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Update as of 5:17 p.m.: University spokesperson Andrew Oppmann released a statement regarding the arrest, stating that “We appreciate the vigilant work by the MTSU Police Department in investigating this matter and responding promptly. Our police determined that the students did not make or pose any threats to anyone on our campus. The Office of …

On September 3, the Middle Tennessee State University Police were made aware of a rape that occurred on campus within the first two weeks of class. According to the MTPD media log, the victim did not wish to file a police report. No further details regarding the case are expected. According to the 2018 Annual …

MTSU Associate Athletic Communications Director Tony Stinnett was arrested Saturday for drug possession. Stinnett, 52, was arrested in Woodbury, Tennessee, after he was found with 14.2 grams of marijuana packaged and intended for delivery, according to the Woodbury Police Department.  He now faces charges of possession of marijuana, possession of marijuana with intent to sell …

Murfreesboro fire investigators are now investigating an SUV fire at University Commons that appears to have been intentionally set. The fire started in the vehicle early Monday morning and spread to the apartment complex. According to the City of Murfreesboro website, crews were dispatched to the location just before 2:30 a.m. They arrived to find …

Former MTSU student Daniel Sullivan plead guilty in Murfreesboro on May 24 to sexual battery. Sullivan, a 21 year-old native of Illinois, was originally arrested in January 2018 for two counts of rape. He last attended MTSU in the fall 2017 semester, during which the crime occurred. The investigation was led by Murfreesboro Police Department …

Murfreesboro police are searching for a man wanted in connection with two robberies at the Family Dollar store located on Memorial Boulevard in Murfreesboro. The suspect, who the MPD have identified as 26 year-old LaJonte Kizer, has warrants for his arrest in Rutherford County and is wanted in Shelby County. He previously made Memphis news …