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Photo courtesy of the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office Last updated on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, at 2:41 p.m. to include information regarding the capture of the fugitives Latest update: The two fugitives, Dewayne Halfacre and Jonathan Baxter, were captured near Smyrna by teams of multi-agency law enforcement officers on Thursday at approximately 11:20 a.m. Both …

Photo courtesy of Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office A Rutherford County Adult Detention Center deputy was fired after being arrested for domestic assault Saturday night, according to a Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office press release. The release states that Michael Dandre Brooks, 23, of Readyville, Tennessee, was charged with domestic assault of his former¬†girlfriend. Brooks allegedly made …

A 17-year-old Murfreesboro student was arrested and charged with two felony counts of making false reports Thursday after publishing threatening posts on social media. An Instagram post surfaced Thursday afternoon and threatened to “kill these people at Riverdale High School.” The post specified that the crime would occur at approximately¬†1:30 p.m. on Friday. The author …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / MTSU Sidelines Archive Police officers are searching for a gunman who shot an 18-year-old at the College Grove Apartments near MTSU Friday morning, according to a statement from the Murfreesboro Police Department. At 9 a.m., dispatch received a call, and Murfreesboro Police officers responded to a male victim with gunshot …

Photo courtesy of East Tennessee State University East Tennessee State University reported that a suspect is now in custody after an assault on campus that led to the university being put on “shelter-in-place” status Monday afternoon. ETSUAlert: All Clear – individual is now in police custody. Emergency alert has ended. Resume normal campus operations and …

Timmy Davis Jr., 38, was charged with second-degree murder for the fatal stabbing of Drew Cronin, 31, of Murfreesboro on Saturday night, according to a press release from the Murfreesboro Police Department. This comes after Murfreesboro Police officers responded to a call of a stabbing in the parking area of 338 Jackson Street at approximately …