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Police quickly nab pair of suspects involved in Facebook Marketplace armed robbery Police quickly nab pair of suspects involved in Facebook Marketplace armed robbery
What began as a plan for a woman to sell a vehicle through Facebook Marketplace ended in a dangerous carjacking Thursday, July 31. Two suspects have been arrested.
Long-time Murfreesboro Police Sergeant retires after more than three decades Long-time Murfreesboro Police Sergeant retires after more than three decades
Police Sergeant David “Dino” Johnson has retired from the Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) after 33 years of dedicated service.
Suspect arrested in early morning carjacking, kidnapping, shooting Suspect arrested in early morning carjacking, kidnapping, shooting
An 18-year-old Murfreesboro resident was shot and found in the middle of Interstate 24 following a carjacking and kidnapping in Murfreesboro overnight. The suspect led a neighboring agency on a chase before crashing.
Police searching for person who desecrated mausoleum, stealing ashes and jewelry Police searching for person who desecrated mausoleum, stealing ashes and jewelry
Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) detectives are searching for the person who stole three urns containing ashes and an assortment of jewelry from two mausoleum display cases at Roselawn Memorial Gardens.
UPDATE:  Suspect arrested and charged with the Fourth of July shooting of ex-girlfriend UPDATE: Suspect arrested and charged with the Fourth of July shooting of ex-girlfriend
After a week on the run, the suspect in the shooting of his ex-girlfriend on the Fourth of July has been arrested.
Police arrest homicide suspect in Thursday evening shooting Police arrest homicide suspect in Thursday evening shooting
Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Criminal Investigations Division detectives have arrested the person who shot and killed a Murfreesboro man Thursday evening, July 9.
Man on the run after shooting ex-girlfriend at Murfreesboro apartment Man on the run after shooting ex-girlfriend at Murfreesboro apartment
Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) detectives are searching for the man who shot a woman multiple times and fled the scene early Saturday morning, July 4.
Two people seriously injured in car vs. motorcycle crash Tuesday Two people seriously injured in car vs. motorcycle crash Tuesday
A driver who failed to yield the right of way is believed to be the cause of a crash between a motorcycle and a car that seriously injured two people at the intersection of Memorial Blvd. and E. Northfield Blvd. Tuesday night June 30.
Man arrested minutes after spraying a home with bullets, seven people inside escape injury Man arrested minutes after spraying a home with bullets, seven people inside escape injury
A Murfreesboro man has been arrested for shooting at a home multiple times with seven people inside, including a 15-month old, on Saturday, June 27.
Heavy rain, speed may have been factors in fatal two vehicle crash Sunday Heavy rain, speed may have been factors in fatal two vehicle crash Sunday
An Antioch man has died, and three others were hurt, including a five-year-old child, following a near head-on collision on Medical Center Pkwy. Sunday, June 28. The crash was the result of driving too fast in the rain.
Suspect arrested for robbing and shooting a Murfreesboro man; stolen guns recovered Suspect arrested for robbing and shooting a Murfreesboro man; stolen guns recovered
A suspect has been arrested and multiple stolen firearms recovered following the robbery and shooting of a Murfreesboro man Wednesday, June 24. Another suspect is still on the run.
Murfreesboro Emergency Communications promotes five employees Murfreesboro Emergency Communications promotes five employees
The Murfreesboro Emergency Communications Center recently recognized employee promotions after a ceremony honoring them was postponed because of COVID-19.
Two men shot after botched drug deal, attempted robbery in liquor store parking lot Two men shot after botched drug deal, attempted robbery in liquor store parking lot
Murfreesboro Police Department Criminal Investigations Division detectives are investigating a botched drug deal and attempted robbery that lead to the shooting of two men in the parking lot of a liquor store on Monday, June 22.
Police investigate shooting in parking lot of apartment complex Police investigate shooting in parking lot of apartment complex
A man was found shot to death in a car in the parking lot of a Murfreesboro apartment complex Friday morning, June 19.
Man shot multiple times at apartment complex, gunman still on the run Man shot multiple times at apartment complex, gunman still on the run
A Murfreesboro man was shot multiple times outside an apartment building Thursday evening, June 18. The suspect who shot him is still on the run.
Verbal dispute between acquaintances leads to triple shooting Verbal dispute between acquaintances leads to triple shooting
Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) detectives say a dispute between acquaintances led to a triple shooting Thursday, June 18.
MPD RELEASES DASH CAM VIDEOS OF MURFREESBORO PROTEST MPD RELEASES DASH CAM VIDEOS OF MURFREESBORO PROTEST
The Murfreesboro Police Department is making patrol vehicle videos available consistent with the Tennessee Public Open Records Act after multiple Open Records requests from the media and private citizens of the Sunday, May 31, 2020 Murfreesboro vigil and protest.
Murfreesboro murder suspect arrested in Mississippi Murfreesboro murder suspect arrested in Mississippi
A fugitive from justice wanted in the 2019 Eagle Street murder of a Murfreesboro man has been arrested in Mississippi.
An adult and three juveniles arrested for shooting at Murfreesboro man An adult and three juveniles arrested for shooting at Murfreesboro man
Three juveniles and an adult male are in custody after being arrested on a variety of charges, including shooting at a Murfreesboro man Friday, June 5.
Two men arrested for burglarizing and vandalizing church van Two men arrested for burglarizing and vandalizing church van
Two Murfreesboro men led police on a foot chase and were later arrested for breaking into and vandalizing a church van Tuesday, June 8.
Body of man found in wooded area ruled homicide, suspect arrested Body of man found in wooded area ruled homicide, suspect arrested
The death of a man whose body was found in a wooded area on Robert Rose Drive Friday, May 15, has been ruled a homicide. An arrest has also been made in the case.
Victim identified in weekend fatal shooting Victim identified in weekend fatal shooting
Police have identified the victim in a deadly weekend shooting on E. Northfield Blvd. as Thomas “Tommy” Holland, 46, of Murfreesboro.
Police investigating after body of man found in wooded area Police investigating after body of man found in wooded area
A unidentified man’s body was found in a wooded area near a vacant lot in the 900 block of Robert Rose Drive Friday, May 15. Police are working to identify the man.
