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Murfreesboro Police responded to a victim of a shooting at Gateway Apartments on New Lascassas Pike on Tuesday evening at approximately 7:45 p.m. According to MPD Public Information Officer Kyle Evans, officers discovered the victim in the parking area of the apartment complex with a gunshot wound to the chest. The victim was then transported to Saint …

Murfreesboro Police responded to gunshots at Chariot Pointe Apartments on East Northfield Boulevard on Saturday at approximately 11:23 p.m. Upon arrival, officers found four shell casings and a torn $20 bill outside of one of the buildings in the complex. A private security guard told police that he heard gunshots and saw a man running towards East Northfield Boulevard …

Murfreesboro Police responded to two aggravated robberies of pizza delivery drivers over the weekend at Ashwood Cove III Apartments on Lascassas Pike. The first incident occurred Friday just after 11 p.m. According to the police report, five males approached the victim while he was delivering food. One of the men, dressed in a black hoodie and carrying a …

A Murfreesboro police officer arrested Jason Mobley, 23, after responding Saturday to a report of shots fired at 5:50 a.m. at the North Campus apartment complex off Old Lascassas Highway. When the officer arrived on scene, the complainant told the officer shots had been fired from the unit above his, according to the police report. …

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 …