Evidently, a neighbor heard several gunshots and later saw the victim on the ground not moving and called police.
The shooter who was involved in a Wednesday night incident in front of Roma's Pizza located at 5150 Murfreesboro Road in LaVergne has been identified and arrested.
Murfreesboro police officers responded to a shots fired call in the 1100 block of Sawyer Drive around 8:20 Tuesday morning. Jose Francisco Giron Amaya charged with attempted homicide.
At 12:43AM early Monday, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a shooting call outside Sam's Sports Grill, where they found 34-year old Daniel Lee McCracken of Battle Creek, Michigan. He had been shot inside his vehicle.
Darnell Lamar Mayer is in critical condition after being shot at the corner of Hancock and Minor Street around 1:08AM Monday morning. This was Murfreesboro's second shooting of the morning.
A shooting on Mona Road this past Saturday morning, ended with the arrest of a father and son.
A 40 Caliber round was lodged into the flooring. The bullet evidently came from the apartment below.
Around 11:30 Thursday night, Murfreesboro police responded to a report of a domestic shooting and stabbing on Crystal Bear Trail.
Here is an update with Thursday night's domestic related shooting-stabbing incident on Crystal Bear Trail. Shooting victim Cory Thompson remains in critical condition at Vanderbilt. The female who was stabbed, Chelley Olson, was treated and released a few hours after the incident.
The victim of the fatal shooting at Summerlake Apartments Friday night has been identified as a 16-year old...
Murfreesboro Police are investigating a deadly shooting. It happened just before 7pm Friday (February 15) at Summerlake Apartments on National Drive.
A 43-year-old man died after brandishing a firearm and threatening Rutherford County Sheriff's Office deputies outside his home late Wednesday night,said Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh.
A shooting in Murfreesboro is being investigated by detectives. Reports indicate the incident unfolded in the area of Greystone Apartments on West Lokey Avenue Saturday night.
Friday night at approximately 11pm an officer-involved shooting occurred inside the Walmart store on North Jackson Street in Tullahoma.
Murfreesboro Police have a second shooting to investigate - that's not related to the barber shop incident that also occurred on Friday.
Smyrna Police need your help in locating 18-year old James Gaines. An aggravated assault warrant has been issued in connection with a Friday shooting on Suzanne Way.
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.
A terrible tragedy struck Coffee County on Friday afternoon as a Coffee County High School Senior died from a gunshot wound.
A Murfreesboro Police Detective was shot in the leg while working with other officers in execution of a search warrant.
Some shoppers of Walmart on Old Fort Parkway are still shaken after shots rang out around 9:45 this past Sunday night (7/22/18).
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is the lead agency in a death that occurred outside the O. K. Shooting Range in Cannon County.
UPDATE: Arrest Made - Murfreesboro Police are holding three persons without bond in connection with last Wednesday's murder and shooting on the Old Lascassas Pike. Lesean Janell Savage, Chasitie Smith and Kyle Fugett are charged with 1st degree murder.
The search for a suspect in the early morning shooting of a man on South University Street at Reid Alley continues.
A shooting suspect has been apprehended in LaVergne. The arrest stems from an incident that took place on January 24, 2018.
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.
On Wednesday night (1/24/18) shortly after 7:00pm, LaVergne Police responded to a shooting call at the Kings Ridge Apartment complex located on Waldron Road.
UPDATE: The victim is a 22 year old young adult male. He is currently undergoing treatment at Vanderbilt.
According to a Murfreesboro Police Incident report, officers arrived and found the victim with a gunshot wound to his chest sitting in his car.
A bullet was picked out of an interior wall next to a bedroom door by Murfreesboro Police in the Cason Lane area...
Las Vegas Police have closed a section of the strip as an early morning shooter takes shots from a "high point". CBS reports 50 killed and over 400 wounded / injured as shooter unloads on a music festival.
Several cars were shot in Murfreesboro this past Sunday morning at 3AM. The incident unfolded in the area of South University Street and Reid Avenue.
An 18-year old man was shot in the leg during an incident near the intersection of Sun Circle and South University Street.
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.
Authorities responded to a call at Campus Villa Apartments on Greenland Drive early Thursday (7/27/17) morning in regards to a shots fired situation.
Murfreesboro Police are investigating the shooting and robbery of a Hispanic male in the 800 block of Hastings Street.
An 18 year old in Murfreesboro got quite the surprise after accidentally firing a .380 pistol... into his foot.
The name of U.S. Congressman Scott DesJarlais was on a note found with the gunman who opened fire at the practice for the Congressional Baseball game.
Our news partner in neighboring Manchester (WMSR) reports there was a Monday afternoon shooting at the courthouse. Two deputies were shot, and an inmate ran, later shooting and killing himself.
A May 25th shots fired call on February Street in Murfreesboro has yet to lead to an arrest.
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.
A veteran detective is back on duty after a TBI investigation and review of their findings by 16th Judicial District Attorney General Jennings Jones.
