Articles related to shoplifting


Shoplifting in Murfreesboro
Shoplifting in Murfreesboro

From the WGNS Shoplifting Files this week, we head to Walmart on South Rutherford Boulevard.

READ MORE »
Shoplifting while using a bike to getaway
Shoplifting while using a bike to getaway

In one recent shoplifting case at the Walmart on Old Fort Parkway, a subject on a bicycle thought he made the perfect getaway. Evidently, he didn't exactly get away.

READ MORE »
POLICE BEAT: Shoplifting in Murfreesboro
POLICE BEAT: Shoplifting in Murfreesboro

Shoplifting continues to be an issue for retailers. Most recently, Walmart on Joe B. Jackson at South Church Street was targeted.

READ MORE »
Thieves hit Victoria's Secret... Again
Thieves hit Victoria's Secret... Again

Someone maybe receiving a lot of Victoria's Secret clothes this holiday season... another theft has been reported at one of the two Murfreesboro stores.

READ MORE »
Victoria's Secret Store Hit Again by Thieves
Victoria's Secret Store Hit Again by Thieves

Another theft at Victoria's Secret will cost the retailer $2,096.20, according to a recent police report. The theft was reported on Monday afternoon around 3 (10/22/18) at the store located in the Avenue shopping center.

READ MORE »
Numerous Gucci Sunglasses Stolen in Murfreesboro
Numerous Gucci Sunglasses Stolen in Murfreesboro

$3,600 Worth of sunglasses were stolen from the Sunglass Hut on Medical Center Parkway in the Avenue. In case you are curious, the brand of the shades were Gucci, so the theft totaled nine pairs of sunglasses.

READ MORE »
Over $4,400 in clothing STOLEN from Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro
Over $4,400 in clothing STOLEN from Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro

The theft was caught on surveillance camera, but the women still managed to get away with over $4,400 in clothing.

READ MORE »
Shoplifters Strike Again at Local Department Store
Shoplifters Strike Again at Local Department Store

This time around, two females entered the store on September 21,2018 and started taking items... A lost prevention worker spotted the duo and kept a watchful eye on the women.

READ MORE »
Employee of TJ Maxx Accused of Stealing Over $1300 in Merchandise
Employee of TJ Maxx Accused of Stealing Over $1300 in Merchandise

A sizable theft was reported at TJ Maxx on Old Fort Parkway in Murfreesboro. The shoplifting incident was reported on Tuesday (9/18/18) afternoon.

READ MORE »
Woman in motorized wheelchair / shopping cart accused of shoplifting
Woman in motorized wheelchair / shopping cart accused of shoplifting

During a confrontation between the women and a Walmart employee, one of the two females stated, "We weren't even stealing when we came in."

READ MORE »
$4,000 Worth of sunglasses stolen in Murfreesboro
$4,000 Worth of sunglasses stolen in Murfreesboro

A sizable theft occurred at the Sunglass Hut on Medical Center Parkway in Murfreesboro.

READ MORE »
ANOTHER Victoria's Secret Theft in Murfreesboro
ANOTHER Victoria's Secret Theft in Murfreesboro

According to management, five females entered the Medical Center Parkway store and shoplifted over $6,700 in clothing.

READ MORE »
Aproximately $4,000 in clothing stolen from Murfreesboro Victoria's Secret Store Wednesday
Aproximately $4,000 in clothing stolen from Murfreesboro Victoria's Secret Store Wednesday

The Wednesday (1/31/18) theft was valued at more than $4,000. No arrests were made.

READ MORE »
Four arrested and accused of thefts at Victoria's Secret, Osh Kosh, Children's Place and Ross
Four arrested and accused of thefts at Victoria's Secret, Osh Kosh, Children's Place and Ross

Over $1,300 in clothing believed to have been stolen from Victoria's Secret, Osh Kosh and Children's Place was recovered by Murfreesboro Police. The items were found in a car that the suspects entered after leaving the lingerie store in The Avenue.

READ MORE »
Smyrna Police Looking for Shoplifter
Smyrna Police Looking for Shoplifter

Smyrna Police are looking for a white male who left the Wal-Mart on Enon Springs Road with around 250-dollars worth of merchandise.

READ MORE »
Woman Takes Merchandise from Smyrna Ulta
Woman Takes Merchandise from Smyrna Ulta

Smyrna Police are looking for a woman who took over 200-dollars worth of merchandise from Ulta Beauty in Smyrna.

READ MORE »
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.

READ MORE »
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.

READ MORE »
Heroin and Meth located in car outside of Joe B. Jackson Parkway Walmart
Heroin and Meth located in car outside of Joe B. Jackson Parkway Walmart

Heroin, methamphetamine and stolen merchandise was Murfreesboro Police reportedly found on a man accused of stealing items from Walmart.

READ MORE »
Over $1,300 in Cigarette Cartons Stolen in Murfreesboro
Over $1,300 in Cigarette Cartons Stolen in Murfreesboro

Reports show that 27 cartons of assorted smokes were taken.

READ MORE »
Cupcake Bandits Grab Cupcakes and RUN at Murfreesboro Grocery Store
Cupcake Bandits Grab Cupcakes and RUN at Murfreesboro Grocery Store

A cupcake theft occurred in Murfreesboro early Monday (8/28/17) morning around one. The incident was reported at the Kroger store on Lascassas Pike.