MPD Peace Officers Memorial Service to honor fallen goes virtual MPD Peace Officers Memorial Service to honor fallen goes virtual
The annual Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Peace Officers Memorial ceremony in honor of fallen officers, will air on various broadcast and social media platforms, at 12:00 p.m. Thursday, May 14. In past years, the ceremony has taken place at the Murfreesboro Civic Plaza, most recently, at the Memorial Wall located at the MPD headquarters on N. Highland Ave.
MPD partners with Tennessee Highway Safety Office to promote ‘Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month’ in MPD partners with Tennessee Highway Safety Office to promote ‘Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month’ in
The Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) is partnering with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office in promoting motorcycle safety during the month of May, nationally recognized as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.
K-9 helps led officers to a teenager who robbed woman at ATM, another suspect on the run K-9 helps led officers to a teenager who robbed woman at ATM, another suspect on the run
A Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) K-9 was able to lead a track to a teenager who is accused of robbing two women at gunpoint as one withdrew money from an Automatic Teller Machine (ATM) on Saturday, May 9. Another suspect remains on the run.
Police investigating woman’s death after body found outside apartment complex Police investigating woman’s death after body found outside apartment complex
The Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) is working a death investigation at the Chariot Pointe Apartments after a woman was found dead Tuesday morning, May 12. Detectives are trying to determine how she died.
Bomb squad renders discarded pressure cooker in front of elementary school safe Bomb squad renders discarded pressure cooker in front of elementary school safe
A pressure cooker was found at the entrance of Cason Lane Academy which caused a scare Friday afternoon, May 8.
F.A.C.T. investigating serious head-on collision F.A.C.T. investigating serious head-on collision
Members of the Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Fatal Accident Crash Team, or F.A.C.T., are investigating a serious head-on crash where a vehicle burst into flames, trapping the driver, just after 11:00 p.m. Saturday, April 25.
Murfreesboro Communications Supervisor and Communications Training Officer named co-Public Safety T Murfreesboro Communications Supervisor and Communications Training Officer named co-Public Safety T
Murfreesboro Emergency Communications Center Communications Supervisor Tiffany Matthews and Communications Training Officer Brady Lutton have been named co-Public Safety Telecommunicator of the Year for their hard work and selfless actions.
MPD detectives investigating a fatal shooting MPD detectives investigating a fatal shooting
Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Criminal Investigations Division detectives are investigating the circumstances that lead to the shooting death of a Woodbury man in Murfreesboro Thursday evening, April 9.
Shooting suspect arrested in connection to N. Rutherford Blvd. homicide Shooting suspect arrested in connection to N. Rutherford Blvd. homicide
Shooting suspect, James E. Evans, III, 28, of Murfreesboro, has been arrested for the fatal shooting of Woodbury resident Stephen Lopez, Jr. in Murfreesboro Thursday, April 9.
Shooting suspect arrested in connection to N. Rutherford Blvd. homicide Shooting suspect arrested in connection to N. Rutherford Blvd. homicide
Shooting suspect, James E. Evans, III, 28, of Murfreesboro, has been arrested for the fatal shooting of Woodbury resident Stephen Lopez, Jr. in Murfreesboro Thursday, April 9.
Speed may have played factor in serious two-vehicle crash Speed may have played factor in serious two-vehicle crash
Excessive speed may have been a contributing factor in a serious two-vehicle crash on S. Church Street (Shelbyville Hwy) Saturday, April 11.
Inactive military training grenade found in yard of Murfreesboro home Inactive military training grenade found in yard of Murfreesboro home
Members of the Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) Bomb Squad removed what turned out to be an inactive military training hand grenade found in the front yard of a Murfreesboro home late Friday morning, March 27.
MPD Detective graduates from National Forensic Academy MPD Detective graduates from National Forensic Academy
A Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) sergeant becomes the fourth departmental staff member to graduate from the University of Tennessee National Forensic Academy (NFA).
Man who broke into home last summer charged after leaving fingerprints Man who broke into home last summer charged after leaving fingerprints
A man who made himself at home after breaking into a residence in Murfreesboro six-months ago, has been charged with aggravated burglary, theft and vandalism. Jimmy Dean Ulrich, Jr., 42, was identified as the burglar after an Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) hit on a fingerprint recovered from a Pop-Tart wrapper.
Man arrested for robbing two Murfreesboro banks months apart Man arrested for robbing two Murfreesboro banks months apart
A man has been arrested for robbing two Murfreesboro banks four months apart, using only a note. Devon Gault, 24, of Murfreesboro, was arrested Wed., Feb. 19, for two counts of aggravated robbery.
Man Indicted, Charged with 2nd Degree Murder in 2019 Heroin Overdose Death  Man Indicted, Charged with 2nd Degree Murder in 2019 Heroin Overdose Death
A Murfreesboro man has been indicted and charged in connection with a 2019 overdose death of a man found deceased at a gas station in June 2019.
Police still searching for man who robbed and shot a store clerk Police still searching for man who robbed and shot a store clerk
Murfreesboro Police Department officers and detectives are still searching for the man who robbed and shot a store clerk and took off in victim’s vehicle, Monday, Feb. 10.
BEHIND THE BADGE: Sex Trafficking Awareness for hotel managers, FACT, lifesaving dispatcher BEHIND THE BADGE: Sex Trafficking Awareness for hotel managers, FACT, lifesaving dispatcher
The Murfreesboro Police Department Special Investigation Division hosted sex trafficking awareness training for local hotel managers; a dispatcher helps save the life of a suicidal man more than 500 miles away. The first 2020 episode of MPDs ‘Behind The Badge,’ on CityTV is available on YouTube at https://youtu.be/3BkGuhKb0rY and airing on CityTV the next few months.
Murfreesboro man plead guilty in fraudulent bar code shoplifting ring Murfreesboro man plead guilty in fraudulent bar code shoplifting ring
A Murfreesboro man accused in a multi-state fraudulent bar code shoplifting ring has plead guilty to the charge against him in the City of Murfreesboro. His wife has been cleared of charges.
Murfreesboro dispatcher talks a man out of committing suicide nearly 500 miles away, in a different Murfreesboro dispatcher talks a man out of committing suicide nearly 500 miles away, in a different
A Mississippi man who contemplated suicide, is alive thanks to the determination and quick thinking of a Murfreesboro Emergency Communications Specialist II (Dispatcher) who was nearly 500 miles away in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.
