At approximately 3 a.m on Saturday, Murfreesboro Police responded to shots fired at The Pointe at Raiders Campus apartments where one person was injured and a car was hit with stray bullets. The victim, who was shot in his left leg, said he was visiting his sister when the incident occurred. As the victim and some …

Photo by David Taylor // Sidelines archive On March 28, MTSU campus police responded to a suspicious person reported on campus at the library quad where they encountered 56-year-old Edward Osborne. According to campus police, Osborne smelled like alcohol and was not aware of his surroundings. Upon checking Osborne’s license, campus police discovered that the suspect …

College Grove Apartments Murfreesboro

On Monday, Murfreesboro Police Department responded to a reported assault and vandalism incident that occurred Sunday morning at the College Grove apartment complex. An MTSU student told police that that his friend arrived at his apartment around 2:30 a.m. angry at the student for not giving him a ride. The friend then allegedly began kicking the …

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Photo courtesy of Nike An MTSU student reported an aggravated burglary at his Student Quarters apartment on Monday to the Murfreesboro Police Department. According to the police report, the student left his apartment Saturday night with the door unlocked. When he returned on Sunday, his $220 Air Jordan Retro 4 ‘Cement’ shoes that had been …

Emmett Nelson Lyons Jr., a 42-year old Uber driver, was indicted on March 15 by the Rutherford County Grand Jury on aggravated rape and rape charges. According to the police report, Lyons was arrested on March 11 for raping a 22 year old female in October after a Halloween party. The victim became intoxicated at …

Photo courtesy of Peretz Partensky Earlier this year, Tennessee House Rep. Andy Holt (R-Dresden) and Sen. Mike Bell (R-Riceville) proposed a bill that would allow full-time employees of Tennessee state colleges and universities to carry guns on campuses with a valid permit. Since then, the bill has received protest from state university student governments, as well as criticism from proponents and …