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Emailed threat prompts evacuation of 2 Rutherford Co. schools

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An emailed threat prompted the evacuation of two middle schools in Rutherford County on Monday.

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Police working to identify suspect in Smyrna robbery

The suspect entered the store just before 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. (Source: Smyrna Police Department) The suspect entered the store just before 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. (Source: Smyrna Police Department)
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Police in Smyrna are working to identify the man who robbed a Dollar General store on Wednesday night.

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Missing La Vergne woman found in Clarksville

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A 75-year-old woman missing since Tuesday morning was found in Clarksville.

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Murfreesboro police investigating bank robbery

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Police are investigating a bank robbery on Monday morning on New Salem Highway.

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Unloaded assault rifle found in car at Eagleville school

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An unloaded and unassembled assault rifle was found in the trunk of a student at Eagleville School on Friday, according to a release from Rutherford County Schools.

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Police: Man kills himself during confrontation with officers

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Police say a suspect shot himself after being confronted by officers in Murfreesboro on Friday.

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Decommissioned Murfreesboro officer had previous disciplinary actions Video included

Murfreesboro Police Officer Mark Todd (Photo: Murfreesboro Police Department) Murfreesboro Police Officer Mark Todd (Photo: Murfreesboro Police Department)
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A Murfreesboro police officer under investigation for sexual assault has been decommissioned, and he's been disciplined in the past.

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Road reopens after crash knocked out utility pole in Smyrna Video included

The crash happened around 8 p.m. Tuesday. (WSMV) The crash happened around 8 p.m. Tuesday. (WSMV)
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The wreck, which involved a car hauler truck, happened at the intersection of Nissan Boulevard and Enon Springs Road around 8 p.m. Tuesday.

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Community rallies around Murfreesboro mosque after vandalism

Hundreds gathered to show their support for the Muslim community in Murfreesboro. (WSMV) Hundreds gathered to show their support for the Muslim community in Murfreesboro. (WSMV)
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Hundreds of people came out to show their support for the Muslim community at the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro on Tuesday night.

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Vandalism reported at Islamic Center of Murfreesboro

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Police are investigating a vandalism incident at the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro.

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Officers disciplined after arrest of elementary students

The children were arrested at Hobgood Elementary School in April 2016. (WSMV) The children were arrested at Hobgood Elementary School in April 2016. (WSMV)
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The officers involved in the investigation that led to the arrests of 10 students at Hobgood Elementary School have been disciplined.

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Graphic video shows assault of Murfreesboro teen

The attack was captured on video. (WSMV) The attack was captured on video. (WSMV)
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Disturbing new video has been released showing a violent assault on a Murfreesboro teen. It happened just a few doors down from his home as he got off the school bus.

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Police identify suspect in La Vergne shooting

Joshua Simmons (Source: La Vergne Police Department) Joshua Simmons (Source: La Vergne Police Department)
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The shooting happened Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of Nir Shreibman Boulevard and Murfreesboro Road.

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Comptroller: Rutherford sheriff broke state laws with JailCigs business

Robert Arnold (WSMV file photo) Robert Arnold (WSMV file photo)
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A newly-released investigative report by the Tennessee Comptroller’s Office details problems discovered in the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Department.

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Judge: Rutherford sheriff Arnold suspended without pay Video included

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A Nashville judge ruled on Monday that Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold would be suspended without pay.

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Sheriff’s status is topic of committee meeting Video included

The Rutherford County Safety Committee met on Monday night. (9/26/16) The Rutherford County Safety Committee met on Monday night. (9/26/16)
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Sheriff Robert Arnold continued to be a hot topic at Monday night’s Rutherford County Commission Safety Committee meeting.

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GPS records show deputies responded to Arnold’s home, no official report filed Video included

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Channel 4 News has obtained new records that show exactly how long two Rutherford County deputies spent at the home of Sheriff Robert Arnold, even though no officials reports were filed.

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More commissioners to call for indicted sheriff to resign

Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold (Source: WSMV) Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold (Source: WSMV)
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A news conference is scheduled for 5 p.m. Thursday at the county courthouse. Eight to 10 commissioners are expected to attend, including commissioners who have not previously spoken out.

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Rutherford County mayor, residents react to Sheriff Arnold's charges

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News of Sheriff Robert Arnold's indictments was the talk of some residents in downtown Murfreesboro Friday.

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Rutherford sheriff, 2 others indicted on federal charges

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Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold and his former administrative chief deputy surrendered to federal authorities on Friday morning.

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Community members discuss plan for Middle Point Landfill

The site is expanding so fast that officials say it is running out of room. The site is expanding so fast that officials say it is running out of room.
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It's a giant earthen mound that continues to grow with each truckload of debris and garbage brought there. The site is expanding so fast that officials say it is running out of room. More>>

Walter Hill residents say landfill is trashing their property values

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People in the Walter Hill community call it "Mount Trashmore" or "Trash Mountain." They say the smell, sight and pollution of the landfill is making their properties worthless.

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Citizens skeptical about plan to stop landfill smell

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A Rutherford County landfill nicknamed “Mount Trashmore” was the center of a heated meeting Thursday night.

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Judge orders prisoners released from Rutherford jail

Updated: Jan 04, 2016 11:34 AM

Several prisoners at the Rutherford County Jail got an early Christmas present on Friday.

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Probation company accused of extortion scheme

Updated: Oct 19, 2015 06:51 PM

A lawsuit accuses a Rutherford County company of extorting people on probation in a profitable debt collection scheme.

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Family of victim searching for answers in I-24 murder

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A Middle Tennessee family is desperate for answers after a mysterious murder earlier this month. Investigators are still trying to figure out why Jackie Warpoole Jr. was shot and killed along a busy stretch of westbound Interstate 24. More>>

Families want charges in fatal crash before Bonnaroo

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Family and friends of a southeast Indiana couple who was killed in a fiery crash in Tennessee earlier this year want the driver who hit them charged criminally. More>>

La Vergne water supply running low after recent cold snap

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The city of La Vergne is urging people to watch their water use as the city recovers from this week's bitterly cold temperatures. More>>

Arrest made in connection to Smyrna shooting

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Police say 20-year-old Pierre Burns was shot in the parking lot of the Deerfield Inn on Courier Place. Burns was taken to the hospital and has since been treated and released. More>>

Lawyer who stole from dementia patient sentenced

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Former attorney John E. Clemmons is sentenced to 8 years for stealing from a dementia patient who was his ward. More>>

Missing person case in Manchester gone cold

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Things have taken a frustrating turn in the case of a missing man in Coffee County. More>>

Murfreesboro facility expanding, adding 94 jobs

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State officials say that automotive seat manufacturer NHK Seating of America Inc. plans to expand its facility in Murfreesboro, adding 94 jobs in the process. More>>

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