Firefighter, dispatcher receive life-saver award Firefighter, dispatcher receive life-saver award
A Murfreesboro firefighter and an Emergency Communications specialist were among those honored with the Jerry Anderson Hero Award from the Murfreesboro Branch of the NAACP Saturday (Jan. 25). The awards were presented at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast held at Middle Tennessee State University James Union Building.
Suspect who shot at officers identified Suspect who shot at officers identified
The man who fired shots at Murfreesboro Police Department officers after a foot pursuit and crash has been identified as Larenzo D. Flowers, 26, of Murfreesboro.
UPDATE:  Woman struck and killed by train identified UPDATE: Woman struck and killed by train identified
The victim in the fatal train vs pedestrian accident has been identified as 38-year-old Nadia Berkman. Her family has been notified.
Man, fires shots at officers following foot pursuit, barricades himself in home Man, fires shots at officers following foot pursuit, barricades himself in home
A man barricades himself in a home for more than three hours before being taken into custody by Special Operations Unit (SOU) team members. Earlier, the suspect fired multiple shots at officers following a car crash and a brief foot pursuit.
Firefighters discover deceased woman in vehicle in a grocery store parking lot Firefighters discover deceased woman in vehicle in a grocery store parking lot
Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) detectives are investigating an unattended death of a woman found by firefighters, unresponsive in a vehicle in a grocery store parking lot, Monday afternoon, Jan. 6.
MPD Promotes Four to Lieutenant, Civilian employee retires MPD Promotes Four to Lieutenant, Civilian employee retires
Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Chief Michael Bowen promotes four (4) sergeants to the rank of Lieutenant – Lieutenant Jeff Baskette, Lieutenant Melonie Roche, Lieutenant Sam Smith and Lieutenant Craig Snider.
Operation Toy Soldier Fraudulent bar code shoplifting ring busted Operation Toy Soldier Fraudulent bar code shoplifting ring busted
Murfreesboro Police and authorities in Alabama have dismantled a shoplifting ring where fraudulent UPC bar codes were used to purchase Star Wars theme toys and other action figures for pennies on the dollar, throughout the Southeast and reselling them online.
Two MPD officers honored by Tennessee Highway Safety Office Two MPD officers honored by Tennessee Highway Safety Office
Two Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) officers were among dozens of law enforcement officers statewide to be honored by the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) for their efforts in keeping Middle Tennessee roadways safer.
MPD issues warning about banking texting scam MPD issues warning about banking texting scam
A Murfreesboro woman is the latest victim of a texting scam targeting banking customers.
Florida fugitive arrested after stand-off with police Florida fugitive arrested after stand-off with police
A man wanted on a felony warrant for probation violation out of Florida is taken into custody after a two-hour stand-off with Murfreesboro Police Department’s SWAT Team.
Charges pending in fatal crash Charges pending in fatal crash
A Murfreesboro man is deceased and another one injured following a single vehicle crash on Warrior Driver Saturday morning, Dec. 7.
Couple arrested for a string of business burglaries Couple arrested for a string of business burglaries
A Murfreesboro man and woman have been arrested and charged with a string of commercial business burglaries that occurred over three months.
Suspect arrested for vandalizing MPD patrol vehicle Suspect arrested for vandalizing MPD patrol vehicle
A Murfreesboro man is behind bars after being arrested for vandalizing a Murfreesboro Police Department patrol vehicle.
NW Broad Street Fatal Crash victim’s identity released NW Broad Street Fatal Crash victim’s identity released
The 19-year old man killed in the crash on NW Broad Street on Wednesday, Nov. 6, has been identified as Justin Lee Howard (03-08-2000) of Readyville, Tenn.
NW Broad Street Fatal crash NW Broad Street Fatal crash
A 19-year old man was killed after his vehicle veered off the roadway and down an embankment, striking a tree, in the southbound lane of NW Broad Street (Hwy 41/70) on Wednesday morning, Nov. 6.
Grand Jury indicts Kelsey Ketron on multiple charges Grand Jury indicts Kelsey Ketron on multiple charges
A Rutherford County Grand Jury has returned three indictments against Universal International Insurance employee Kelsey Ketron who faces more than 70 separate charges.
MPD AND MFRD OFFER HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS MPD AND MFRD OFFER HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS
It’s that time of year for trick-or-treating, haunted houses and all things ghosts and goblins, but the spooky fun can easily turn dangerous if you’re not careful. That’s why city public safety officials want to make sure you’re safe this Halloween.
MAN ROBS FOUR CONVENIENCE STORES WITH BB GUN ARRESTED MAN ROBS FOUR CONVENIENCE STORES WITH BB GUN ARRESTED
A man who has been robbing stores along Memorial Blvd. over the past week and a half has been arrested. Mark Longmire, Jr., 29, is accused of robbing the following businesses using what appeared to be a shotgun and getting away with hundreds of dollars and cigarettes.
THIEVES PULL OFF A HIGH-DOLLAR JEWELRY HEIST THIEVES PULL OFF A HIGH-DOLLAR JEWELRY HEIST
Murfreesboro Police Detectives are trying to track down the men who allegedly pulled off high-dollar jewelry heists at Sam’s Clubs from Tennessee to Illinois, including one in Murfreesboro on Thursday, Oct. 17.
NOON EXCHANGE CLUB NAMES MPD OFFICER NATHAN CORWIN ‘OFFICER OF THE YEAR’ NOON EXCHANGE CLUB NAMES MPD OFFICER NATHAN CORWIN ‘OFFICER OF THE YEAR’
Murfreesboro Police Department Officer Nathan Corwin has been named, ‘Officer of the Year,’ by the Noon Exchange Club of Murfreesboro.
MAN ARRESTED FOR SHOOTING AT VEHICLES WHILE DRIVING MAN ARRESTED FOR SHOOTING AT VEHICLES WHILE DRIVING
A man called 9-1-1 Sunday, Oct. 6, claiming he was being followed. He fired shots while driving along the Interstate, striking a vehicle and damaging his own.
MAN ARRESTED FOR SHOOTING AT VEHICLES WHILE DRIVING MAN ARRESTED FOR SHOOTING AT VEHICLES WHILE DRIVING
A man called 9-1-1 Sunday, Oct. 6, claiming he was being followed. He fired shots while driving along the Interstate, striking a vehicle and damaging his own.
