UPDATE: Guns are being left in cars in Murfreesboro and Nashville

May 24, 2021 at 11:00 am by WGNS

Guns are being stolen, due to firearm owners leaving their weapons unsecured in their vehicle. Murfreesboro Police Lt. Clayton Williams told WGNS NEWS…Williams said it.... Read More

$1,100 Bird Stolen from Animal City in Murfreesboro Recovered in Smyrna

May 20, 2021 at 12:26 pm by WGNS

An $1,100 bird that was stolen from a Murfreesboro animal store has been safely recovered. The Indian Ringneck Parakeet was lifted from Animal City on NW Broad Street earlie.... Read More

Police on the Search for Clues in Stolen Parakeet Case

May 19, 2021 at 02:40 pm by WGNS

A bird that was stolen is one of several “OPEN” theft cases in the City of Murfreesboro. Apparently, the bird was not just any of our many flying friends in the.... Read More

Theft Case: Do You Know This Man?

May 19, 2021 at 01:11 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police continue to investigate a theft case and detectives need help identifying the man believed to be involved.Reports indicate the male subject tried to stea.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Still Searching for Subject in $55,000 Sunglass Theft

May 17, 2021 at 07:27 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro Detectives are still seeking leads from the public in identifying a man accused of breaking into a business after hours and allegedly stealing $55,000 worth of su.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Need Help Identifying Shoplifting Suspects

May 13, 2021 at 11:15 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro Detectives need assistance identifying the two men who allegedly stole two Husqvarna blowers from the Old Fort Pkwy Lowe's store. The theft was reported on Februa.... Read More

Vehicle Broken Into along Greenway - Thief Spends Over $1,000 on Victims Bank Cards

May 03, 2021 at 05:19 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro Detectives are asking for assistance in identifying the person who is believed to have stolen a purse from a vehicle. The small SUV was broken into on April 18t.... Read More

$8,500 Zero Turn Radius Lawnmower Purchased by way of FRAUD in Murfreesboro

Apr 28, 2021 at 12:04 pm by WGNS

A costly zero turn radius lawnmower was fraudulently purchased in Murfreesboro and police want help in determining the name of the buyer.Detectives were able to capture a phot.... Read More

In Case You Missed this Story: Demos' Not Pressing Charges in Theft - Suspect Returns Money

Apr 22, 2021 at 12:25 pm by WGNS

In a theft that unfolded at Demos' Restaurant on NW Broad Street in Murfreesboro, the Demos’ family has decided not to press charges.Apparently, a man entered the t.... Read More

UPDATE: ATF Offers Reward in Rutherford County, TN Gun Theft Case

Apr 16, 2021 at 10:35 am by WGNS

LA VERGNE, Tenn. — We have more news on a firearms heist that happened in LaVergne on Monday, April 12th. Now, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosiv.... Read More

TN General Assembly passes bill aiming to curb catalytic converter thefts

Apr 15, 2021 at 10:36 am by WGNS

In past news stories you have likely heard about catalytic converter thefts throughout Rutherford County. A catalytic converter is part of a vehicles exhaust system that.... Read More

Timber Theft Cases Reported Across Tennessee

Apr 14, 2021 at 10:17 am by WGNS

Rising timber prices and the value of individual species have enticed thieves to steal timber across Tennessee. The Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) urges forest land.... Read More

Reward Offered in Locating Truck that was Stolen Monday in Coffee County

Apr 07, 2021 at 11:03 am by WGNS

The Coffee County Sheriff’s Department in nearby Manchester, TN is asking for help in locating a stolen truck and say that a reward is being offered in the case. Ac.... Read More

Arrest Made and Stolen Guns Recovered in Bedford County Case

Mar 30, 2021 at 07:13 am by WGNS

An aggravated burglary case out of Wartrace has ended with an arrest and recovery of stolen firearms.Bedford County Sheriff’s Department Detectives have arrested 19-year.... Read More

Sam's Club Theft Suspect Identified

Mar 18, 2021 at 03:02 pm by WGNS

UPDATE: Murfreesboro Detectives have now identified the man who allegedly stole several Ryzen gaming computers from Sam’s Club on John R. Rice Blvd. The thefts occurred.... Read More

POLICE: Have You Seen These Storage Unit Theft Suspects?

Mar 18, 2021 at 11:05 am by WGNS

In Murfreesboro, Detectives need help identifying two women who evidently entered a business called Public Storage on Fortress Blvd. The two females are accused of breaking in.... Read More

The Evidence Room in Murfreesboro: Recovering Stolen Property

Mar 15, 2021 at 11:09 am by WGNS

Have you ever wondered what happens to seized evidence that is tied to a theft?  For example, if you had a big screen TV stolen in Murfreesboro and a slew of TV’s a.... Read More

TBI Charges Two Students With Stealing Over $110,000 from MTSU

Mar 10, 2021 at 10:36 am by WGNS

RUTHERFORD COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury has resulted in.... Read More

Unknown Subject Steals Wallet and Makes Over $2,000 in Purchases

Mar 06, 2021 at 09:17 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police need help with the identity of a subject accused of using someone else's credit card and running up a bill of over $2,000.Detectives are trying to locate t.... Read More

Rutherford County Register of Deeds Recommends Registering on Free Land Alert Site to Lessen Risk of "Deed Theft"

Mar 05, 2021 at 11:00 am by WGNS

UPDATED: Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Register of Deeds Heather Dawbarn recommends property owners register on MyLandAlert.com, a free service that will alert.... Read More