Murfreesboro Police are investigating another shooting at an apartment. This time, it was Student Quarters Apartments (920 Greenland Drive) and it's now a murder investigation.
What has been labeled an attempted murder case is being investigated by Murfreesboro Police. The shooting was reported on Elrod Street this past Saturday night at 9:00 (4/29/17).
At 9:56 Wednesday night, Murfreesboro officers heard numerous shots fired in quick succession around Greenland Dr. and Harrison Ave.
Murfreesboro Police are looking for two suspects wanted in an afternoon shooting at the Student Quarters Apartments.
The front glass window was shot out of a home on Toddington Drive in Murfreesboro. The shooting happened on Monday morning around one.
At 2:50 Saturday (3/25/2017) afternoon, Murfreesboro police responded to a shooting call at 1540 New Lascassas Highway.
The man told police that the gun he "always" sleeps with accidentally fired, according to a Monday (3/13/17) Murfreesboro Police Report.
Murfreesboro Police are investigating two Monday morning shootings.
Nashville authorities continue to investigate a shooting on I-24 at Hickory Hollow Parkway involving a family that had just left the Wal-Mart in Smyrna.
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.
Two victims in a weekend shooting incident at King's Hookah Lounge on Middle Tennessee Boulevard have been identified.
A Warren County teenager was shot and killed early Tuesday during an apparent altercation with a person in Cannon County.
UPDATE: A wanted convicted felon faces attempted murder charges of two Rutherford County Sheriff's deputies after he allegedly fired several rounds at them before they arrested him this past October.
We have an update on the deadly weekend shooting incident in Woodbury. Two are now dead after the incident, which happened Saturday on Choctaw Drive.
Two men who had just left the Kroger Store on Middle Tennessee Boulevard on Tuesday (1/10/17) night just before 11, reported hearing gunshots.
A grey Jeep Cherokee allegedly drove past a house on Sycamore Circle and opened fire. Several shots hit the front door of the home, while several more hit a parked car.
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.
A 40 year old Murfreesboro woman was busy putting up her Christmas Tree up when bullets pierced the evening air and shattered her windows.
Evidently, a teen is believed to have been shot in the abdomen. The teen was then taken to St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital...
Middle Tennessee State University announced Thursday (Dec. 1) the creation and distribution of an active shooter guide as well as increased video surveillance and plans to reintroduce emergency call stations to the campus.
The shooting was at Nir Shreibman Blvd and Murfreesboro Rd in La Vergne.
A 22 year old Murfreesboro woman was transported to St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital around one in the morning on Sunday after being struck by a car while on her bike.
Murfreesboro Police responded to 319 Eventide Drive on Thursday in reference to the sound of gunshots being heard.
Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations joined investigators with several other agencies in investigating a workplace shooting at a manufacturing plant in Athens that left two victims and the shooter dead.
Murfreesboro Police responded to Murfreesboro Medical Clinic on Tuesday morning around 9:45 in response to a patient making a threat.
As for where the shooting took place, the only information the victim would give to police is that the shooting happened "Somewhere in Murfreesboro."
UPDATE: The juvenile who was arrested after a shooting took place in LaVergne on Monday night was in court on Wednesday (9/14/16).
A search warrant was obtained for the apartment and police found a box of shotgun shells that matched the spent 12 gauge shell casing found outside the apartment.
Reports confirmed by LaVergne Spokesperson Rachel Heggen indicate that one person was shot in the stomach at around 5:00 in the morning.
Gunshots rang into the morning air on Wednesday around 1:15 AM. The shots were heard in the area of Passage Drive near Rutherford Boulevard in Murfreesboro.
Kyle Freeman of Smyrna was walking west on Broadway at 10 p.m. when he felt pain in his left upper back.
Gunshots were said to have rang out on a quiet Tuesday afternoon in Murfreesboro. The shots were reported by a resident at the North Campus Apartments on Rocky Lane around 2:00 in the afternoon (8/9/16).
The reported gunshot victim told police he was sitting outside his home wearing a pair of headphones while smoking a cigarette when shot.
Reports indicate a person with multiple gunshot wounds drove a teal colored Ford Expedition to La Vergne Fire station number 2 on Waldron Road seeking help.
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.
WGNS has learned that one of the victims in the mass shooting inside an Orlando nightclub was a graduate of La Vergne High School.
A father suffered injuries when a rifle his son was working on discharged, striking him in the lower leg Thursday on Lowe Road, a Rutherford County Sheriff's supervisor said.
A case from last year involving a man who said he was shot by a neighbor will be in a Rutherford County Circuit Courtroom in the near future.
A two-year old Smyrna girl was injured in an accidental shooting. The Smyrna Police Department reports they responded to the call just before 11 Saturday morning at a home on Snowbird Drive.
WGNS has more news on an early Sunday (5/1/2016) morning shooting at Aspen Heights Apartments on Old Castle Road.
A man accidentally shot himself in the foot on Sunday afternoon in Murfreesboro.
