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Murfreesboro Police Department responded to a reports of arson and vandalism at Oaklands Park on Wednesday. Oaklands Park, located at the corner of Roberts St. and N. Maney Ave, is home to the historic house museum Oaklands Mansion. Officers met with Executive Director of the Mansion James Manning at approximately 2:15 p.m. Manning told police …

By Evan Dunne // Staff Writer  Murfreesboro Police responded to a report of aggravated domestic assault towards an MTSU student on Wednesday. The assault occurred at University Ridge Apartments, located on South Rutherford Boulevard, while the events leading up to the assault took place at various locations. The victim said her boyfriend, 21-year-old Chukwuoi Echetebu, assaulted her …

By Evan Dunne // Contributing Writer Murfreesboro Police Department responded to a report of vehicle theft on Tuesday at Aspen Heights. The victim told police he last observed the vehicle, a black 2006 Suzuki GSX-R600 motorcycle, around 10 p.m. Monday night. The victim discovered the motorcycle was missing the following morning around 6:40 a.m. No information …

Emmett Nelson Lyons Jr., a 42-year old Uber driver, was indicted on March 15 by the Rutherford County Grand Jury on aggravated rape and rape charges. According to the police report, Lyons was arrested on March 11 for raping a 22 year old female in October after a Halloween party. The victim became intoxicated at …

On March 18, Murfreesboro police responded to a shooting reported at the Vie apartment complex around 5 a.m. Upon arrival, police found the body of Donte Bernard Johnson, 23, in the parking lot beside building three. According to the police report, Johnson appeared to have been shot to death. According to police, another individual, Brandon Deangelo Herman, 25,was later located and was …

Murfreesboro Police chase

A car chase resulting in an officer-involved shooting occurred Sunday night at the Regal Inn in Murfreesboro and is currently being investigated by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. At 7:11 p.m., officers responded to reports of an individual issuing a general threat to three children inside his vehicle in the motel parking lot located on S …