BANK ROBBERY 19-0021092 BANK ROBBERY 19-0021092
On Tuesday, October 8, at approximately 3:03 p.m., Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call of a robbery at the First Tennessee Bank, 123 W. Thompson Lane.
MPD INVESTIGATES RASH OF VEHICLE BREAK-INS MPD INVESTIGATES RASH OF VEHICLE BREAK-INS
The Murfreesboro Police Department is investigating a rash of vehicle break-ins where car windows were shattered, vehicles broken into and items stolen early Monday morning, Oct. 7.
MPD WARNS OF CON ARTISTS IMPERSONATING POLICE OFFICER MPD WARNS OF CON ARTISTS IMPERSONATING POLICE OFFICER
A Murfreesboro man was swindled out of nearly $18,000 by someone using a spoofed Murfreesboro Police Department phone number, claiming there were warrants out for the man’s arrest and that his social security number had been compromised.
MPD WELCOMES NINE NEW OFFICERS MPD WELCOMES NINE NEW OFFICERS
The Murfreesboro Police Department’s newest officers graduated Sept. 27 from the Tennessee Law Enforcement Training Academy (TLETA) in Nashville. The officers, who were part of Class 1869, spent 12-weeks studying and training at the Basic Police School.
EXPLOSIVE DEVICE FOUND IN VEHICLE OF A MAN WHO OVERDOSED EXPLOSIVE DEVICE FOUND IN VEHICLE OF A MAN WHO OVERDOSED
A convenience store was temporarily closed for business early Sunday morning after a possible improvised explosive device (IED) was found inside a vehicle where the driver is believed to have overdosed.
Police Seek Suspect in Triple Shooting Police Seek Suspect in Triple Shooting
Three people were rushed to the hospital and a gunman is on the run following a shooting at an apartment complex late Sunday night. Police were dispatched to The Pointe at Raiders Campus Apartments, 2315 N. Tennessee Blvd. around 11:30 p.m., Sept. 22, and discovered three male victims suffering from gunshot wounds.
POLICE INVESTIGATING A SUSPICIOUS SHOOTING DEATH POLICE INVESTIGATING A SUSPICIOUS SHOOTING DEATH
Murfreesboro Police Criminal Investigations Division (CID) detectives are investigating a suspicious shooting that left a man dead.
VICTIM’S IDENTITY RELEASED IN WEEKEND HOMICIDE VICTIM’S IDENTITY RELEASED IN WEEKEND HOMICIDE
The victim in Sunday morning’s fatal shooting on Halls Hill Pike has been identified as Marquis Turner, 21, who was visiting from Illinois.
POLICE SEEK SUSPECT IN OVERNIGHT HOMICIDE POLICE SEEK SUSPECT IN OVERNIGHT HOMICIDE
A man is dead, and police are looking for the suspect, after responding to shooting near the city-county line early Sunday morning.
IDENTITY OF HOMICIDE VICTIM RELEASED IDENTITY OF HOMICIDE VICTIM RELEASED
The victim in the Labor Day homicide has been identified as Keldrick Maurice Moore, 18, of Murfreesboro.
ONE PERSON IS DEAD ANOTHER ONE INJURED IN A LABOR DAY SHOOTING ONE PERSON IS DEAD ANOTHER ONE INJURED IN A LABOR DAY SHOOTING
Murfreesboro Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one man dead, and another one injured. A car fleeing the shooting scene was later involved in a four-vehicle crash.
TWO PASSENGERS RESCUED FROM SUV AFTER CRASHING WITH SEMI-TRUCK TWO PASSENGERS RESCUED FROM SUV AFTER CRASHING WITH SEMI-TRUCK
A man is facing multiple charges after a serious injury crash with a semi-truck that left two passengers trapped Thursday night (Aug. 22), closing parts of Memorial Blvd. for hours.
SUSPECT SOUGHT IN OVERNIGHT SHOOTING SUSPECT SOUGHT IN OVERNIGHT SHOOTING
A Murfreesboro man who has survived gun violence in the past is shot yet again overnight. Officers responded to reports of shots fired around 2:15 a.m. at Greenland East Apartments, 816 Greenland Drive, and found the victim, Darnell Mayer AKA “Deuce”, 49, of Murfreesboro, laying in front of the complex with multiple gunshot wounds.
MURFREESBORO MAN FATALLY SHOT, SHOOTER STEALS HIS VEHICLE, VICTIM IDENTIFIED MURFREESBORO MAN FATALLY SHOT, SHOOTER STEALS HIS VEHICLE, VICTIM IDENTIFIED
The Murfreesboro Police Department has launched an investigation into a fatal shooting of man, in his late 20’s, overnight and is trying to track down the shooter who stole the victim’s vehicle.
Best Buy Burglary Investigation Best Buy Burglary Investigation
The Murfreesboro Police Department is investigating a commercial burglary that occurred during the early morning hours of June 21, 2019 at Best Buy, 2615 Medical Center Pkwy where a group of burglars stole thousands of dollars’ worth of Apple products.
F.A.C.T. TEAM INVESTIGATION S. RUTHERFORD FATAL CRASH F.A.C.T. TEAM INVESTIGATION S. RUTHERFORD FATAL CRASH
On Saturday, July 20, 2019, at approximately 8:50 pm, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a serious injury crash involving a motorcycle and a pickup truck in 2700 block of S. Rutherford Blvd. The preliminary investigation revealed the driver of a GMC Sierra pickup was exiting the Blue Apartments and attempted to turn onto S. Rutherford Blvd. and when it was struck on the side by the motorcycle.
Minor Street Shooting 19-013897 Minor Street Shooting 19-013897
On Thursday July 11, at approximately 12:51 a.m. Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 700 block of Minor Street. Upon arrival, officers discovered a male subject had been shot multiple times.
Eagle Street Shooting Victim Identified, Suspect Sought Eagle Street Shooting Victim Identified, Suspect Sought
The Eagle Street fatal shooting victim has been identified as Daicori Saunders, 25, of Murfreesboro. A murder warrant has been issued for suspect Quandre Knowles, 22, of Murfreesboro.
