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Lammoris Jones, 20, was arrested Saturday as a suspect for first-degree murder in the ongoing investigation regarding the shooting at Student Quarters Apartments on Greenland Drive. The shooting left one victim, identified as Jessie Buford, 23, dead. According to a press release from MPD Public Information Officer Kyle Evans, detectives executed a search warrant during …

Photo Courtesy of the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office A jailer with the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office was arrested and indicted for the rape of a child and aggravated sexual battery on Thursday. Mark Garza, a 23-year-old detention deputy, was accused of waiting outside of a bathroom that a child was using and forcing her onto a …

Contributions by Alexis Marshall / Assistant News Editor  Updated at 5:34 p.m. to reflect a statement issued by Student Quarters management to current residents at approximately 4:30 p.m., seen below.  [pdf-embedder url=”http://mtsusidelines.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Greenland-Resident-Letter-5.5.17-4.pdf”]     One person is dead after being shot multiple times at Student Quarters Apartments on Greenland Drive. This afternoon at approximately 2:00 p.m., …