READ MORE »
More Victoria's Secret Thefts in Murfreesboro
More Victoria's Secret Thefts in Murfreesboro

The Victoria's Secret employee went to the front of the store and actually laid across the display table to keep the two visitors from stealing the items that were on the table.

READ MORE »
Who is shoplifting fans in Murfreesboro
Who is shoplifting fans in Murfreesboro

It looks as if another fan has been shoplifted in Murfreesboro. While the theft is a bit odd, the Dyson brand fans and Dyson brand vacuums are routinely stolen around the country and later sold on Ebay or Craigslist.

READ MORE »
The two women ALMOST stole $900+ in clothing from Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro
The two women ALMOST stole $900+ in clothing from Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro

This time, they failed to get away with the clothing from the Victoria's Secret Store in Murfreesboro. But, they didn't get arrested...

READ MORE »
Duo accused of shoplifting groceries in Murfreesboro
Duo accused of shoplifting groceries in Murfreesboro

A man and a woman between the ages of 50 and 60 were evidently seen by a Kroger store manager stealing groceries.

READ MORE »
ANOTHER Victoria's Secret Theft in Murfreesboro (X2)
ANOTHER Victoria's Secret Theft in Murfreesboro (X2)

Once again a theft has been reported from the Victoria's Secret Store in the Avenue. The most recent crime took place on Monday (4/17/18) evening around 8:00.

READ MORE »
It happened again... Theft at Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro
It happened again... Theft at Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro

An employee at the store told Murfreesboro Police this past Thursday (3/30/17) that a woman walked in and grabbed a handful of merchandise near the front door and fled the scene.

READ MORE »
Over $1,300 in merchandise stolen from Victoria's Secret Store in Murfreesboro
Over $1,300 in merchandise stolen from Victoria's Secret Store in Murfreesboro

While it maybe hard to believe, another theft has been reported at the Victoria's Secret store located in the Avenue shopping center in Murfreesboro.

READ MORE »
Woman found to have heroin arrested after allegedly breaking into Walmart jewelry case
Woman found to have heroin arrested after allegedly breaking into Walmart jewelry case

The theft was reported at the Walmart on Old Fort Parkway Monday morning around 9:30.

READ MORE »
Three desktop computers shoplifted from local store
Three desktop computers shoplifted from local store

Three full sized desktop computers were stolen from the Walmart on Old Fort Parkway in Murfreesboro.

READ MORE »
LaVergne woman arrested on numerous warrants after recent theft at Walmart
LaVergne woman arrested on numerous warrants after recent theft at Walmart

A LaVergne woman was arrested by police in Murfreesboro on theft charges after being accused of cutting security wrap off of multiple electronic items.

READ MORE »
Hibbett's Sporting Goods in Murfreesboro hit by group of thieves
Hibbett's Sporting Goods in Murfreesboro hit by group of thieves

A store employee of Hibbett's Sporting Goods in Murfreesboro was assaulted during a large shoplifting incident.

READ MORE »
$2,000+ Shoplifting case at a Murfreesboro Walmart
$2,000+ Shoplifting case at a Murfreesboro Walmart

A shoplifting theft at the Walmart on Joe B. Jackson Parkway at South Church Street added up to over $2,000.

READ MORE »
Customer walks out of Murfreesboro store with $599 vacuum
Customer walks out of Murfreesboro store with $599 vacuum

A Lowes customer on Old Fort Parkway was told not to climb the store shelves or use the store ladder to access items on the top shelf.

READ MORE »
Two women steal cookware in Murfreesboro and drive away in a Range Rover
Two women steal cookware in Murfreesboro and drive away in a Range Rover

Two women entered the Bed Bath and Beyond Store on Medical Center Parkway and evidently used the technique of distraction to steal about $500 worth of cookware.

READ MORE »
Shoplifting Groceries in Murfreesboro
Shoplifting Groceries in Murfreesboro

A male and a female believed to be from Alexandria, Tennessee are accused of visiting a Murfreesboro Kroger store to shoplift.

READ MORE »
Two women allegedly steal over $1,000 in athletic pants
Two women allegedly steal over $1,000 in athletic pants

Apparently, two women entered the store empty-handed and when an employee noticed one of the women all of a sudden had a large bag filled with loot, he went to question her.

READ MORE »
Two Murfreesboro Women Accused of Shoplifting Over $1,600 in Merchandise
Two Murfreesboro Women Accused of Shoplifting Over $1,600 in Merchandise

One woman was accused of shoplifting over $700 in merchandise and her reported accomplice allegedly stole over $900 in merchandise from Kohls on Old Fort Parkway.

READ MORE »
Shoplifting to the tune of $1,500 and drugs in Murfreesboro
Shoplifting to the tune of $1,500 and drugs in Murfreesboro

Close to $1,000 in merchandise believed to be stolen from Target and over $600 worth of merchandise from the JC Penny Store was recovered by police and two loss prevention workers on Tuesday.