Cigarette Burglars Target Murfreesboro Businesses Cigarette Burglars Target Murfreesboro Businesses
Over the past two months, more than a dozen Murfreesboro businesses have been the target of burglars stealing large quantities of cigarettes. In one of the break-ins, the thieves stole more than 100 cartons of cigarettes and an additional 110 single packs. The break-ins have occurred at different times of the night. In most of the burglaries, a rock was used to break the glass on the front door to gain entry. The suspects are in and out of the businesses before officers can arrive.
 Suspect sought in a fatal shooting Suspect sought in a fatal shooting
On Friday, June 21 at approximately 11:29 p.m., Murfreesboro Police Officers were dispatched to the 1400 block of Minor Street in reference to a disturbance between a group of people. Police were advised one of the individuals, who was reportedly intoxicated, had already left the area. The man was later found lying on the ground in the 1300 block of Eagle Street. The preliminary investigation revealed the 25-year old victim, whose name is being withheld at this time, had been shot multiple times.
FACT INVESTIGATION FATAL ACCIDENT FACT INVESTIGATION FATAL ACCIDENT
On Friday, June 21 at approximately 10:00 a.m., Murfreesboro Police Officers were dispatched to a car wash on South Church Street about a report of a serious injury crash. The preliminary investigation revealed a female driving a 2016 Toyota Rav4 was attempting to pay using the automated machine, while holding one foot on the brake with the door open. The car rolled forward and the door hit a pole, pinning the victim.
Officer Death Officer Death
It is with deep sorrow to report that a Murfreesboro Police Officer was found deceased at his Murfreesboro residence this afternoon.
Suspicious package found at Rutherford County Republican Party Headquarters rendered safe Suspicious package found at Rutherford County Republican Party Headquarters rendered safe
At approximately 9:03 a.m., Friday, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to the Rutherford County Republican Party Headquarters, located on E. Main St., in reference to a suspicious package found outside the building. An employee took the box inside, opened it and saw what appeared to be a possible explosive device. Police were notified immediately.
MPD announces the graduation of two Sergeants from Northwestern School of Police and Staff Command MPD announces the graduation of two Sergeants from Northwestern School of Police and Staff Command
The Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) is proud to announce the graduation of Sergeant Jason Higgins and Sergeant Wayne Lawson from the Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command.
Click It or Ticket 2019 Click It or Ticket 2019
The Murfreesboro Police Department, in cooperation with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) and local law enforcement agencies, will participate in the summer 2019 "Click It or Ticket" campaign in an effort to save lives.
Shooting Investigation 19-10156 Shooting Investigation 19-10156
On Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at approximately 8:20 am, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call of shots fired in the 1000 block of Sawyer Drive. Upon arrival, Officers found an adult male with a gunshot wound to his arm.
Fatal Crash Death Investigation 19-0009881 Fatal Crash Death Investigation 19-0009881
On Friday, May 17, at approximately 7:23 a.m., Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a single vehicle crash in the 400 block of Kings Ridge Drive.
UPDATE:  Names of victims released in unrelated shootings UPDATE: Names of victims released in unrelated shootings
The victim in the shooting outside Sam’s Sports Bar has been identified as Daniel Lee McCracken, 34, of Battle Creek Michigan. The shooting victim in the Hancock Street shooting has been identified as Darnell Lamar Mayer, 48, of Murfreesboro.
Murfreesboro Police respond to two separate shootings minutes apart Murfreesboro Police respond to two separate shootings minutes apart
On Monday May 6, at approximately 12:43 a.m., Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to Sam’s Sports Grill, 1720 Old Fort Parkway, to a report of a shooting. Approximately 25-minutes later (1:08 a.m.), officers responded to a report of an unrelated shooting at the corner of Hancock Street and Minor Street.
Murfreesboro Police Department Promotes Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month in May Murfreesboro Police Department Promotes Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month in May
The Murfreesboro Police Department will be partnering with the Tennessee Highway Safety Office to promote motorcycle safety during the month of May, which is nationally recognized as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. Agencies participate by providing information and increasing awareness in their communities about the importance of sharing the road and looking twice for motorcyclists.
Citizens Police Academy Graduation Session 36 Citizens Police Academy Graduation Session 36
Twenty-two citizens graduated from the 36th session of the Murfreesboro Police Department Citizens Police Academy (CPA).
NO ONE INJURED AFTER POSSIBLE IMPROVISED EXPLOSIVE DEVICE DAMAGES APARTMENT UNIT NO ONE INJURED AFTER POSSIBLE IMPROVISED EXPLOSIVE DEVICE DAMAGES APARTMENT UNIT
At approximately 4:11 a.m. Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to reports of a possible explosion that may have been caused by some type of improvised explosive device at the Vie Apartments, 1345 Wenlon Dr.
NATIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY TELECOMMUNICATORS WEEK NATIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY TELECOMMUNICATORS WEEK
They are the calm voices behind the scenes, working together to answer 9-1-1 emergency and non-emergency calls for service and coordinating public safety emergency responses. Next week, Murfreesboro’s Emergency Communications Specialists will be honored for their dedicated service.
Juvenile fires shots inside a Murfreesboro home Juvenile fires shots inside a Murfreesboro home
On March 31, 2019, at approximately 4:12 a.m., Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to the 2000 block of Olympia Place in reference to a subject entering a home through a window, firing shots and then fleeing the scene.
19-0006416 Fatal Domestic 19-0006416 Fatal Domestic
On March 31 at approximately 2:55 a.m., Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a domestic situation at 417 Sunset Avenue. The preliminary investigation revealed Martin Benito Montemayor, 54, is accused of killing his wife, Judith Montemayor, 53.
CROWBAR BURGLARS TARGET BUSINESSES IN MURFREESBORO CROWBAR BURGLARS TARGET BUSINESSES IN MURFREESBORO
Over the past month and a half, a group of burglars have been using crowbars to gain entrance into at least eight Murfreesboro businesses stealing cash, lottery tickets and cigarettes.
Fatal Pedestrian Crash F.A.C.T. Investigation 19-0005580 Fatal Pedestrian Crash F.A.C.T. Investigation 19-0005580
The pedestrian hit and killed by a vehicle Tuesday night, March 19, in the 2400 Block of S. Church Street (Hwy 231) has been identified as Julio A. Martinez, 58, of Orlando, FL.
