TBI Internet Crimes Against Children: Operation Protecting Tomorrow

May 17, 2024 at 11:59 am by WGNS News

Over a three-month period, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force conducted Operation Protecting Tomorrow. The multiple-age.... Read More

Man Arrested After Police Learned He Allegedly Fathered the Child of 12-Year-Old

Apr 25, 2024 at 11:22 am by WGNS News

A shocking case has emerged in Middle Tennessee, where a 23-year-old man stands accused of fathering a child with a 15-year-old girl, leading to serious charges by authorities.... Read More

High-Speed Chase in Murfreesboro on Monday Night

Apr 02, 2024 at 05:08 pm by WGNS News

  RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - A felon wanted on aggravated domestic assault charges was arrested after trying to evade Rutherford County Sheriff’s deputies and attempt.... Read More

Cryptocurrency Theft Leads to Multi-Agency Investigation and Arrest - More Victims Possible

Feb 01, 2024 at 09:50 am by WGNS News

POLK COUNTY – Special agents from the Cybercrime and Digital Evidence Unit of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have concluded an extensive investigation into.... Read More

Suspect in the Murder of a Twice Daily Gas Station Employee in Smyrna Awaits Next Court Date

Jan 08, 2024 at 04:05 pm by WGNS News

  SMYRNA, TN - In August of 2022, Smyrna Police responded to a shooting at the Twice Daily gas station at the corner of Sam Ridley and Stonecrest Parkway. Upon their arr.... Read More

Smyrna Police Seek Public Assistance in Identifying Alleged Theft Suspects

Jan 03, 2024 at 11:34 pm by WGNS News

Smyrna, TN – The Smyrna Police Department is actively seeking the public's help in identifying individuals suspected of theft in two separate incidents, both captured.... Read More

Murfreesboro Detectives Seek Public Assistance in Identifying Person of Interest in Vape Shop Burglary Attempt

Dec 28, 2023 at 10:23 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - Murfreesboro detectives are seeking the public's help in identifying a person of interest connected to an attempted burglary at the Vape Guru Smoke Shop o.... Read More

Smyrna Police Seek Public Assistance in Identifying Walmart Theft Suspect

Dec 27, 2023 at 09:28 pm by WGNS News

Smyrna, TN — The Smyrna Police Department is reaching out to the public for assistance in identifying a possible theft suspect captured on surveillance cameras at Walmar.... Read More

Holiday Shoplifting Concerns Rise as Shelbyville Police Seek Assistance in Theft Case

Dec 06, 2023 at 06:05 pm by WGNS News

Shelbyville,  TN - With the holiday season in full swing, retail stores are facing an unfortunate uptick in shoplifting incidents, and the Shelbyville Police Department i.... Read More

Shoplifting Incident in Smyrna Prompts Investigation: Authorities Seek Public Assistance

Dec 04, 2023 at 10:42 am by WGNS News

Smyrna, TN - On the afternoon of November 15, 2023, an unsettling incident unfolded in Smyrna, Tennessee, as three females entered a local store and brazenly left without pa.... Read More

Arrest Made in Two Longview Drive Car Fires in the Smyrna, TN Area

Nov 17, 2023 at 12:04 pm by WGNS News

Rutherford County, TN – Investigators with the Rutherford County Fire Marshal’s Office have charged a juvenile with multiple counts in reference to two separate.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Attempt to Identify “Persons of Interest” in Theft Case

Nov 09, 2023 at 07:49 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - Detectives are asking for assistance in identifying two persons of interest in a shoplifting case. According to Murfreesboro Police, the alleged theft tha.... Read More

Car Stolen in Murfreesboro Area Stopped in Lebanon, TN

Oct 26, 2023 at 12:35 pm by WGNS News

Late Tuesday evening, Safenet alerted on a stolen white Chevrolet Traverse out of Murfreesboro. Safenet utilizes software that reads license plate numbers and then alerts poli.... Read More

UPDATE: Shoplifting Case at Target Leads to Warrants

Oct 11, 2023 at 11:36 am by WGNS News

NEW: There has been a change of events in a shoplifting case that started at the Target store on Old Fort Parkway. Murfreesboro Police have been able to identify a subject w.... Read More

Theft Suspect Allegedly Runs from Deputies, Captured Following Morning

Oct 09, 2023 at 10:54 am by WGNS News

CANNON COUNTY, TENN – Over this past weekend in Auburntown, a man who was wanted by the Cannon County Sheriff's Office managed to escape custody for a short time, but.... Read More

Smyrna Police Seeking Information Surrounding Theft from Target

Sep 21, 2023 at 10:41 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - In Smyrna, Police are hoping to gain additional information about a theft that occurred late last month (08/28/23) in the Target store. Detectives are seeking t.... Read More

Evangelist / Guest Pastor at a Variety of Churches Arrested on Multiple Rape of a Child Charges in Murfreesboro

Sep 20, 2023 at 02:02 am by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - An evangelist who calls the Blackman area home is facing a slew of charges that revolve around the rape of a child. Benjamin Garlick was taken into.... Read More

Unknown Subject Steals Trailer in Broad Daylight on 231 South

Sep 19, 2023 at 07:34 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - In Christiana, the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office was recently dispatched to a local address after an unknown subject helped himself to someo.... Read More

Person of Interest Identified in Local Shoplifting Incident

Aug 24, 2023 at 05:04 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN – Another shoplifting case that was reported in the City limits of Murfreesboro is a step closer to hitting the courts, now that a person of interest.... Read More

UPDATE: As of August 16th, Metro Police have Not Arrested a Suspect in the Recent I-24 Road Rage Shooting

Aug 16, 2023 at 11:35 pm by WGNS News

UPDATED - WGNS has more news on an August 1st shooting that occurred during a road rage incident in Antioch, which involved a driver who works for a Rutherford County company..... Read More