Joint Drug Investigation Leads to Arrest of Two Savannah Men

SAVANNAH – A joint investigation by special agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, 24th Judicial Drug Task Force, Savannah Police Department, and Hardin County Sheriff’s Office into the sale of methamphetamine has led to the arrest of two men. Since August, TBI and the 24th Judicial Drug Task Force … Continue reading Joint Drug Investigation Leads to Arrest of Two Savannah Men

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Jackson

At the request of 26th District Attorney General Jody Pickens, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to the death of a man during an interaction with an officer from the Jackson Police Department. Saturday evening, members of security at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital encountered a combative individual inside the entrance of the Emergency … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Jackson

Memphis Caregiver Indicted in Vulnerable Adult Abuse Case

MEMPHIS – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Division has resulted in the arrest of a Memphis woman on a charge of abusing a vulnerable adult in her care. TBI began its investigation into Tiaranee Phillips (DOB: 7/30/93) of Memphis, in August, after receiving information from the … Continue reading Memphis Caregiver Indicted in Vulnerable Adult Abuse Case

Jobs Announced at TBI Headquarters

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions. TBI SPECIAL AGENT-FORENSIC SCIENTIST 12 Vacancies TBI Headquarters/Davidson County1 - Forensic Biology Unit 1 - Microanalysis Unit Job Duties:Responsible for analyzing physical, biological, or chemical evidence submitted to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation; and composing technical laboratory reports describing the … Continue reading Jobs Announced at TBI Headquarters

Ongoing Drug Investigation Leads to Search Warrant, Arrests

LEXINGTON – An ongoing joint investigation by special agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Lexington Police Department, and Henderson County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of two people on drug and weapons charges. A proactive investigation into drug trafficking in Lexington and Henderson County led agents and … Continue reading Ongoing Drug Investigation Leads to Search Warrant, Arrests

Humboldt Man Indicted in Gibson County Double Homicide

MILAN – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and Gibson County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment of a man on charges connected to a double homicide. At the request of 28th District Attorney General Frederick Agee, on August 23rd, TBI special agents joined investigators with the Gibson County Sheriff’s Office … Continue reading Humboldt Man Indicted in Gibson County Double Homicide

Fentanyl Seized, Arrest Made in Execution of Memphis Search Warrant

MEMPHIS – A joint investigation by special agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, 25th Judicial Drug Task Force, and Fayette County Sheriff’s Office into the distribution of fentanyl has resulted in the seizure of the deadly drug and the arrest of a Memphis man. Today, as part of an … Continue reading Fentanyl Seized, Arrest Made in Execution of Memphis Search Warrant

Big Sandy Man Indicted in Son’s Murder, Charged with Attempted Murder of TBI Agents

BIG SANDY – A Benton County couple has been indicted and arrested in connection with the 2020 death of the man’s son and face new charges stemming from their arrest today, including the attempted murder of two TBI special agents. On November 15, 2020, at the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, TBI … Continue reading Big Sandy Man Indicted in Son’s Murder, Charged with Attempted Murder of TBI Agents

Former Caregiver Indicted, Charged in Vulnerable Adult Abuse Case

MEMPHIS – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Division has resulted in the arrest of a Memphis man on a charge of abusing a vulnerable adult in his care. TBI began its investigation into Denzel Triggs (DOB: 1/19/93) in February, after receiving information from the Tennessee Department … Continue reading Former Caregiver Indicted, Charged in Vulnerable Adult Abuse Case

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Hardeman County

*Updated 10/6/21 at 4:20 p.m. to correct the spelling of the deceased individual's middle name and update specifics regarding the initial encounter between the correctional officers and the armed individual. At the request of 25th District Attorney General Mark Davidson, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to the shooting of a man during … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Hardeman County