Forrest Street Fatal Shooting Victim Identified Forrest Street Fatal Shooting Victim Identified
The victim in the fatal shooting on Forrest Street Wednesday March 13 has been identified as Carmen E. Simmons, 18, of Christiana.
Crystal Bear Trail Domestic Shooting and Stabbing Crystal Bear Trail Domestic Shooting and Stabbing
Murfreesboro Police Officers were dispatch to a home in the 1000 block of Crystal Bear Trail at approximately 11:31 p.m., March 7, to a report of a possible domestic shooting and stabbing.
Gun Store Theft Arrests Gun Store Theft Arrests
On Tuesday, Feb. 26, at approximately 3:33 p.m., Murfreesboro Police officers responded to Bullseye Gun Gear & Pawn, 130 Shelby St., in reference to a panic alarm and possible theft. Upon arrival, employees of the business had six male subjects detained in the parking lot. The individuals were then taken into custody by MPD officers.
Fatal Wreck Fatal Wreck
On Saturday February 24, 2019, at approximately 1:36 a.m., Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) dispatch received a 911 call about a domestic situation, in a moving vehicle. The caller, who was a passenger in the vehicle, informed dispatch that she had been assaulted. The driver, Joshua Williams, 39, of Freeport, Ill., refused to stop the vehicle.
 Police arrest man coined the ‘Mule Kick Burglar’; ties him to nearly five dozen business burglarie Police arrest man coined the ‘Mule Kick Burglar’; ties him to nearly five dozen business burglarie
A man, who police are calling the ‘Mule Kick Burglar,’ has been arrested and tied to at least 59 business break-ins in several Middle Tennessee communities.
Murfreesboro Fatal Shooting Murfreesboro Fatal Shooting
At approximately 6:59 p.m. Friday, February 15, officers responded to a report of shots fired at Summerlake Apartments on National Drive. Upon arrival, officers discovered a male victim who had been shot. The victim was pronounced dead on the scene; the motive is unknown.
MPD promotes four to Sergeant MPD promotes four to Sergeant
The Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) announced Friday Feb. 1, 2019, the promotion of four (4) officers to the rank of sergeant - Sergeant Chris Phillips, Sergeant Cameron Adam, Sergeant Bryant Mitchell and Sergeant Robert Palmer.
Murfreesboro Police Officer Gregg Brown and K-9 'Juice' are retiring from the police force Murfreesboro Police Officer Gregg Brown and K-9 'Juice' are retiring from the police force
Officer Gregg Brown retired from the Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) on January 31, 2019, after dedicating nearly 17 years of service to the department. His K-9 partner, Juice, will also retire with him after serving eight years with MPD.
Murfreesboro Police Major David Hudgens is retiring after more than three decades Murfreesboro Police Major David Hudgens is retiring after more than three decades
Police Major David Hudgens is retiring from the Murfreesboro Police Department after nearly 35 years of dedicated police service.
Aggravated Domestic Assault, Arnold Lane (19-00001765) Aggravated Domestic Assault, Arnold Lane (19-00001765)
On January 24, 2018, at approximately 3:45 PM, Murfreesboro Police responded to the 100 block of Arnold Lane near Rutherford Blvd. in reference to a domestic situation. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the suspect’s father who informed them his son, Andrew Tennyson, 29, was making threats inside the home with a loaded AR 15 rifle and refusing to come out.
Death Investigation near Old Salem and Patterson Aven. 19-1247 Death Investigation near Old Salem and Patterson Aven. 19-1247
On Thursday, January 17, 2019 at approximately 6:00 pm, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call of an unresponsive person near the railroad tracks close to the intersection of Old Salem Road and Patterson Avenue. Upon arrival a white female was found deceased in a tent. She has since been identified as Valerie Jane Schneider (dob 4-29-1976). There were no obvious injuries and no signs of foul play. Her cause of death has not yet been determined, pending the outcome of the Medical Examiner’s Office investigation.
City names broadcast veteran Larry Flowers as new Police PIO City names broadcast veteran Larry Flowers as new Police PIO
The City of Murfreesboro announced today (Jan. 15) that Larry Flowers has agreed to become the Murfreesboro Police Department’s new Public Information Officer. He will start the position on Jan. 22 and report to Public Information Director Mike Browning within the City Manager’s Office. Flowers comes with a wealth of experience in the communications field, having worked nearly 29 years in television news. Most recently, Flowers has served as a Multimedia Journalist for WKRN News 2 in Nashville, TN. He held the same position at WSMV Channel 4 News, also in Nashville, for 14 years.
Double Fatal Crash Saturday on Fortress Blvd. Under Investigation by F.A.C.T. 18-26523 Double Fatal Crash Saturday on Fortress Blvd. Under Investigation by F.A.C.T. 18-26523
On Saturday, December 1, 2018, at approximately 6:00 pm, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a two-vehicle crash near 586 Fortress Blvd. The crash involved a 2005 GMC Sierra pickup truck and a 2018 Nissan Titan pickup truck. The investigation revealed the Sierra was travelling northbound on Fortress Blvd. when it travelled into the oncoming lanes of traffic and collided with the Titan.
Intentional oil spill contained and suspect in custody Intentional oil spill contained and suspect in custody
At approximately 2:10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 13, Murfreesboro Fire Rescue responded to a hazardous oil spill from Volunteer Oil Services located at 129 Cannon Avenue between West Main Street and Bridge Avenue. During the investigation at the refinery this morning a subject was revealed to be a potential suspect. This person returned to the scene and was taken into custody for questioning. During the interview, the suspect confessed to causing the hazardous material spill. He was identified as Dustin Keener, 29, (dob 11-29-1988) of Murfreesboro
F.A.C.T. Investigation 18-24430 F.A.C.T. Investigation 18-24430
On Saturday, November 3, 2018, at approximately 5:00 pm, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a one vehicle crash near 1002 E. Northfield Blvd. The crash involved a 2005 Honda Odyssey. Bryan Keith Downing was taken in to custody and charged with Vehicular Homicide, Driving Under the Influence, 3rd Offense and Violation of the Open Container Law. He is currently being held at the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Department under $264,000 bond.
