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Photo courtesy of the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office / Facebook Narcotics detectives seized $40,000 worth of crystal methamphetamine and about $100 worth of heroin from suspect and Murfreesboro resident Dustin James Thompson after a month-long investigation, according to a post published on the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page on Monday. The post states that …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / MTSU Sidelines Archive Murfreesboro Police responded to an aggravated burglary, in which an MTSU student reportedly punched and dragged an intruder from his residence on North Maple Street on Saturday at approximately 1:52 a.m. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the resident of the North Maple Street address, who is an …

Murfreesboro Police responded to a shooting in the area of Poplar Avenue and Ridgely Drive on Saturday at approximately 5:51 a.m. Upon arrival, officers located six shell casings in the intersection of Poplar Avenue and Ridgely Drive. Officers then logged the casings into evidence. Officers did not locate any victims, property damage or suspects. To contact …

Photo courtesy of the Murfreesboro Police Department  Murfreesboro Police arrested Daniel Michael Conklin, 38, for vehicular homicide in the death of Blair Yvonne Alexander, 23, on Wednesday. Alexander’s body was found by police on Hope Way in Murfreesboro on Feb. 17. Almost a month later, police have arrested Conklin in the case and charged him with vehicular …

Photo courtesy of Foursquare.com Murfreesboro Police responded to an armed robbery at the Shell gas station on Greenland Drive on Saturday at approximately 7:41 a.m. Upon arrival, officers made contact with a gas station employee. The employee stated that a man entered the station and demanded the money in the cash register. The employee said that …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / MTSU Sidelines Archive Murfreesboro Police responded to a shooting on Dudley Street at approximately 3:02 p.m. on Sunday. Upon arrival, officers spoke with a witness. The witness stated to police that he found two shell casings in front of his address on Sunday afternoon. The witness also said that, at …