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Murfreesboro Police were called to the scene of a shooting early Sunday morning at the 2000 block of Olympia Place in Murfreesboro, according to an official press release. Police responded at 4:12 a.m. after a resident inside was awakened by a noise in his home, according to the statement. After getting out of bed to …

Just one day after labeling Kenneth Roy McIntyre “Murfreesboro’s Most Wanted Suspect,” Murfreesboro Police captured the registered sex offender Friday. McIntyre, 73, was arrested on the downtown square for failing to list his residency for three consecutive months. Murfreesboro Police had received a tip that McIntyre had been spotted in the area of Medical Center …

Update 3/16/2019: The woman has been identified as Carmen E. Simmons, 18, of Christiana, Tennessee. A Murfreesboro woman was pronounced dead Wednesday night after she was found suffering from a gunshot wound to the face. At approximately 9:44 p.m., Murfreesboro Police responded to a report of a “female possibly not breathing” at the 400 block …

Photo courtesy of Murfreesboro Police An investigation is underway into the late Tuesday night vandalism of a Confederate statue on Murfreesboro’s public square. The statue, which serves as a memorial for Confederate solders who died in battles around Rutherford County, is located on the square next to the old courthouse. The words “murderer,” “coward” and …

In a repetition of history, Murfreesboro Police responded to a report of stalking Wednesday afternoon, involving a former MTSU student and an unidentified suspect. The victim, a former student who was last enrolled at MTSU in the fall, told officers that while she was sitting in her car on her lunch break at Kroger she …

Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office detectives are actively investigating a shooting that occurred Saturday night near Walter Hill in Rutherford County, according to a press release. The release states that the office is unable to disclose any further information at this time. To contact News Editor Angele Latham, email newseditor@mtsusidelines.com. For more news, follow us at …