Five Indicted in Deadly Fayette County Shooting

SOMERVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has resulted in the indictment of five men in connection to an August shooting in Fayette County that left one person dead and four others injured. At the request … Continue reading Five Indicted in Deadly Fayette County Shooting

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Hawkins County

Updated 11/25/20 at 12:30 p.m. (ET) – The individual involved in this incident has been identified as Jason Scott Angell (DOB 3/11/80), of Rogersville. He remains hospitalized. At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that happened Tuesday night in Hawkins … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Hawkins County

McMinnville Woman Arrested, Charged with Arson

DEKALB COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and deputies with the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department has resulted in the arrest of a McMinnville woman on an arson charge. In April, Agents were requested to join deputies with the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department and DeKalb County Fire Department in … Continue reading McMinnville Woman Arrested, Charged with Arson

Smithville Man Indicted on Arson Charges

DEKALB COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and deputies with the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department has resulted in the arrest of a Smithville man, in connection to a series of fires that had been set in DeKalb County. In September, Agents were requested to join deputies with the … Continue reading Smithville Man Indicted on Arson Charges

TBI Agents Investigating Knox County Officer-Involved Shooting

Updated 11/21/20 at 6:30 p.m. (ET) – The individual involved in this incident has been identified as Skyler Charles Anthony Petrancosta (DOB 2/22/92), of Clinton. He remains hospitalized. At the request of 6th District Attorney General Charme Allen, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that happened Saturday morning in Powell.  Preliminary information indicates that … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Knox County Officer-Involved Shooting

Savannah Man Charged with Rape, Aggravated Statutory Rape

SAVANNAH – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Savannah man on counts of rape. At the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, on September 29th, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations involving the rape of a minor.  During the course of … Continue reading Savannah Man Charged with Rape, Aggravated Statutory Rape

Caregiver Charged with Exploiting Elderly Client

MEMPHIS – An investigation by Special Agents with the Medicaid Fraud Control Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Memphis woman, who is charged with exploiting and defrauding an elderly client. In September, after receiving a referral from Adult Protect Services of the Tennessee Department of Human Services, … Continue reading Caregiver Charged with Exploiting Elderly Client

We’re Hiring at TBI!

The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open position: CJIS SUPERVISOR CRIMINAL RECORDS UNIT 1 Vacancy TBI Headquarters - Davidson County Job Duties: Supervises employees in the Criminal Records Unit. Responsible for monitoring relevant databases and computerized systems daily to ensure proper functionality and identifying issues with criminal justice information and systems … Continue reading We’re Hiring at TBI!

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in La Vergne

Updated at 8:42 a.m. 11/18/20: The deceased individual has been identified as Jovan Brice, DOB 09/17/1981. *NOTE: This has been updated to correct the spelling of the first name. At the request of 16th District Attorney General Jennings Jones, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Tuesday afternoon in La … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in La Vergne

Algood Man Charged in Drug-Related Death

DEKALB COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department has resulted in the arrest of an Algood man, in connection to the drug-related death of a Smithville woman. In June, Agents joined deputies in investigating the death of … Continue reading Algood Man Charged in Drug-Related Death