investigation

Suspect Arrested After Explicit Images of Children Found For Sale on Social Media

Jul 12, 2024 at 11:40 am by WGNS News

DAVIDSON COUNTY, TN - In neighboring Nashville, a months long investigation by the Metro Special Victims Division detectives led to Thursday's arrest of Alvaro Martinez Jr. on.... Read More

Wilson County Mourns Victim of Cedar Creek Marina Shooting

Jul 02, 2024 at 12:38 pm by Chandelar Williams

WILSON COUNTY, TENN. - In the early hours of Saturday, June 29, 2024, a tragic event unfolded at Cedar Creek Marina and Restaurant on Saundersville Road, about 40 minutes from.... Read More

Tragic Shooting Near Scales Elementary School / Victim and Gunman Dead

Jun 27, 2024 at 11:43 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - A fatal shooting is currently under investigation in Murfreesboro. The incident was reported at 8:01 PM on Thursday night on Nightshade Drive. Detectives f.... Read More

Allegations of Favoritism and Misconduct in Rutherford County Property Assessor's Office

Jun 26, 2024 at 05:13 pm by WGNS News

  RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Trouble seems to be brewing in the Rutherford County Assessor of Property office, according to a recent ethics complaint filed with the ethics.... Read More

Roommate Charged in Fatal Murfreesboro Stabbing to Appear in Court

Jun 19, 2024 at 05:27 pm by WGNS News

Murfreesboro, Tenn. – A two-year-old murder case is set to go before the courts this year, with an upcoming status hearing set to occur in two months and a plea hear t.... Read More

UPDATE: Traveling Evangelist Based in Murfreesboro Remains Behind Bars After Wife Filed for Divorce

Jun 05, 2024 at 06:36 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN – UPDATE - While the last plea hearing for a traveling evangelist facing 7 counts of aggravated rape of a child was continued, the new date for a plea.... Read More

Smyrna Police Seek Assistance Identifying Woman After Recent Kohl's Theft Reported

May 29, 2024 at 10:01 am by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - The Smyrna Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a female who was captured on surveillance video at Kohl's Department Store located at 8.... Read More

Double Homicide in La Vergne: Four in Custody

May 28, 2024 at 09:22 pm by WGNS News

La Vergne, Tenn. – Four people are in custody following a double homicide that occurred on Tuesday night at an apartment complex on Murfreesboro Road. The incident unfol.... Read More

Video Footage from Early Stages of Investigation Released After Double Shooting that Left 1-Dead at Murfreesboro Gas Station

May 17, 2024 at 09:58 am by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - Murfreesboro Police have released video footage (SEE ABOVE) from the early stages of their investigation into a double shooting that left one man.... Read More

Deadly Gas Station Shooting: Dispute Over Car Ownership Leads to Fatal Incident

May 16, 2024 at 12:48 pm by Chandelar Williams

Updated Post: Murfreesboro, TN - In a tragic turn of events, one of the victims involved in the gas station shooting on Wednesday afternoon has succumbed to his injuries..... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Respond to Shooting at 7 Eleven on Joe B. Jackson Parkway at Elam Rd

May 15, 2024 at 04:31 pm by WGNS News

MPD UPDATE: At 2:39 p.m. MPD responded to reports of a shooting at the 7 Eleven Exxon on Joe. B. Jackson Pkwy. When officers arrive they found two men shot; one multiple times.... Read More

11-Year-Old Victim in Shopping Mall Restroom Recording

May 14, 2024 at 09:23 pm by WGNS News

FRANKLIN, TN - It’s believed the culprit arrived at a popular Williamson County shopping mall in a grey or silver SUV. There, Franklin authorities say the man was accuse.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Dispel False Social Media Claims of Missing Child

May 13, 2024 at 01:36 pm by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - A troubling social media post has emerged, sparking concerns and frustrations among the community and law enforcement officials alike. The post, cla.... Read More

Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford and Other Locations Face Cybersecurity Crisis, Disrupting Some Patient Care

May 10, 2024 at 11:26 pm by WGNS News

  RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - A significant cybersecurity breach has impacted Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford and several other locations, affecting doctors' abilities to.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Apprehend Armed Robbery Suspects After Dollar General Hold-Up

Apr 30, 2024 at 09:46 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Murfreesboro police officers sprang into action following an armed robbery at the Dollar General on Halls Hill Pike, swiftly apprehending two suspects.... Read More

Fraud Alert: Murfreesboro Police Probe Bank Fraud at 2-Local Bank Locations

Apr 23, 2024 at 02:03 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - The Murfreesboro Police Department's Fraud detectives are currently investigating a series of fraudulent bank transactions that occurred at two Redstone F.... Read More

Serial Scent Snatchers - Authorities on the Trail of Beauty Bandits

Apr 18, 2024 at 12:01 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN – As shoplifting remains a problem, retail workers continue to see what some may call stunning displays of daring thievery, or perhaps what could be m.... Read More

RCFR Crews Battle Dump Truck Blaze, Prioritize Environment Protection

Apr 17, 2024 at 03:52 pm by Chandelar Williams

Ruherford County, TN - Earlier today, the Rutherford County Fire Rescue (RCFR) sprang into action in response to a report of a dump truck engulfed in flames. Engine 51, Engine.... Read More

UPDATED: Trailer Theft Mystery: One Suspect Named, One Not

Apr 16, 2024 at 09:53 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - In the ongoing saga of the stolen trailer in Murfreesboro, authorities have made progress in cracking the case but are still on the lookout for a missing.... Read More

Smyrna Police Notify Public and Investigate Manager Overseeing Minors at Restaurant

Apr 16, 2024 at 12:26 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - The Smyrna Police Department is notifying the public after the arrest of Edwardo Rodriguez who was charged with violating the sex offender registry. Rodriguez is.... Read More