READ MORE »
Man who claims to work high school security arrested in Murfreesboro
Man who claims to work high school security arrested in Murfreesboro

Allen told authorities that his day job is in security. The Detroit resident told police he works security at a high school.

READ MORE »
Another Panties Theft at Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro
Another Panties Theft at Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro

Since 2013, over $20,000 in merchandise has been stolen from the Victoria's Secret stores in Murfreesboro.

READ MORE »
Two 16 year old girls accused of sizable theft at Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro
Two 16 year old girls accused of sizable theft at Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro

One customer in the store at the time of the theft actually recognized both of the teens who are believed to be 16-years of age.

READ MORE »
Woman accused of shoplifting - Police have the car tag number
Woman accused of shoplifting - Police have the car tag number

Police have a description of the car she got into that was waiting for her in the parking lot...

READ MORE »
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.

READ MORE »
DCS Takes Child after Shoplifting Incident
DCS Takes Child after Shoplifting Incident

DCS took custody of a child inside Walmart on South Rutherford Boulevard after a man and a woman were caught shoplifting.

READ MORE »
Two Women Facing Multiple Criminal Charges Resulting from Shoplifting Case
Two Women Facing Multiple Criminal Charges Resulting from Shoplifting Case

While no arrests have been made in recent shoplifting incidents in Murfreesboro at Victoria's Secret, two arrests have been made in Nashville at a shopping mall.

READ MORE »
Man Claims to be a Big Time Drug Dealer after Murfreesboro Shoplifting Incident
Man Claims to be a Big Time Drug Dealer after Murfreesboro Shoplifting Incident

The Murfreesboro man told police he was once a "Big time dealer," but stopped. Police told the subject that the text in his phone were from this week, he then told officers that he stopped dealing after those text.

READ MORE »
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.

READ MORE »
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.

READ MORE »
120 Cans of Bud Light and 24 Bottles of Beer Stolen from 3 local gas station's
120 Cans of Bud Light and 24 Bottles of Beer Stolen from 3 local gas station's

Beer was the target of the shoplifting incident that was reported at the Mapco Express at 2430 South Church Street in Murfreesboro.

READ MORE »
Another Theft in over $1,000 in Merchandise Stolen from Murfreesboro Victoria's Secret Store
Another Theft in over $1,000 in Merchandise Stolen from Murfreesboro Victoria's Secret Store

Since 2013, over $20,000 in merchandise has been stolen from the Victoria's Secret Store in The Avenue...

READ MORE »
Alleged Shoplifter Reportedly Urinates Inside Murfreesboro Walmart
Alleged Shoplifter Reportedly Urinates Inside Murfreesboro Walmart

The Murfreesboro suspect was charged with indecent exposure for allegedly urinating inside a Walmart office

READ MORE »
Murfreesboro Shoplifting
Murfreesboro Shoplifting

Forever 21 in Murfreesboro was the recent victim to a shoplifting incident that added up to over $300 in clothing and merchandise.

READ MORE »
Two females getaway with TV's and other electronics during shoplifting incident in Murfreesboro
Two females getaway with TV's and other electronics during shoplifting incident in Murfreesboro

A customer in the store told police that he witnessed two females take the merchandise out of the store without paying for it. They loaded the electronics into two waiting vehicles, both with temp tags.

READ MORE »
Unknown woman allegedly steals over $1,400 worth of DVD's in Murfreesboro
Unknown woman allegedly steals over $1,400 worth of DVD's in Murfreesboro

A Target customer in Murfreesboro is accused of shoplifting over $1,400 worth of DVD's and a Dyson fan valued at $449.

READ MORE »
Shoplifting costs stores and consumers billions each year
Shoplifting costs stores and consumers billions each year

Reports indicate a woman entered the JC Penny Store on Old Fort Parkway and stole a Red Shark Vacuum Cleaner...

READ MORE »
Readyville woman arrested for alleged shoplifting and drugs
Readyville woman arrested for alleged shoplifting and drugs

The police report shows that officers questioned Sullins and she admitted to selling Oxycodone for $10 per pull and Alprazolam for $3 a pill.

READ MORE »
Three women busted for shoplifting in Murfreesboro
Three women busted for shoplifting in Murfreesboro

A police report shows that the women exited the store with additional bulges under their clothing and their purses stuffed with merchandise.

READ MORE »
Shoplifting adventure lands two in jail
Shoplifting adventure lands two in jail

The duo allegedly entered Dicks Sporting Goods, Best Buy, Ulta Beauty and Off Broadway Shoes stealing everything from perfume to laptop computers.

READ MORE »
Handbags and Wallets stolen during shoplifting incident
Handbags and Wallets stolen during shoplifting incident

Multiple handbags and wallets were taken during a shoplifting incident at Marshall's on Thompson Lane in Murfreesboro.

READ MORE »
Cashier accused of giving items to customers for free
Cashier accused of giving items to customers for free

A cashier who was once employed at the store has been arrested. The incident was reported at a Murfreesboro Walmart store...

READ MORE »
Expensive sunglasses stolen from a Murfreesboro retailer
Expensive sunglasses stolen from a Murfreesboro retailer

$700 in sunglasses were stolen from the Sunglass Hut in Murfreesboro on Medial Center Parkway.

