGNS NEWS has an update to a story we told you about earlier this month involving a stolen garden tiller... Now, an arrest has been made. MPD Public Information Officer Larr.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Seeking Help in Identifying Subjects

Oct 19, 2021 at 04:22 pm by WGNS

Multiple thefts and attempted thefts are under investigation that police say occurred at the Tractor Supply Store on John R. Rice Boulevard in Murfreesboro.Authorities repor.... Read More

THEFT: Police Ask for Help in Identifying the Man Behind the Tiller

Oct 13, 2021 at 12:06 pm by WGNS

  Murfreesboro Police are investigating a case involving a stolen tiller. Property Crimes Detectives report the theft occurred behind a business in the 500 block of West.... Read More

15 Men Charged in Undercover Sex Trafficking Operation

Oct 11, 2021 at 09:39 am by WGNS

Metro Nashville Police report that a two-day undercover operation on Wednesday & Thursday by Human Trafficking detectives, with the assistance of the TBI and Homeland Secu.... Read More

2018 Murfreesboro Murder Suspect to Appear in Court This November

Oct 06, 2021 at 02:29 pm by WGNS

WGNS News has an update on the 2018 murder of Dylan Biddle, Jr., the man who was shot and killed at a residence on Old Lascassas Pike. Shortly after the 27-year-old was shot.... Read More

Long-time Murfreesboro Police Lieutenant retires after more than three decades

Oct 05, 2021 at 03:05 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Police Lieutenant Tom Sissom has retired from the Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) after 34 years of dedicated service.Sissom began his career with M.... Read More