2016 Murder Case in Murfreesboro Remains Under Investigation

Apr 06, 2021 at 09:45 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police continue to look for leads in a 2016 murder case. With more, here is Rutherford County District Attorney Jennings Jones...If you have any details that coul.... Read More

19-Year-old Arrested in Connection to a 2020 Murder Case

Apr 05, 2021 at 02:00 pm by WGNS

The investigation of a murder that took place on October 24th in 2020 has come to a close with an arrest being made last month.Last year, Blake Bolton was shot twice at the in.... Read More

UPDATE: Trial for the murder of Terry Barber Scheduled for 2022

Apr 05, 2021 at 12:55 pm by WGNS

The murder trial involving the death of Terry Barber will be heard in a Rutherford County Courtroom next year (2022). 68-Year-old Barber was a long time Rutherford County resi.... Read More

Convicted Rutherford County Man in Gruesome 2017 Murder Case Files Appeal

Mar 23, 2021 at 11:52 am by WGNS

The gruesome 2017 murder of a man in Rutherford County by the name of James Whitehead briefly went before the appeals court after the convicted killer argued that evidence in.... Read More

UPDATE: Murfreesboro Man Jailed for Nashville Murder

Mar 12, 2021 at 11:34 am by WGNS

Homicide Unit detectives in Nashville have arrested a Murfreesboro man in connection to a February 9th murder.24-year old Isahia Gooch of Murfreesboro, recently turned himself.... Read More

UPDATE: Teen Shot at Baymont Inn & Suites has Died - Charges Upgraded Against Suspect

Mar 11, 2021 at 07:53 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – WGNS has more news on the teenager who was shot while inside a room at Baymont Inn & Suites on Armory Drive in Murfreesboro. Police have now co.... Read More

Smyrna Man Shot and Killed in Antioch

Mar 09, 2021 at 10:04 am by WGNS

In Antioch, Metro Detectives are continuing in their efforts to identify the person(s) responsible for killing a Smyrna man. The shooting occured on Monday (3/8/21) morni.... Read More

Isahia Gooch of Murfreesboro Wanted for February 9 Murder Outside a Nashville Short-Term Rental

Mar 09, 2021 at 07:46 am by WGNS

Homicide Unit detectives in Nashville have sworn out a murder warrant charging 24-year old Isahia D. Gooch of Murfreesboro, with the February 9th fatal shooting of Jamarien Do.... Read More

COLD CASE: Murder Victim Found at his Christiana Home, Relative Calls Funeral Home First and Not the Sheriff's Office

Mar 08, 2021 at 04:11 pm by WGNS

A murder that took place on January 16, 1980 remains unsolved and detectives are trying to figure out who had a motive to kill a recently retired Christiana postmaster. That.... Read More

COLD CASE: 2016 Murder of Man Behind Marco's Pizza on Northfield Blvd. in Murfreesboro

Mar 03, 2021 at 12:41 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police continue to investigate the July 15, 2016 murder of Fausto Hernandez. Evidently, Hernandez and his wife lived in Texas, but he was temporarily staying in M.... Read More

UPDATE: Fugitive Murder Suspect Antwan Churchwell Apprehended After Leading Officers on a Pursuit in a Carjacked Nissan Altima

Feb 23, 2021 at 07:47 am by WGNS

A man on the "WANTED" list for a Nashville murder has been captured. This past Saturday night, Metro Nashville Police apprehended fugitive murder suspect Antwan Chur.... Read More

UPDATE: Suspect arrested in weekend fatal shooting on Ewing Blvd. in Murfreesboro

Feb 10, 2021 at 11:07 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The suspect in this past weekend’s fatal shooting of 21-year-old Giovanni Gilis on Ewing Blvd. has been arrested in Cheatham County, TN..... Read More

Grundy County Man Arrested by TBI for First Degree Murder

Feb 04, 2021 at 10:09 am by WGNS

GRUNDY COUNTY – About 40-miles down I-24 East, the TBI is wrapping up a First Degree Murder investigation. Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and.... Read More

Fatal Shooting Outside of an Antioch Gas Station

Feb 02, 2021 at 07:15 am by WGNS

A man was shot in Antioch near Interstate 24. Metro Nashville Police beleive that robbery is a potential motive in the January 31st fatal shooting that happened at 2:10 a.... Read More

Detectives Investigating Tuesday Night's Murder of Woman in South Nashville - Car She was Passenger in Found in LaVergne

Jan 20, 2021 at 02:46 pm by WGNS

Homicide detectives in Nashville are pursuing leads in Tuesday night’s murder of 27-year old Holly Vantrease of Nashville, after the car she was previously in was l.... Read More

UPDATE: 2019 Murder of Terry Barber in Christiana Case to Go Before Circuit Court This March

Jan 13, 2021 at 10:48 am by WGNS

WGNS has an important update in the 2019 murder of long-time Christiana resident Terry Barber.Rutherford County District Attorney Jennings Jones recaps what happened to Barber.... Read More

UPDATE: Suspects in Classified Ad Murder to Face Rutherford County Courts THURSDAY

Jan 12, 2021 at 07:47 am by WGNS

A murder case involving the shooting death of a 17-year old LaVergne resident will be in the local courts this week. The murder of Yudjy (YOU-gee) Cherubin took place on April.... Read More

SECOND Suspect Sought in Murder of Nurse on Interstate

Jan 06, 2021 at 05:51 pm by WGNS

A second person is being sought by Nashville Metro Police in the shooting death of Caitlyn Kaufman on Interstate 440. Kaufman was the woman who was on her way to work when s.... Read More

Estranged husband charged in wife's murder in Rutherford County

Dec 29, 2020 at 09:45 am by WGNS

An estranged husband was charged with murdering his wife after her body was found in a ditch Monday morning near her Midland community home, a Rutherford County Sheriff’.... Read More

UPDATE on Local Murder Case in Rutherford County

Dec 28, 2020 at 11:23 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Rutherford County Sheriff’s detectives investigated the death of Erick Bixler who was found deceased on July 26, 2020. Bixler was found dead at.... Read More