La Vergne Police Officer Joyner Died Monday Morning In Smyrna

Dec 11, 2023 at 09:03 pm by WGNS

(SMYRNA, TN) On Monday (12/11/2023) morning a truck was found in a creek that is just off Fitzhugh Blvd. near the Smyrna-Rutherford County Airport and golf course. Emergency M.... Read More

Still On The Run...BOLO: John C. Drake, Jr.

Oct 22, 2023 at 01:54 pm by WGNS

(La Vergne, TN) La Vergne Police Chief Christopher Moews (pronounced Mays) said the suspect in Saturday afternoon's (2:30PM, 10/21/2023) remains at large. CBS News Report.... Read More

Suspect Allegedly Steals Flowers from Deceased Officer’s Vehicle in LaVergne - Smyrna Police Help with Arrest

Apr 19, 2023 at 09:21 pm by WGNS News

La Vergne, TN - One person is under arrest after allegedly stealing floral arrangements from the squad car belonging to fallen LPD Lt. Robert Hayes. The suspect entered the C.... Read More

UPDATED: La Vergne Police Mourn Lieutenant to Cancer Battle

Apr 18, 2023 at 10:15 pm by WGNS News

(La Vergne, Tenn.) UPDATE: Visitation and funeral arrangements have been announced for Lt. Robert Hayes, who passed away on April 17th following a short, but valiant fi.... Read More

LaVergne, Smyrna and Murfreesboro Honor Dispatchers During National Telecommunicators Week

Apr 10, 2023 at 06:18 pm by WGNS News

La Vergne, TN - National Telecommunicators Week is from April 9 to 15 this year and recognizes the dispatchers who dutifully answer 911 calls and calls for service. The La.... Read More

Do You Recognize These Men?

Feb 09, 2023 at 04:12 pm by WGNS

(La VERGNE, TN) La Vergne police detectives are asking for assistance to identify two burglary and theft of property suspects. The men entered the La Vergne Beverage Dep.... Read More

La Vergne Prepares for Annual National Night Out

Sep 07, 2022 at 11:23 am by WGNS

(La Vergne, Tenn.) The La Vergne Police Department will be hosting National Night Out on October 4 at Veterans Memorial Park, located at 115 Floyd Mayfield Drive, from 6:00 p..... Read More

Brief Pursuit Ends in Crash Involving Rutherford Co. School Bus, Three Taken into Custody

Aug 25, 2022 at 09:38 pm by WGNS

(La Vergne, Tenn.) Murfreesboro Road was shut down on August 25th in the eastbound direction due to a multi-vehicle crash that included a Rutherford County School bus in LaVer.... Read More

La Vergne Police make arrest, thanks to their license plate reader system

Jun 14, 2022 at 10:14 am by WGNS

(La Vergne, Tenn.) Another arrest has been made in Rutherford County, thanks to the handy electronic work of a specialized license plate reader. The arrest of two adults, foll.... Read More

1 Dead: Apparent Attempted Murder-Suicide

Apr 02, 2022 at 05:48 am by WGNS

(La VERGNE, TN)  One person is dead after apparently shooting a family member and himself late Thursday night in La Vergne.  The gunman was found inside his house o.... Read More

St. Patrick's Day Sobriety Checkpoint announced for LaVergne, TN

Mar 09, 2022 at 11:55 am by WGNS

LA VERGNE, TENN. - Sobriety checkpoints will be set up in LaVergne next week.The La Vergne Police Department is encouraging everyone to drive safe and drive sober on St. Patri.... Read More

UPDATE On La Vergne Co-Op's Wednesday Fire

Aug 21, 2020 at 05:49 am by WGNS

(La VERGNE TN)  Here's an update on the Wednesday afternoon fire at the Tennessee Co-Op in La Vergne. Initial reports said there were flames in the lower level grain prod.... Read More

Help ID Suspect In La Vergne Armed Robbery

Jul 18, 2020 at 04:00 pm by WGNS

(La Vergne TN)  La Vergne, TN police continue to gather information regarding an armed robbery that took place a week ago at the Pilot Gas Station on Waldron Road near I-.... Read More