Drug Investigation Leads to Seizure of Suspected Fentanyl, Newbern Man Arrested

NEWBERN – An investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Newbern man on weapon and drug charges. Thursday, as part of an ongoing drug investigation, TBI Agents along with Agents from the 27th Judicial District Drug Task Force, Agents from … Continue reading Drug Investigation Leads to Seizure of Suspected Fentanyl, Newbern Man Arrested

Benton County Doctor Indicted on 20 Counts

CAMDEN – An investigation by Special Agents with the Medicaid Fraud Control Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Camden doctor on multiple charges of TennCare Fraud. At the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe in May of 2016, TBI Agents began investigating allegations … Continue reading Benton County Doctor Indicted on 20 Counts

Selmer Police Chief Indicted, Charged with Official Misconduct

SELMER – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Criminal Investigation Division has resulted in the indictment of Selmer Police Chief Elmer Neal Burks on two counts. On December 11th, 2019, 25th District Attorney General Mark Davidson requested the TBI investigate the theft of a cell phone held as seized property … Continue reading Selmer Police Chief Indicted, Charged with Official Misconduct

Second Man Indicted, Arrested in Deadly 2019 Ripley Shooting

RIPLEY – An ongoing investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Ripley Police Department, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force has resulted in a second arrest in connection with a 2019 double shooting in Ripley. On April 21, 2019, at … Continue reading Second Man Indicted, Arrested in Deadly 2019 Ripley Shooting

Three Arrested in Series of Structure Fires Spanning Two Counties

HOUSTON COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Houston County Sheriff’s Office, Dickson County Sheriff’s Office and Houston County Fire Department resulted in the arrest of three men on arson charges. On Thursday, at the request of 23rd District Attorney General Ray Crouch, Agents joined the investigation into a … Continue reading Three Arrested in Series of Structure Fires Spanning Two Counties

Carroll County Man Arrested, Charged with Murder

CEDAR GROVE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and deputies with the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Cedar Grove man in connection to a homicide in Carroll County. At the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, Tuesday evening, TBI Agents joined … Continue reading Carroll County Man Arrested, Charged with Murder

Teen Arrested, Charged in Death of Pregnant Woman and Unborn Child

BROWNSVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Brownsville Police Department has resulted in the arrest of a Brownsville teenager in connection to a deadly December shooting in Brownsville in which a pregnant woman and her unborn child were fatally wounded and two others, including a child, were … Continue reading Teen Arrested, Charged in Death of Pregnant Woman and Unborn Child

Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting in Elizabethton being Investigated by TBI

ELIZABETHTON – At the request of 1st District Attorney General Ken Baldwin, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal officer-involved shooting in Elizabethton that occurred in the early morning hours Saturday. Preliminary information indicates the incident happened at approximately 12:45 a.m. in the 600 block of Hattie Avenue.  Two officers with the Elizabethton … Continue reading Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting in Elizabethton being Investigated by TBI

TBI Agents Investigating Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting in Memphis

*Updated: 12/27/19 at 3:23 p.m. - The deceased individual's name and date of birth have been updated in the below release. MEMPHIS – At the request of 30th District Attorney General Amy Weirich, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal officer-involved shooting in Memphis that occurred late Thursday night. Preliminary information indicates the … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting in Memphis

Selmer Man Charged with Theft and Tampering with Evidence

SELMER – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Criminal Investigation Division has resulted in the arrest of a Selmer man on charges of theft and tampering with evidence. On December 11th, 25th District Attorney General Mark Davidson requested the TBI investigate the theft of a cell phone held as seized … Continue reading Selmer Man Charged with Theft and Tampering with Evidence