Come Monday morning, school zones in Mt. Juliet will be active as students head back to class. Mt. Juliet Police will also be out in force in their annual Back-to-School School Zone safety initiative. The police department will have extra officers working at designated school zones before and after school for the first few weeks, focusing on poor and unsafe driving behavior.
MT. JULIET — Investigators are hoping the public can identify a theft suspect who stole a purse out of a Jeep last month while the victim exercised. The theft occurred June 22 around 5 p.m. in the parking lot of Planet Fitness, located at 1321 N. Mt. Juliet Road.