Crime & Courts

Bizarre in the Boro: Man arrested after taking pictures in ladies room

Apr 14, 2018 at 10:00 am by Michelle Willard

A Japanese national was arrested last week for reportedly hiding in a women's restroom and taking pictures, according to a Murfreesboro Police Department arrest report..... Read More

Suspect arrested in death of Blair Yvonne Alexander

Apr 12, 2018 at 03:00 pm by Michelle Willard

A 38-year-old man has been arrested for his alleged role in the death of a woman found Feb 17 on West College Street in Murfreesboro. On Saturday, Feb. 17, officers from the.... Read More

$1.3M in black market-produced pills seized Rutherford County Sheriff’s detectives

Apr 10, 2018 at 03:59 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Almost $1.3 million worth of clandestine, lab-produced illegal pills and a powder to make Xanax were seized Monday by Rutherford County Sheriff’s narcotics detectives an.... Read More

Two out-of-state suspects nabbed for unrelated murders in Rutherford County

Apr 09, 2018 at 08:09 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Two men wanted for unrelated out-of-state murder charges were apprehended Monday in Rutherford County, authorities with the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office said. Susp.... Read More

Sheriff: Former MTSU student wanted for double murder found dead in Mississippi

Apr 09, 2018 at 10:05 am by Michelle Willard

A body believed to be that of Casey Lawhorn, 23, has been found in Mississippi, according to a social media post by the Jasper County, Miss., Sheriff's Department. Lawhorn,&n.... Read More

Bizarre in the Boro: Man reports friend for 'talking with him about death and funerals' too much

Apr 07, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

  A concerned friend called police because he thought his buddy likes dead bodies a little too much. According to a report filed with the Murfreesboro Police Department.... Read More
Devin Bond

Did Devin Bond run away to live 'as a homeless person?'

Apr 02, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

On the morning of March 31, 2017, Devin Bond's little brother walked into his room to see why his brother wasn't up yet.  Instead of finding the 16-year-old sleepin.... Read More

Bizarre in the Boro: Pantsless woman strikes tree, charged with DUI

Mar 31, 2018 at 12:17 pm by Michelle Willard

After she struck a tree on North Thompson Lane and the responding officer found her partially clothed, a 27-year-old woman stands accused of driving under the influence as she.... Read More

Rockvale man charged for threatening judge

Mar 20, 2018 at 11:09 am by Lisa Marchesoni

A suspect who claimed to carry a gun to kill a judge in the Judicial Building Monday was arrested by Court Security deputies. Suspect Troy Clinton Chaffin, 48, of Dedham Driv.... Read More

Man charged with attempted murder following Saturday house fire

Mar 19, 2018 at 03:00 pm by Voice Wire

Murfreesboro Police has charged a 52-year-old man with attempted murder for his alleged role in a fire Saturday, March 17 at 524 N. Maple St., according to.... Read More