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Photo by Anthony Merriweather / MTSU Sidelines Archive In the face of social and political crossroads, thousands of young citizens have decided to make their voices heard in recent years. Between the Women’s Marches, the “MeToo” movement and the recent protests for stricter gun laws in America, a surplus of causes has been created by …

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 Akilah Dasilva / Instagram Former MTSU student Akilah Dasilva was one of the victims of the shooting that occurred Sunday at the Waffle House on Murfreesboro Pike in Antioch, Tennessee, according to a Metro Nashville Police press release. Dasilva last attended MTSU in 2013 and was studying computer engineering technology. The alleged …

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 …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / MTSU Sidelines Archive Murfreesboro Police responded to a shooting at The Pointe at Raiders Campus on Wednesday at approximately 7:55 p.m. Upon arrival, officers made contact with a witness. The witness stated that he heard four to five shots outside of his apartment. After an investigation of the area, officers found one …

Photo courtesy of Flickr Murfreesboro Police responded to a shooting at the Boys & Girls Club of Rutherford County on Saturday at approximately 9:27 p.m. Upon arrival, officers located several shell casings in the Boys & Girls Club parking lot. It was determined that no victims were present. The area was then secured, and detectives took …