READ MORE »
More Christmas Time Shoplifting in Murfreesboro
More Christmas Time Shoplifting in Murfreesboro

A woman who allegedly shoplifted over $150 in merchandise from the Walmart store on Old Fort Parkway took off on foot prior to police arriving.

READ MORE »
Three women grab over $2,000 in merchandise and flee the Murfreesboro store in a waiting Impala
Three women grab over $2,000 in merchandise and flee the Murfreesboro store in a waiting Impala

The Buckle clothing store located in the Avenue on Medical Center Parkway was the latest store to be hit by grab and go shoplifters in Murfreesboro.

READ MORE »
Female allegedly shoplifts over $500 in merchandise from a Walmart in Murfreesboro
Female allegedly shoplifts over $500 in merchandise from a Walmart in Murfreesboro

Over $500 in merchandise was stolen from the Walmart store on Old Fort Parkway. Murfreesboro Police got the theft call on Monday night.

READ MORE »
Arrest Made in Shoplifting Case from Target and Dicks Sporting Goods
Arrest Made in Shoplifting Case from Target and Dicks Sporting Goods

A 22-year old Veterans Parkway resident has been picked up on shoplifting charges that were filed by both Target on Old Fort Parkway and Dick's Sporting Goods in the Avenue.

READ MORE »
Two women accused of shoplifting from two stores in The Avenue and leaving in a Mercedes
Two women accused of shoplifting from two stores in The Avenue and leaving in a Mercedes

Shoplifting and running is not a fashionable form of exercise, but seems to be happening more and more at stores throughout Rutherford County.

READ MORE »
Two Murfreesboro women arrested for Target Theft of Electronics
Two Murfreesboro women arrested for Target Theft of Electronics

Two Murfreesboro women are facing three "Theft Over $500" charges after allegedly stealing over $600 in electronics from the Target Store on Old Fort Parkway. The theft was reported on Wednesday.

READ MORE »
Homeless man arrested in Murfreesboro for allegedly shoplifting clothing items to keep warm
Homeless man arrested in Murfreesboro for allegedly shoplifting clothing items to keep warm

The plastic tote that was reportedly stolen from a Murfreesboro Walmart store was mainly filled with cold weather items, according to police.

READ MORE »
Man says he stole from the Shelbyville Walmart to pay child support
Man says he stole from the Shelbyville Walmart to pay child support

A man who told police he had paid $16,000 in back child support by selling items stolen from area Walmart stores was arrested as he ran from the Shelbyville store.

READ MORE »
Christmas Shoplifting in Murfreesboro at Walmart Store
Christmas Shoplifting in Murfreesboro at Walmart Store

Three air rifles, three remote control helicopters, an electric scooter and more were allegedly stolen by a Murfreesboro man who reportedly tried to push the merchandise out the front doors of Walmart on Rutherford Blvd.

READ MORE »
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.

READ MORE »
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.

READ MORE »
Shoplifting from the JC Penny's Store in Murfreesboro
Shoplifting from the JC Penny's Store in Murfreesboro

A shoplifter in Murfreesboro is accused of stealing two comforters valued at $330 and two quilts worth over $350 from the JC Penny's store.

READ MORE »
Man steals kids clothes, cursed an employee and left in a Lincoln Navigator
Man steals kids clothes, cursed an employee and left in a Lincoln Navigator

When the worker asked if she could help him, he reportedly started cussing her in the children's clothing store located in Murfreesboro.

READ MORE »
Another large theft at Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro
Another large theft at Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro

This time, three females and one male in their early twenties entered the store and loaded shopping bags with undergarments and gym clothes and then ran.

READ MORE »
Video gaming system's stolen from Best Buy in Murfreesboro
Video gaming system's stolen from Best Buy in Murfreesboro

Two Play Station 4 gaming systems were stolen from Best Buy on Medical Center Parkway in the Avenue.

READ MORE »
Gold Bar Stolen from Murfreesboro Coin Shop
Gold Bar Stolen from Murfreesboro Coin Shop

A woman recently stole a small gold bar from Jim's Coin Service in Murfreesboro and later tried to resale the $3,500 precious metal at another coin shop.

READ MORE »
Duo goes on small shoplifting spree at the Buckle in Murfreesboro
Duo goes on small shoplifting spree at the Buckle in Murfreesboro

The employee who reported the theft told police two men entered the store and grabbed six pairs of pants and then fled the scene.

READ MORE »
Murfreesboro Walmart theft equals a suspect doing yard work and lots of it
Murfreesboro Walmart theft equals a suspect doing yard work and lots of it

A man who appeared to be in his forties helped himself to two leaf blowers and two chainsaws.

READ MORE »
Shoplifting team hits a Murfreesboro shoe store
Shoplifting team hits a Murfreesboro shoe store

Off Broadway in the Avenue Shopping Center called Murfreesboro Police after four subjects entered the store together and ran out with about 8 boxes of new kicks...

READ MORE »
More Shoplifting in Murfreesboro
More Shoplifting in Murfreesboro

Most recently, a woman entered the Belk store at the Avenue and took four pairs of Polo jeans into the dressing room.

