Murfreesboro Police

Middle TN Woman Missing for Over One Month - Last Seen in Smithville, TN Area

Aug 08, 2022 at 01:40 pm by WGNS

A full month has passed since 31-year-old Brittany Ann Miller was reported missing in nearby DeKalb County, Tennessee. The search for Miller was spearheaded by the DeKalb Coun.... Read More

MPD: Missing Person Last Seen in the Murfreesboro, TN Area

Aug 04, 2022 at 10:25 pm by WGNS

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN. - Murfreesboro Police have issued a BOLO (Be On the Lookout) for a 22-year-old African American female. Authorities told WGNS NEWS that Mya Christine.... Read More

MPD Release "Persons of Interest" Photos in Rechargeable Scooters and 4-wheeler Theft

Aug 04, 2022 at 05:23 pm by mjcowger

MURFREESBORO, TN – Murfreesboro Detectives need assistance identifying three persons of interest in a theft of merchandise case. The MPD reports that on June 27, three e.... Read More

Grant that added a mental health expert to the Murfreesboro Police Force set to expire in 2023 - MPD could make this a permanent position

Aug 04, 2022 at 12:59 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn.  – In February of this year, the Murfreesboro Police Department announced the addition of their very first mental health co-responder to be.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Report that Residents Continues to Leave their Vehicles Unlocked - Vehicle Break-ins Continue

Aug 03, 2022 at 06:54 pm by WGNS

Over the past 3-weeks, 22-vehicles have been reported as stolen in Murfreesboro. Making it easier on thieves, many people are leaving the keys to their car inside their rides,.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Department Captain retires after more than 30-years of service

Jul 29, 2022 at 08:31 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Murfreesboro Police Department Captain Alan Smith announces his retirement after more than 30-years of dedicated service to the department. &nbs.... Read More

TBI: Drug-Related Death Task Force and Murfreesboro Police Seize 15-thousand fentanyl-laced pills

Jul 27, 2022 at 02:50 pm by WGNS

RUTHERFORD COUNTY – An investigation by drug agents and detectives with the TBI Middle Tennessee HIDTA (High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area) Drug-Related Death Tas.... Read More

Lowe's Theft Case Adds Up to More Than $1,600

Jul 26, 2022 at 08:46 pm by WGNS

The Murfreesboro Police Department is investigating a theft case at Lowe's that reportedly included two shopping carts filled with more than $1,600 in merchandise. Accordin.... Read More

Appeal Denied for Murfreesboro Man Convicted on 10-Counts of Rape of a Child

Jul 20, 2022 at 07:46 pm by WGNS

  RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN. – The Tennessee Supreme Court has denied an appeal filed by Marcus Willingham, who was convicted in the Rutherford County Courtro.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police want to question 'Persons of Interest' in Target and Lowe's $2,000+ Theft Cases

Jul 20, 2022 at 10:19 am by WGNS

  Murfreesboro Police have released a BOLO, or a 'Be On the Lookout' for three persons of interest in a theft case. MPD Public Information Officer Larry Flowers told WGN.... Read More

Fraudulent purchases through a local victim's Walmart app

Jul 19, 2022 at 11:30 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn - Make sure you check your bank or credit card statement often, or else you may fall victim to theft and fraud. A 23-year-old Murfreesboro woman fell victi.... Read More

Drive-By Shooting Reported in Murfreesboro

Jul 18, 2022 at 12:47 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO, TN) A home in the 400 block of South Bilbro Avenue near Minor Street in Murfreesboro was hit by a bullet, according to a recently filed police report. The incid.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Investigating Car Break-In Case - Unknown Subjects Allegedly Write $6,300 in Checks

Jul 14, 2022 at 05:39 pm by WGNS

  (MURFREESBORO, TN) UPDATE - BOLO CANCELED! Murfreesboro Police report, "Detective Rice has identified the two persons of interest in this auto burglary/fraud case.".... Read More

UPDATE: Phone Scam Targeting Murfreesboro Residents Uses Scare Tactics Highlighting The Cartel

Jul 12, 2022 at 05:04 pm by WGNS

  MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – WGNS has more details on an extortion effort that is focusing on scare tactics, while highlighting the Cartel. Murfreesboro Police Pub.... Read More

Despite Ordinances Against It, Fireworks Continue to be Fired in Murfreesboro a Full Week After July 4th

Jul 11, 2022 at 05:44 pm by WGNS

  WGNS has received several emails from listeners who live in the city limits of Murfreesboro asking why they continue to hear the sound of fireworks - a full week after.... Read More

UPDATE: Serious Saturday Evening Crash New Salem @ Cason Ln.

Jul 09, 2022 at 07:30 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Shortly before 5:00 o'clock Saturday night (7/9/2022) there was a 3-vehicle crash on the New Salem Highway (Eagleville Highway, Highway 99) at C.... Read More

Have You Seen This MISSING MAN?

Jul 06, 2022 at 09:12 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Local police are asking the public to help find 51-year old Donald Eugene Foster. He was reported missing by the opertor of Grace House on July 4, 2022. Murfre.... Read More

Shoplifting Continues to Plague Murfreesboro Stores

Jul 05, 2022 at 03:12 pm by WGNS

Here's the latest report on shoplifting in the Murfreesboro area… In one of several recently filed reports, Murfreesboro Police were called to Journey’s, a retail.... Read More

Extortion scams targeting residents of Murfreesboro

Jul 01, 2022 at 02:28 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Murfreesboro Police Department Criminal Investigations Division (CID) fraud detectives are warning residents about a phone scam from callers c.... Read More

Court Date Nears after five people were arrested in the 2020 homicide of a Murfreesboro man

Jul 01, 2022 at 11:06 am by WGNS

(UPDATED 07/01/2022) MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – As heard in previous newscast, the Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD), U.S. Marshals in Memphis, and Montgomery County.... Read More