The police report shows that the man is accused of stating, "I'm just gonna' come shoot up the office then."
Smyrna Police have released a photo of the suspect accused of shooting another man in the face. Authorities say at approximately 12:40 Thursday morning, they responded to a shooting at the Singh Bar and Restaurant at the corner of Sam Ridley Parkway and Weakley Lane.
The shooting occurred on January Street in Murfreesboro.
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.
A Meadowhill Drive resident was at home when someone drove by and shot his house. The shots rang out around 10:00 Saturday night.
Two men are reported to have shot a gun towards a home on Douglas Avenue in Murfreesboro and then take off running, according to one witness.
An argument during a pick-up football game led to gunshots being fired in a quiet Murfreesboro neighborhood.
When officers arrived to 1306 Eagle Street, they found victim Tijuandres Garrett laying in the grass near Rolling Acres apartment A-7.
Murfreesboro Police officers and detectives are investigating a shooting. It happened Saturday just before noon at 615 Courtland Avenue.
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.
A fisherman apparently interrupted a crime in progress died after being shot around 11:00 o'clock Friday morning at Mona Boat Ramp. He was 53-year old William Gregory Hawkins of Murfreesboro.
One woman was injured when she says that three people pulled up next to her car and started firing.
An anonymous tip led to Monday's arrest of a suspect accused of firing a weapon toward children and adults.
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.
A 12-year-old boy was injured after what appears to be an accidental shooting.
Around 2:00 on Wednesday afternoon, someone shot a window at the Co-Op on Middle Tennessee Boulevard in Murfreesboro.
A suspect accused of shooting his neighbor was charged with attempted murder Tuesday afternoon by a Rutherford County Sheriff's detective, a supervisor said.
The victims in the double shooting at University Gables Apartments have been identified.
Authorities are investigating a shooting that occurred at the Rutherford County Juvenile Services Center in Murfreesboro.
It was labeled as an aggravated assault. Apparently, one person was shot in the abdomen and a second was shot in the leg. The incident took place in the parking lot of Altitude Apartments on Bradyville Pike.
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.
According to a police incident report, officers went to the neighborhood off of DeJarnette Lane at about 3:45, Monday morning to investigate a resident reporting five gunshots breaking the early morning silence.
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.
A shooting occurred on Thursday afternoon in nearby Coffee County at Henley and Son TV, 2202 Woodbury Hwy.
UPDATE: A man was shot in Murfreesboro this past Wednesday (2/11/15) afternoon and transported to the hospital. The victim told police he was standing outside of a condo on General Westmoreland Court near the Siegel Soccer Park.
The shooting happened in the parking lot of the Dodge's Store on Broad Street near West Main at about 1 in the morning.
A Murfreesboro woman who claims she was attempting to shoot a dog accidentally shot herself.
The shooting was reported by the Oaklands Mansion Courtesy Officer who heard the shot being fired.
A man has been airlifted to Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville after being shot in the face on East Lokey Avenue and Christy Court.
Smyrna Police arrest a man after a brief standoff and reports of a shooting. Sergeant Bobby Gibson tells NewsRadio WGNS they received a call around 3:20 Saturday afternoon in reference to a possible shooting at 115 Berry Wood Drive.
A random shot was fired in Murfreesboro on Old Castle Drive. A resident in the area thought the pop sound was from a firework.
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
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.
One is dead following a shooting that took place at a home on Amerson Court between the John Bragg Highway and Woodbury Pike in the Murfreesboro area. UPDATE
Murder and attempted murder charges were lodged Tuesday against a suspect accused of killing one man and shooting a woman Monday night at a home off Old Woodbury Highway near Murfreesboro.
A shooting in Murfreesboro that was reported on Tuesday morning around 1 is still being investigated by Police.
No injuries occurred when a man fired a shotgun into a beer truck early Friday morning at an Old Nashville Highway store, Rutherford County Sheriff’s deputies said.
UPDATE: Rutherford County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a Wednesday night shooting on Rocky Hill Road that reportedly began as a physical assault, Sheriff Robert F. Arnold says.
The TBI has only released the name of the deputy involved in the Rutherford County shooting case involving a Deputy who had to use deadly force in a domestic violence call on Tuesday night.
There was a murder in Murfreesboro at about 5:00 in the morning on Tuesday. Murfreesboro Police Sgt. Kyle Evans told WGNS...
A man was shot in the back on Leaf Avenue in Murfreesboro Sunday morning. Police responded to the home where they found victim Tresdon...
We have an update for you in regards to the shooting that took place on the Coffee County Square during the first week of December involving a woman and her husband.
The man convicted of second degree murder after gunning down a 14-year old boy standing outside of a home in Smyrna in 2010, has asked for an appeal from the Supreme Court of Tennessee after being denied a previous appeal in 2013 by the Court of Criminal Appeals.
As soon as the door slammed shut, the subject opened fire. Two of the persons inside the unit were hit by flying bullets. Both were transported to Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville.
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