College Grove Apartments Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro police officers and detectives are actively searching for two juveniles involved in an attempted first-degree murder on Sunday. The shooting occurred at College Grove Apartments on New Lascassas Highway around 7 p.m., according to Murfreesboro Police Sgt. Kyle Evans. Police arrested Devonta Cason, 22, after obtaining Attempted First-Degree Homocide warrants for all three suspects. Tennessee law prohibits MPD from …

Photo by Andrew Wigdor / News Editor A report by the U.S. Census Bureau last Thursday ranked Murfreesboro as the 10th fastest-growing city in the United States. The data projected a 4.7 percent population growth in Murfreesboro in 2016. The census statistics ranked each city’s population growth by percentage. It defined “large cities” as cities with a …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor Murfreesboro police responded Wednesday evening to reports of an armed robbery at Campus Crossings Apartments on North Rutherford Boulevard. The victim said the suspect, named Devin, pulled a gun on him during a drug deal. At approximately 5:18 p.m. the officer responded to a call from the victim …

Violent Crime Unit detectives are investigating the death of a gunshot victim whose body was witnessed being thrown from a vehicle at University Ridge Apartments on South Rutherford Boulevard on Tuesday evening. Murfreesboro Police responded at approximately 7:27 p.m. to a call from University Ridge. When officers arrived on the scene, they discovered the victim’s already deceased …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor A gathering of police officers, supporters and their loved ones paid tribute at the Murfreesboro Civic Plaza on Thursday to the nine Rutherford County law enforcement officers who have died since 1942 while serving their cities. The service, aligning with the customs of the National Peace Officers Memorial Day established in 1962 by …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor The City of Murfreesboro and MTSU announced a strategy Wednesday to combat campus-area crimes at apartment complexes near MTSU, according to a joint press release. The effort will include increased police presence and tools to help landlords repel crime. One such tool will be a possible emblem …