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On Tuesday, two students of Middle Tennessee State University were charged and arrested for a variety of crimes. According to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations, “Rutherford County Grand Jury returned indictments charging Mohamed Gure, [22], with one count of Theft over $60,000, one count of Theft over $10,000, 30 counts of Forgery, and two counts …

After Middle Tennessee State University officials became suspicious of MTSU students Mohamed Gure and Mohamed Osman, an investigation determined they stole $114,145 from the University, according to News 4 Nashville. During the investigation led by Tennessee Comptroller’s Office and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, it was discovered that Gore and Osman had been submitting false …

Story by Kristi Jones / Contributing Writer Donald McCoy, a 54-year-old Murfreesboro psychologist, was sentenced to almost four years in prison for fraud. McCoy was charged in December of 2018, pleaded guilty in January of 2020 and received his sentence in February of 2021.  U.S. District Judge Eli Richardson ordered McCoy to pay over 1.2 …

A pedestrian was struck and killed Wednesday afternoon in Murfreesboro, as reported on the Murfreesboro TN Police Department Facebook page. The crime occurred on NW Broad Street in front of the Dodge Store around 2:00 p.m., according to the post. The vehicle did not stop, and the identity of the victim is unknown at this …

Murfreesboro man Dustin Hughes was arrested and charged with arson, after a standoff with police early Tuesday morning and setting fire to a car Monday evening. Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department crews were dispatched to a car fire Monday evening at the 1000 block of Jones Blvd, where heavy smoke and fire was coming from vehicle. …

Story by Toriana Williams / Contributing Writer Photo courtesy of Murfreesboro Police Department Murfreesboro Police Department arrested a man they’ve coined the ‘Mule Kick Burglar’ last week for multiple counts of burglary, theft and vandalism. Robert Shegog, 35, of Murfreesboro was driving when an MPD officer stopped him and charged him with possession of drugs. …