Murfreesboro police officer fired amid investigation by THP


MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WKRN) – A Murfreesboro police officer was fired Wednesday after an investigation by the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

According to a press release, Jason McGriff’s termination followed a review of the “facts and circumstances” related his actions while off-duty on June 4.

Details of what happened weren’t released, but the Murfreesboro Police Department said the 25-year-old had been the subject of an investigation by the THP.

As a new employee hired April 17, 2017, McGriff was on a 12-month probationary period.

The police department said pending the investigation by the THP, this is all the information they can release at this time.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

Trending Stories