READ MORE »
Shoplifting a full cart of groceries
Shoplifting a full cart of groceries

A woman who is believed to live in Murfreesboro on Tellico Avenue allegedly loaded up $483 worth of groceries while at the South Church Street Kroger store...

READ MORE »
Over $1,100 in clothing stolen in Murfreesboro
Over $1,100 in clothing stolen in Murfreesboro

Suspect Charlea Gunn allegedly went throughout the store taking clothing and placing it into a bag.

READ MORE »
Man arrested after slight disturbance at Walmart
Man arrested after slight disturbance at Walmart

A homeless man by the name of Bryan Lane has been arrested and charged with theft after getting into what was described as a fight with a Walmart Loss Prevention worker.

READ MORE »
More Murfreesboro Shoplifting News
More Murfreesboro Shoplifting News

A man who tried to steal a scooter from Walmart on Memorial Boulevard evidently pushed the loss prevention worker when confronted.

READ MORE »
Man stuffs 9 bottles of perfume down his pants
Man stuffs 9 bottles of perfume down his pants

If you recently received a gift of perfume from your boyfriend, is he a tall, heavy set white male?

READ MORE »
$3,675 in Push Up Bras stolen from the Murfreesboro Victoria's Secret Store
$3,675 in Push Up Bras stolen from the Murfreesboro Victoria's Secret Store

When a store employee at the Avenue location approached one of the three subjects to ask if they needed help, they left the store in various directions on foot. They reportedly left with over $3,600 in push up bras.

READ MORE »
Over $4,500 in Shaving Razors stolen from Walmart on Joe B. Jackson Parkway
Over $4,500 in Shaving Razors stolen from Walmart on Joe B. Jackson Parkway

Reports show that security footage showed two females of Indian descent stealing over $4,500 worth of razors from the personal grooming section...

READ MORE »
Steak and Beer shoplifted from Kroger on Old Fort Parkway
Steak and Beer shoplifted from Kroger on Old Fort Parkway

Reports indicate an older black male driving a navy in color 1994 Chevrolet Silverado truck entered the store and helped himself to over $100 in beer and 7 packages of fresh cut steaks...

READ MORE »
Man and woman work together to shoplift and return stolen items in Murfreesboro
Man and woman work together to shoplift and return stolen items in Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro Police were called to the Hobby Lobby on Old Fort Parkway in reference to a theft on Monday.

READ MORE »
Large desktop computer stolen from store in Murfreesboro
Large desktop computer stolen from store in Murfreesboro

Desktop computers are pricey, but that is no excuse to steal one.

READ MORE »
Victoria's Secret Theft in Murfreesboro adds up to $4,000
Victoria's Secret Theft in Murfreesboro adds up to $4,000

Since 2012, over $20,000 in merchandise has been shoplifted from the two Victoria's Secret Stores in Murfreesboro.

READ MORE »
EXPENSIVE: Three women steal over $2,000 in personal grooming razors in Murfreesboro
EXPENSIVE: Three women steal over $2,000 in personal grooming razors in Murfreesboro

Three women recently entered the South Rutherford Boulevard Walmart store and allegedly stole over $2,000 in razors.

READ MORE »
Nashville woman evidently told police she came to Murfreesboro to
Nashville woman evidently told police she came to Murfreesboro to "Steal Stuff"

A loss prevention worker in the store caught the theft on video and says Johnson hid items under her clothing.

READ MORE »
Shoplifting incident lands man in jail
Shoplifting incident lands man in jail

A Murfreesboro man has been arrested after allegedly trying to return a box of diapers that were previously purchased.

READ MORE »
Shoplifting an ongoing problem for the public as prices rise to higher loss prevention workers - Most recent case...
Shoplifting an ongoing problem for the public as prices rise to higher loss prevention workers - Most recent case...

The Department of Children Services were called after a woman was caught allegedly shoplifting inside the JC Penny Store.

READ MORE »
46
46" Flat Screen television stolen from Walmart in Murfreesboro

One might ask, "How do you steal a 31 pound - 46 inch TV and actually get away with it?" Fair question.

READ MORE »
Over $700 of heartburn medication stolen in Murfreesboro
Over $700 of heartburn medication stolen in Murfreesboro

A bad case of heartburn could be behind a recent shoplifting case in Murfreesboro.

READ MORE »
Do you recognize this man who stole a cooler in Murfreesboro?
Do you recognize this man who stole a cooler in Murfreesboro?

Murfreesboro Police need your help in identifying a man accused of stealing a cooler. This is not just any cooler though, it was a $350 Yeti brand cooler that was thieved from Quality Furniture on Old Fort Parkway.

READ MORE »
Shoplifter duo hits Plato's Closet in Murfreesboro
Shoplifter duo hits Plato's Closet in Murfreesboro

Instead of paying for the clothing they made their way out the front door without paying a penny for the items that added up to $300 or more dollars.

READ MORE »
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...

READ MORE »
Mom and the kids said to be shoplifting together
Mom and the kids said to be shoplifting together

A mother and her two sons, one of which is a juvenile, were accused of shoplifting together inside the South Rutherford Boulevard Walmart store.

