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UPDATED: Juvenile posts anonymous threat against Riverdale, gets arrested

Sep 20, 2018 at 07:29 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

No weapons have been found at Riverdale High School and the school is not on lockdown Friday, Rutherford County Sheriff’s supervisors said. Extra School Resource Office.... Read More

Murfreesboro man charged as 'serial bank robber'

Sep 20, 2018 at 02:22 pm by Voice Wire

With no mention of what kind of hat he was wearing, U.S. Attorney Don Cochran for the Middle District of Tennessee announced a 24-year-old Murfreesboro man has been indic.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Four white juveniles arrested for defacing black church

Sep 19, 2018 at 02:31 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Four juveniles were charged after they allegedly wrote racially-insensitive comments in Bibles and doors of an African-American church and stole property Tuesday, sheriff&rsqu.... Read More
Not an attempted abduction

MPD: Attempted abduction report from South Church Kroger was a hoax

Sep 18, 2018 at 03:33 pm by Voice Wire

The man, who claimed that three men tried to abduct him from a grocery store parking lot, admitted the report was a hoax, according to the Murfreesboro Police Department.... Read More
US Bank Robber

Man in funny hat wanted for bank robbery

Sep 17, 2018 at 08:43 pm by Michelle Willard

A man, who apparently didn't care about getting identified, dressed as a hipster with a funny hat to rob a Murfreesboro bank on Monday afternoon. The man walk.... Read More
Erin Foster and Jeremy Bechtel

How did two teenagers disappear without a trace from Sparta?

Sep 17, 2018 at 11:00 am by Michelle Willard

White County teenagers Erin Foster and Jeremy Bechtel should have come home the night of April 3, 2000, but they disappeared, along with Erin's prized two-door 1998 Pontiac Gr.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office

Murder suspect captured by Rutherford County deputies

Sep 14, 2018 at 09:15 am by Lisa Marchesoni

A Maury County man wanted for murder of a 2-year-old child was captured by Rutherford County Sheriff’s deputies about 3 p.m. Thursday at Lowe’s in Murfreesboro, sa.... Read More
Stacy D. Gatley

Was Stacy Gatley shot in a case of mistaken identity?

Sep 10, 2018 at 11:45 am by Michelle Willard

  As of 2015, Jackson, Tenn., had recorded more than 50 unsolved murders in the 25 years since 1990. In response to the overwhelming number of victims without ju.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Rutherford County detention officer indicted for allegedly assaulting inmate

Sep 07, 2018 at 02:54 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

A Rutherford County Detention Center deputy was terminated Friday after being indicted by the grand jury, said Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh. William Jones, 26, of Murfreesboro was c.... Read More
Shooting at College Grove Apartments

UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police search for suspect in Highland Avenue shooting

Sep 07, 2018 at 01:01 pm by Voice Wire

Murfreesboro Police Department Violent Crimes Unit issued a bulletin about a subject wanted for questioning in a shooting Friday morning at College Grove Apartm.... Read More