Officers grow beards to fight cancer Officers grow beards to fight cancer
Murfreesboro Police officers and detectives are participating in the American Cancer Society’s “No Shave November” for the sixth year. The thought behind No Shave November is “to grow cancer awareness and raise funds to support cancer prevention, research and education”. The ACS encourages participants to “donate the money usually spent on shaving and grooming for a month to support life-saving research.”
Suspected explosive device located 18-98972 Suspected explosive device located 18-98972
At approximately 2:40 AM this morning Murfreesboro Police officers responded to a domestic disturbance call at 2029 S. Church Street and made contact with a female who reported being assaulted by a male who had left the scene in a Ford pick-up truck. She reported the subject may have weapons and a possible explosive device in the vehicle. Officers in the area located the suspect and initiated a traffic stop on the westbound on ramp of I24 from S. Church Street. While checking the vehicle for weapons officers located an item believed to be a potential explosive device.
Aggravated Assault/ Pursuit 18-23006 Aggravated Assault/ Pursuit 18-23006
On Wednesday, October 17, 2018, at approximately 2:10 AM, a Murfreesboro Police Officer was conducting a patrol check of the parking area of 2424 S. Church Street when he found 2 individuals sitting in a car. He approached and attempted to speak with them. They were uncooperative and fled the scene. As they fled the officer was struck by the vehicle.
MPD Announces graduates from Northwestern School of Police Staff and Command MPD Announces graduates from Northwestern School of Police Staff and Command
The Murfreesboro Police Department is pleased to announce the graduation of Lieutenant Allen Cox and Sergeant Sam Smith from the Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command. This school consists of an upper level executive leadership curriculum which focus on police management, human resources, personnel allocation and organizational behavior.
Attempted Abduction Investigation 18-20410 Attempted Abduction Investigation 18-20410
On Monday, September 17, 2018, at approximately 2:00 PM, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call of an attempted abduction in the parking area of 2946 S. Church Street. The victim reported that three males attempted to get him into their truck, with one suspect actually grabbing his arm.
Bank Robbery 18-20561 Bank Robbery 18-20561
On Monday, September 17, 2018, at approximately 3:25 PM, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call of a robbery at 2504 Old Fort Parkway (US Bank). Upon arrival, officers confirmed a subject had demanded money from the teller by passing a note. He was described as a white male wearing a dark pinstriped suit, pink shirt, dirty tennis shoes, square framed glasses and a fedora style hat. He was approximately 6’ - 6’ 2” tall, thin build with some facial stubble. He left the bank property driving a white 4 door full sized truck (possibly a Dodge).
Shooting Victim 18-19737 Shooting Victim 18-19737
At approximately 9:00 a.m. today (Sept. 7), dispatch received a call and Murfreesboro Police officers responded to the scene of a male victim with gunshot wounds, located at N. Highland Ave. and Eventide Dr. in Murfreesboro. The victim, identified as 18-year-old Abanob Saad, was flown by Vanderbilt LifeFlight where he is being treated for his injuries.
Double Shooting – 711 North Maney Double Shooting – 711 North Maney
In reference to the shooting at 711 North Maney Avenue, Second Degree Murder and Attempted Second Degree Murder warrants have been issued for the arrest of: Izaiha Deshon Gleaves; African American; DOB 09/30/1999; 6’1”; 140 pounds; Brown Eyes; Black Hair. He is on probation and has a prior weapons charge.
Stabbing Investigation 18-17609 Stabbing Investigation 18-17609
On Saturday, August 10, 2018, at approximately 7:25 PM, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call of a fight at 1025 Old Fort Parkway (Old Fort Park). Upon arrival, officers found an adult male victim suffering from multiple stab wounds. He was treated on scene by Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department personnel and Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services who then transported to St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital for transfer to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Homicide Investigation, East St and Ewing Blvd., 18-17227 Homicide Investigation, East St and Ewing Blvd., 18-17227
On Monday, August 6, 2018, at approximately 9:00 PM, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call of shots fired in the area of East Street and Ewing Boulevard. Upon arrival, officers found an adult male victim in the driver seat of a vehicle in the driveway of 614 East Street suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was treated on scene by Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department personnel and Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services who then transported to St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital.
Homicide Investigation, Suspect Charged 18-17068 Homicide Investigation, Suspect Charged 18-17068
On Saturday, August 4, 2018, at approximately 11:10 PM, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call of a stabbing in the parking area of 338 Jackson Street. Upon arrival officers found an adult male victim. He was treated on scene by Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department personnel and Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services who then transported to the Murfreesboro Airport for LifeFlight transfer to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Shooting Investigation 18-16904 Shooting Investigation 18-16904
On Thursday, August 2, 2018, at approximately 11:30 PM, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call of a gunshots at the K building of 235 N. Rutherford Blvd. Upon arrival officers found an adult female victim inside the residence. She was treated on scene by Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department personnel and transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center by Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services.
Officer Injury 18-16710 Officer Injury 18-16710
Today, July 31, 2018, at 2:45 PM, while Murfreesboro Police Detectives and Officers were executing a search warrant for narcotics at 1015 Grantland Avenue a negligent discharge of a weapon occurred. The discharge resulted in a Detective being shot in his leg.
F.A.C.T. Investigation 18-16485 identifies bicylist fatality victim F.A.C.T. Investigation 18-16485 identifies bicylist fatality victim
On Saturday, July 28, 2018, at approximately 3:00 pm, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a crash at the intersection of New Salem Highway and Pusher Place. The crash involved a 2016 Ford Edge and a bicyclist. The investigation revealed both vehicles were travelling southwest on New Salem Highway when the bicyclist swerved into the car’s path.
Shooting Investigation Update--Suspect Charged 18-14172 / 18- 14174 Shooting Investigation Update--Suspect Charged 18-14172 / 18- 14174
On Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at 5:47 PM, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call of a gunshot victim at 1311 Old Lascassas Road. He was identified as Dylan Biddle Jr (DOB 5/22/1991) of Murfreesboro. At 5:52 PM, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call at 1807 Greenland Drive for a gunshot victim who had arrived at that location seeking a ride to the hospital. He was identified as Albert Mustapha (DOB 4/15/1998) of Murfreesboro. Mustapha is charged with 1st Degree Murder and is currently being held without bond at the Rutherford County Sherriff’s Department.