READ MORE »
Woman with rose tattoo accused of shoplifting from Broad Street Dollar General Store
Woman with rose tattoo accused of shoplifting from Broad Street Dollar General Store

After the shopping carts were full, the culprit made a quick exit out of the store without paying for anything. Once in the parking lot, the woman loaded the merchandise into her car.

READ MORE »
Beats Headphones purchased and then returned with fake beats
Beats Headphones purchased and then returned with fake beats

According to a police report that WGNS obtained, the subject bought the high dollar audio headphones at Walmart and calmly returned the boxes, but replaced the real headphones with fake ones.

READ MORE »
Three shopping carts of shoes stolen in Murfreesboro
Three shopping carts of shoes stolen in Murfreesboro

According to the incident report, the two black females entered the store and filled up three shopping baskets with shoes and then fled the store. Sgt. Kyle Evans with the police...

READ MORE »
A movie thief hits a local store
A movie thief hits a local store

Earlier this week, a white male described as standing about 5'10" to 6'2" wearing a dark hooded jacket with white, but balding hair was caught on camera stealing about $330 worth of DVD's.

READ MORE »
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.

READ MORE »
Smelling Groovy? A shoplifting suspect has been nailed for stealing cologne in Murfreesboro...
Smelling Groovy? A shoplifting suspect has been nailed for stealing cologne in Murfreesboro...

An employee in the store told police that Allen is a suspect in two earlier cologne thefts as well. Additional charges could be filed.

READ MORE »
Woman allegedly brings 9-year old with her on a shoplifting trip in Murfreesboro
Woman allegedly brings 9-year old with her on a shoplifting trip in Murfreesboro

The 40-year old shoplifter was a female, according to a Loss Prevention Worker at the store on Old Fort Parkway.

READ MORE »
Two men accused of stealing TWO Flat Screen TV's in Murfreesboro
Two men accused of stealing TWO Flat Screen TV's in Murfreesboro

The alleged theft was reported at the Old Fort Parkway store inside the local mall.

READ MORE »
Woman accused of shoplifting over $500 in clothing arrested
Woman accused of shoplifting over $500 in clothing arrested

$660 worth of clothing was recovered by a loss prevention worker at the JC Penny store...

READ MORE »
More thefts: Someone is stealing multiple pairs of BOSE Headphones in Murfreesboro
More thefts: Someone is stealing multiple pairs of BOSE Headphones in Murfreesboro

Someone has been helping themselves to pricey Bose headphones and more at HH Gregg in Murfreesboro.

READ MORE »
Over $1,000 in purses STOLEN in Murfreesboro
Over $1,000 in purses STOLEN in Murfreesboro

It took two subjects less than 15-minutes to steal 24 designer purses from TJ Maxx on Old Fort Parkway in Murfreesboro. A loss prevention worker reported the theft on Wednesday.

READ MORE »
Man accused of stealing
Man accused of stealing "Guilty" Cologne in our Shoplifting Story of the Day

The loss prevention worker at the department store told Murfreesboro Police he recognized the suspect known as "Dennis" as someone who had stolen in the past...

READ MORE »
Shoplifting Trio suspected of hitting store in Murfreesboro and also Ohio
Shoplifting Trio suspected of hitting store in Murfreesboro and also Ohio

A trio of shoplifters hit a Murfreesboro Target Store and the same three are suspected of hitting stores in not only Tennessee, but also Ohio and several other states.

READ MORE »
Man allegedly shoplifted and then ran from Murfreesboro Police
Man allegedly shoplifted and then ran from Murfreesboro Police

In your shoplifting story of the day, a man who is accused of stealing over $500 in merchandise from Walmart on Rutherford Boulevard was arrested after allegedly running from Murfreesboro Police.

READ MORE »
Shoplifting case sends woman to the hospital
Shoplifting case sends woman to the hospital

The theft occurred several days ago and WGNS obtained the official police report that outlined the shoplifting case soon after the woman was released from the hospital...

READ MORE »
96 Cans of beer stolen from Walmart in Murfreesboro
96 Cans of beer stolen from Walmart in Murfreesboro

We have another beer theft story for you, this one unfolded on Labor Day at Walmart on South Rutherford Boulevard in Murfreesboro.

READ MORE »
Everything's better with BACON
Everything's better with BACON

A man entered the Walmart store on Old Fort Parkway and reportedly loaded his buggy with a case of beer, a blender, bacon, sausage, earring's...

READ MORE »
More shoplifting in Murfreesboro
More shoplifting in Murfreesboro

As heard in past news stories, shoplifting in Murfreesboro and throughout America, drives prices up for corporate and local businesses.

READ MORE »
WHAT? Another Victoria's Secret Panties Theft in Murfreesboro?
WHAT? Another Victoria's Secret Panties Theft in Murfreesboro?

More news on theft problems at Victoria's Secret located in the Avenue Shopping Center in Murfreesboro...

READ MORE »
5-Cases of BEER stolen from local Kroger Store
5-Cases of BEER stolen from local Kroger Store

5-Cases of Bud Light weigh approximately 60-pounds… that is what one Christiana man got away with on Sunday afternoon.

READ MORE »
Suspect accused of stealing groceries
Suspect accused of stealing groceries

When police arrived they observed the security video footage that showed Benjamin Tankard reportedly stealing $138 in groceries...

