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A Murfreesboro Police officer responded on Wednesday around 8:36 p.m. in reference to shots fired near the corner of West Street and Greenland Drive, according to an Murfreesboro Police Department report. When the officer arrived, he noted a single live round and bullet casing in the area. One witness said he heard three to five …

Photo courtesy of The Tennessean According to a City of Murfreesboro press release, Murfreesboro Police Chief Karl Durr submitted his letter of resignation, which was accepted by City Manager Rob Lyons, on Thursday. The press release states that Deputy Chief Michael Bowen will oversee the operations of the department as the acting chief after Durr’s …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / MTSU Sidelines A Murfreesboro Police officer arrested two formerly convicted felons on Tuesday evening at Student Quarters on 902 Greenland Drive. Kevin Washington, 19, and Matthew Waters, 19, were both illegally possessing firearms. According to the police report, the officer was already at Student Quarters “due to high drug activity …

Photo and story by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor A Murfreesboro Police officer responded on Monday to a report of shots fired on Center Pointe Drive, which is located about a half-mile away from MTSU. The officer arrived around 7:47 a.m. and was advised that the complainant had been reaching into the glove box …

Photo by Eric Goodwin A Murfreesboro Police officer was dispatched on Sunday to Evergreen Street in response to a reported shooting. When the officer arrived, he found multiple shell casings. Multiple houses and vehicles had been struck by bullets, according to the police report. One resident said a white car and a maroon car with …

Photo by Tayhlor Stephenson / Lifestyles EditorĀ  Murfreesboro Police responded early Tuesday morning to a report of arson at Direct Auto on West College Street. When the MPD officer arrived on scene, multiple vehicles were burning in the business parking lot. Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue arrived on scene to put the fires out. According to …