Undercover Decatur County Drug Investigation Leads to Indictments, Arrests

DECATUR COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of three men in Decatur County on drug counts. In November 2019, Agents began an investigation into reports of methamphetamine being sold by individuals in Decatur County and began conducting controlled … Continue reading Undercover Decatur County Drug Investigation Leads to Indictments, Arrests

Wilson County Man Charged in 2019 Fatal Fire

WILSON COUNTY – An investigation of a fatal fire by Special Agent Fire Investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Wilson County man. In November 2019, fire investigators responded to a house fire in the 200 block of Commerce Street in Watertown. Resident Ben Edward Thompson, … Continue reading Wilson County Man Charged in 2019 Fatal Fire

Lawrence County Couple, Son Indicted on Charges Stemming from Child Abuse Investigation

LAWRENCE COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation into allegations of child sex abuse has resulted in the indictment of a Lawrence County couple and their adult son. At the request of 22nd District Attorney General Brent Cooper, in August, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of child sex … Continue reading Lawrence County Couple, Son Indicted on Charges Stemming from Child Abuse Investigation

Decatur County Arson Investigation Results in Indictment, Arrest

DECATUR COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agent Fire Investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Decatur County Fire Department has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Parsons man, on charges of arson. In October of 2019, TBI Agents joined the Decatur County Fire Department in investigating a series of suspicious … Continue reading Decatur County Arson Investigation Results in Indictment, Arrest

Fifth Person Indicted, Charged in 2013 Decatur County Murder

DECATURVILLE – An extensive investigation by Special Agents with the Criminal Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in a fifth indictment and arrest in a 2013 murder in Decatur County. John Wesley Conway, 28, of Decaturville, was found fatally shot in the 2200 block of Mount Lebanon Road in Decaturville on … Continue reading Fifth Person Indicted, Charged in 2013 Decatur County Murder

Morristown Woman Indicted, Accused of TennCare Fraud

HAMBLEN COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Division has resulted in the indictment of a Morristown woman on fraud charges. In April, after receiving information from the Division of TennCare’s Office of Program Integrity Unit, TBI Agents began investigating Chelsea Lianne Snowden (DOB 8/21/85). At … Continue reading Morristown Woman Indicted, Accused of TennCare Fraud

Caregivers Charged with Neglect of Vulnerable Adult

JACKSON – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Division has resulted in the arrest of two caregivers who are charged with neglect of a patient. After receiving information from Adult Protective Services about a complaint of neglect involving a vulnerable adult, Agents began investigating Kelly Motes of … Continue reading Caregivers Charged with Neglect of Vulnerable Adult

TBI Statement: Dangelo Dorsey Case

UPDATE (Monday, September 14, 10:25 AM Central): As the investigation continues, and as TBI Agents learn more about the set of events that unfolded on and around Interstate 24 on Sunday afternoon, the Bureau would like to clarify the record on two points. Following the shooting inside of the vehicle on Sunday morning, in which Dangelo … Continue reading TBI Statement: Dangelo Dorsey Case

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Fayette County Involving Shelby County SWAT Officers

At the request of 25th District Attorney General Mark Davidson, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances of an officer-involved shooting that occurred Thursday morning in Fayette County. The incident happened at approximately 4 a.m. in the 900 block of Fortune Road in Moscow, as officers with the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, while assisting the … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Fayette County Involving Shelby County SWAT Officers

Now Hiring! TBI HR Analyst, Criminal History Examiner

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions. HR ANALYST 2 Human Resources Unit, TBI Headquarters (Nashville) 1 Vacancy  Monthly Salary Range: $3,053-$4,885 Job Duties: Serves as the Agency Time and Labor Administrator.  This role includes auditing time and labor reports; processing special overtime projects related to time … Continue reading Now Hiring! TBI HR Analyst, Criminal History Examiner