 

 

READ MORE »
Woman accused of stealing $700
Woman accused of stealing $700 "Plus" in merchandise

In our shoplifting story of the day, over $700 in merchandise was stolen from the Walmart store this past Sunday.

READ MORE »
Man loses his left shoe after stealing 10 computers from Walmart
Man loses his left shoe after stealing 10 computers from Walmart

The workers grabbed the cart and the culprit lost his grip. During the struggle, the man actually lost his left shoe.

READ MORE »
$1,200 + Worth of Baby Formula STOLEN from Walmart in Shoplifting incident
$1,200 + Worth of Baby Formula STOLEN from Walmart in Shoplifting incident

The subject grabbed 79 cans of baby formula adding up to over $1,200. The woman also snagged $75 worth of...

READ MORE »
$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.

READ MORE »
Man who allegedly stole from local store reportedly used his drivers license to return the merchandise
Man who allegedly stole from local store reportedly used his drivers license to return the merchandise

A man who allegedly stole about $900 worth of merchandise from the Home Depot store in Murfreesboro reportedly came back to the store to return the items several days later. 

READ MORE »
Shoplifting case leads to the potential charges of
Shoplifting case leads to the potential charges of "Aggravated Robbery"

An incident report obtained by WGNS on Tuesday shows that the suspect stuffed the shorts down his pants.

READ MORE »
Woman allegedly pushes shopping cart with almost $700 in merchandise out the front doors
Woman allegedly pushes shopping cart with almost $700 in merchandise out the front doors

In another shoplifting story… A loss prevention worker at Kohl’s Department Store on Old Fort Parkway notified police when he saw a female load up a shopping cart and then push it out of the store.

READ MORE »
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.

READ MORE »
Woman Allegedly Caught Shoplifting with a 10-Year old Child in Rutherford County
Woman Allegedly Caught Shoplifting with a 10-Year old Child in Rutherford County

The female, who lives in McKenzie, Tennessee, allegedly pushed two shopping carts loaded with goods out of the store. The 10-year old was helping the woman, according to the report.

READ MORE »
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. 

READ MORE »
Man somehow fits over-sized 12-inch sub-woofer in his backpack and RUNS
Man somehow fits over-sized 12-inch sub-woofer in his backpack and RUNS

The man evidently went to the car audio department and grabbed a 12-inch sub-woofer.

READ MORE »
Nearly $1,000 in makeup stolen from Murfreesboro store
Nearly $1,000 in makeup stolen from Murfreesboro store

According to a Murfreesboro Police Report, close to $1,000 of makeup was taken form the store on Tuesday evening.

READ MORE »
Woman allegedly steals 20-containers of Gain
Woman allegedly steals 20-containers of Gain

In our strange, but true shoplifting story of the day, a Walmart worker called Murfreesboro Police when a woman selected 20-large containers of Gain Detergent...

READ MORE »
Six men steal over $500 worth of hair extensions in Murfreesboro

In our Rutherford County shoplifting story of the day, a worker at Sally’s Beauty Supply on Memorial Boulevard called the police after six men walked in and stole over $500 worth of hair extensions.

READ MORE »
HIGHLIGHTED CASE: Shoplifting in Rutherford County

Over the next couple of weeks, WGNS will highlight new shoplifting cases on a daily basis as the problem does seem to be growing. In this story, a heavy set female wearing spandex...

READ MORE »
Busted for Allegedly Stealing $790 Worth of Clothing - Booked Under a $4,000 Bond

An illegal shoplifting trip will cost one store over $700. The Aeropostle store in the Stones River Mall called the police department after mall security learned of a shoplifter. 

READ MORE »
Man allegedly admits to stealing and selling stolen merchandise because he lost his job
Man allegedly admits to stealing and selling stolen merchandise because he lost his job

After being booked at the local jail, the man fully admitted to police that he had stolen laptop computers from Walmart and later sold them because he had lost his job.

READ MORE »
Woman Accused of Leaving Murfreesboro Walmart with Two Shopping Carts of Stolen Merchandise

A Murfreesboro woman is accused of stealing nearly $3,000 worth of merchandise from the Walmart store on Old Fort Parkway.

READ MORE »
Thieves Target Local Target Stores
Thieves Target Local Target Stores

Smyrna Police are asking for help in cracking a theft at local Target stores. Chief Kevin Arnold says on January 31st, two black females and a black male entered the Target store at 803 Industrial Blvd in Smyrna. 

READ MORE »
DUDE - You Took My Speakers!

You don’t hear about speakers being stolen that often, but when you do – the theft is usually fairly pricey. Murfreesboro Police were called to Electronic Express off of Old Fort Parkway...

READ MORE »
ANOTHER Big Theft at Victoria's Secret of Murfreesboro
ANOTHER Big Theft at Victoria's Secret of Murfreesboro

Past police reports confirm that the Victoria’s Secret Store in the Avenue and at the local shopping mall are the most heavily shoplifted stores in the City of Murfreesboro, financially speaking.

READ MORE »
More and More People Allegedly Stealing Entire Grocery Carts Full of Merchandise in Murfreesboro
More and More People Allegedly Stealing Entire Grocery Carts Full of Merchandise in Murfreesboro

After loading the cart up and finishing her shopping expedition up, instead of rolling the cart through a checkout line, she allegedly rolled the cart out the front doors.