F.A.C.T. Investigation 18-14333 releases identify of motorcylce fatality victim F.A.C.T. Investigation 18-14333 releases identify of motorcylce fatality victim
On Friday, June 29, 2018, at approximately 7:15 pm, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a single vehicle crash on W. Northfield Blvd near Tudor Place involving a 2004 Kawasaki motorcycle. The investigation revealed the motorcycle was westbound on W. Northfield Blvd and failed to negotiate a curve causing it to strike the curb and eject the driver. The driver was identified as Derossi Leon White (DOB 3/9/1985) of Clarksville, TN.
Missing Person/ Water Search Operation 18- 14502 / 18-14460 Missing Person/ Water Search Operation 18- 14502 / 18-14460
Murfreesboro Police responded to 5430 Lebanon Pike (Walter Hill Park) at approximately 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 1, 2018 regarding a possible missing person. During a subsequent search, his body was located and recovered in the river near the Walter Hill Dam. Mr. Corley was 59 years of age (DOB 8/18/1959) and is from Murfreesboro.
Shooting Investigation Update 18-14172 / 18- 14174 Shooting Investigation Update 18-14172 / 18- 14174
As a result of the ongoing investigation Lesean Janell Savage (DOB 4/13/1998), Kyle Fugett (DOB 9/14/1998) and Chasitie Smith (DOB 2/9/1995) were interviewed as possible suspects and subsequently charged with 1St degree murder for their involvement in the death of Mr. Biddle. They are currently being held without bond at the Rutherford County Sherriff’s Department.
Shooting Investigation Shooting Investigation
On Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at 5:47 PM, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call of a gunshot victim at 1311 Old Lascassas Road. At 5:52 PM, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a call at 1807 Greenland Drive for a gunshot victim who had arrived at that location seeking a ride to the hospital.
MPD begins operating at new Police Headquarters June 25 MPD begins operating at new Police Headquarters June 25
As of Monday, June 25, 2018, the Murfreesboro Police Department will officially operate out of the new Police Headquarters facility located at 1004 North Highland Ave. The new location will be open for public business beginning at 8 a.m. Monday.
Public Notice:  Lost Bicycles Public Notice: Lost Bicycles
The Murfreesboro Police Department is notifying the public that 30 bicycles are currently being held in Records. Anyone who needs to claim a lost bicycle should contact Records at 615-849-2637.
Sunday, April 29 Open House for New Police Headquarters Sunday, April 29 Open House for New Police Headquarters
The public is invited to a special community viewing of the new Murfreesboro Police Headquarters, from 1 to 5 p.m., Sunday, April 29, 2018, at 1004 North Highland Avenue. City Police Chief Michael Bowen and other members of the Murfreesboro Police Department will be available to provide tours and answer questions about the renovation of the new Police Department Headquarters in the existing structure at 1004 North Highland Avenue in Murfreesboro.
City, MTSU Police introducing Crime Free Multi-Housing safety program City, MTSU Police introducing Crime Free Multi-Housing safety program
The City of Murfreesboro Police Department, in partnership with Middle Tennessee State University, is pleased to announce the first training for a Crime Free Multi-Housing Program.
Officer Involved Shooting-Jessee Caldwell capture (18-1775) Officer Involved Shooting-Jessee Caldwell capture (18-1775)
Officer Phillip Simpson has been placed on administrative leave with pay pending the outcome of an ongoing Tennessee Bureau of Investigations review of an officer involved shooting. This shooting stems from the apprehension of Bedford County fugitive Jesse Caldwell.
Attempted Homicide Investigation Update (1801537) Attempted Homicide Investigation Update (1801537)
On January 24, 2018 at approximately 6:00 PM Murfreesboro Police responded to calls of shots fired in the 900 block of Greenland Drive. Officers found one shooting victim with life threatening injuries at 907 Greenland Drive.
Arrests made in March 2016 Homicide (16-05412) Arrests made in March 2016 Homicide (16-05412)
The Murfreesboro Police Department’s Violent Crimes Unit’s ongoing investigation into the in the March 18, 2016 homicide of Donte Johnson has resulted in multiple arrests. Those arrested have been charged with First Degree Murder, Especially Aggravated Robbery, Tampering with Evidence, False Reports to an Officer and Accessory After the Fact.
Arrest made in Aggravated Rape / Aggravated Robbery Case 17- 24090 Arrest made in Aggravated Rape / Aggravated Robbery Case 17- 24090
As a result of the investigation by the Murfreesboro Police Special Victim’s Unit, with the assistance of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations, the Jackson Tennessee Police Department and the U. S. Marshall Service, an arrest has been made in the Aggravated Rape and Aggravated Robbery that occurred in our city on November 14, 2017.
Fatality Crash 17-25495 Fatality Crash 17-25495
On Saturday, December 02, 2017, at 8:05 PM, a fatal crash occurred at 2500 Memorial Boulevard. The crash involved a single vehicle, a 2006 Ford Mustang, which was travelling north on Memorial. The vehicle left the roadway and struck a utility pole and a tree, resulting in the driver’s death.
Ongoing Aggravatged Rape/Aggravated Robberty 17-20490 Ongoing Aggravatged Rape/Aggravated Robberty 17-20490
As part of the ongoing investigation of the aggravated rape and robbery which occurred just before 1:00 p.m on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 in the area of Sunset Avenue, Murfreesboro Police have been working with Tennessee Bureau of Investigations and have developed a composite sketch of the suspect as described by the victim.
Aggravated Rape/ Aggravated Robbery Aggravated Rape/ Aggravated Robbery
On Tuesday, November 14, 2017 just before 1:00 p.m., Murfreesboro Police responded to a call in the area of Sunset Avenue of an Aggravated Rape and Robbery.
Abandoned Bicycles Abandoned Bicycles
Public notice of abandoned bicycles awarded to not for profit organization
Murfreesboro City Manager Names Michael Bowen Chief of Police Murfreesboro City Manager Names Michael Bowen Chief of Police
Murfreesboro City Manager Rob Lyons named Michael Bowen as the new Chief of Police effective Monday, November 6, 2017. Bowen has served as Deputy Chief since October 2016 and was appointed Interim Chief Oct.19, 2017, following the resignation of James “Karl” Durr. Bowen reports directly to the City Manager.