READ MORE »
Duo in Shoplifting Allegedly Steal $1,400+ in Merchandise from Wally-World in Murfreesboro
Duo in Shoplifting Allegedly Steal $1,400+ in Merchandise from Wally-World in Murfreesboro

According to a Loss Prevention employee of Walmart, two women stole over $1,400 worth of merchandise and simply walked out of the store.

READ MORE »
So Was He Caught Shoplifting or NOT? Hmmm...

Sam’s Wholesale Club evidently caught on to the theft in question… it was just a matter of time before the culprit was caught, but we use that word cautiously because an actual arrest has yet to be made.

READ MORE »
Deceitful Shoplifter Taken to Jail After Alleged Theft from Walmart
Deceitful Shoplifter Taken to Jail After Alleged Theft from Walmart
Normally, only a citation is written for shoplifters who steal less than $300 of merchandise. In this case, the suspect did not have any I.D. with him and he was reportedly being “deceitful,” so he was taken to jail.
READ MORE »
Store Clerk on St. Andrews Drive Confronts Shoplifting Suspect Outside of Store
The case has been labeled as a theft and simple assault. Reports indicate that security videos may have caught the culprits on tape, but at this point the case is still open.
READ MORE »
Shoplifting, Methamphetamine and Xanax - Oh My!
A man who allegedly took a bag containing only a small amount of methamphetamine into a Murfreesboro Walmart store faces several misdemeanor citations. 
READ MORE »
Woman Allegedly Uses 9-Year Old Child to Steal Ugg Boots for Her
Woman Allegedly Uses 9-Year Old Child to Steal Ugg Boots for Her
The woman told the child to put the Ugg boots on and together, they walked out of the store without paying for the merchandise.
READ MORE »
Stealing Toys for Christmas?
A Walmart Loss Prevention Officer managed to chase off two shoplifting suspects who exited the Old Fort Parkway store the day before Christmas Eve with over $700 worth of toys and computer related items in their shopping cart. 
READ MORE »
Gift Card Thefts in Murfreesboro Total Over $3,000 at One Store
Gift Card Thefts in Murfreesboro Total Over $3,000 at One Store
Over $3,000 in gift cards were rung up by a Walmart clerk and then fraudulently cashed in at the Old Fort Parkway location.
READ MORE »
A NO-NO: Suspects Visiting Rutherford County Stores and Returning Stolen Merchandise for Gift Cards
A NO-NO: Suspects Visiting Rutherford County Stores and Returning Stolen Merchandise for Gift Cards
The plan unravels when the subject or subjects leave the store and management realizes the returned item had never been paid for. This is where it really backfires… 
READ MORE »
Shoplifting is a Costly Problem in Rutherford County
22-pieces of clothing have been stolen from the JC Penny store. The loss prevention officer called the M-P-D after he stopped and detained a woman as she walked past all points of purchase with the merchandise valued at over $500.
READ MORE »
$900 in Merchandise STOLEN from Walmart, Suspect Caught
$900 Worth of stuff was stolen from Walmart on South Rutherford Boulevard. “Stuff” is the easiest way to describe the shopping cart full of merchandise.
READ MORE »
More Shoplifting Reported in the Mighty 'Boro this Week
More Shoplifting Reported in the Mighty 'Boro this Week

Three females and one male worked together to shoplift from Kohl’s Department Store earlier this week in Murfreesboro. Reports indicate two females filled a bag full of merchandise and then handed it off to the third shoplifting suspect and she calmly walked out of the store.

READ MORE »
Eight 12-Packs of Soda Stolen from Local Gas Station
Usually when multiple 12-packs of beverages are stolen, the theft involves beer. That was not the case on Monday. 
READ MORE »
Shoplifting Continues to Be a Problem in Murfreesboro
Shoplifting is growing in popularity and stores are doing more and more to prevent it.
READ MORE »
Shoplifters Busy at Local Wal-Mart Stores

Shoplifters have been busy lately. But be warned...there are eyes watching. Ericka Stephens and Tabithia Stein were accused of trying to conceal various merchandise and leave the Wal-Mart on South Rutherford Sunday. 

READ MORE »
Mother and Daughter Make for a Great Team... For Shoplifting?

A mother and daughter shoplifting team were busted at the Kroger Store on Old Fort Parkway recently.

READ MORE »
Two Stores in the Avenue Shopping Center Fall Victim to Sizable Thefts over $1,200 EACH
One of the two women kept one of the workers at bay with conversation while the other walked out with $1,200 worth of shades.
READ MORE »
Kroger Apparently Believes You Must Have Money to Leave Store With Merchandise
Going Krogering without cash… A man and a woman were issued citations on Thursday after filling up a shopping cart with over $300 in merchandise and simply walking out of the store without paying for it. 
READ MORE »
UPDATE: Three bold shoplifting cases, five suspects and one caught
In one store, two males and a female stole over $500 in perfume. In a second case, a suspect stole groceries. To be precise, the man is accused of stealing $505.80 worth of groceries.
READ MORE »
Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: