Joint Human Trafficking Operation Results in Arrests

UNION CITY – An undercover operation by Special Agents with the TBI Human Trafficking Unit, the Tennessee Human Trafficking Task Force, and the Obion County Sheriff’s Office along with the Department of Homeland Security – Homeland Security Investigations, Union City Police Department, and the 27th District Attorney General’s Office has resulted in the arrest of … Continue reading Joint Human Trafficking Operation Results in Arrests

TBI Agents Investigating Ripley Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 25th District Attorney General Mark Davidson, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that happened early Sunday morning in Ripley. Preliminary information indicates just after midnight, an officer with the Ripley Police Department was patrolling along Jefferson Street when he witnessed two individuals in a vehicle … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Ripley Officer-Involved Shooting

Mother and Her Boyfriend Charged with Aggravated Abuse, Neglect of Vulnerable Daughter

DECATURVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Division and Criminal Investigation Division has resulted in the arrest of a Decaturville mother and her boyfriend on charges of abuse and neglect of the woman’s adult daughter who relied on them for care. At the request of 24th … Continue reading Mother and Her Boyfriend Charged with Aggravated Abuse, Neglect of Vulnerable Daughter

Sardis Man Charged in Weekend Murder

ENVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Chester County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in an arrest in connection to the murder of a man in Enville over the weekend. At the request of 26th District Attorney General Jody Pickens, on Sunday, TBI Agents joined investigators with the … Continue reading Sardis Man Charged in Weekend Murder

Hardin County Drug Roundup Nets 35 Arrests

*Updated 12/10/20 to reflect corrected or updated charges for various indicted individuals. An undercover investigation into the sale of illicit drugs in Hardin County began in January and included numerous controlled purchases, surveillance, and research.  On November 16th, the Hardin County Grand Jury returned indictments charging dozens of people with multiple counts.  Today, TBI Agents … Continue reading Hardin County Drug Roundup Nets 35 Arrests

Joint Drug Investigation Results in Arrests

GIBSON COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Gibson County Sheriff’s Office, the Crockett County Sheriff’s Office, and the West Tennessee Drug Task Force has resulted in the arrest of individuals on drug-related charges. On Monday, Agents and investigators executed a search … Continue reading Joint Drug Investigation Results in Arrests

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

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

Camden Man Charged in Murder-for-Hire Investigation

CAMDEN – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, working alongside investigators with the Benton County Sheriff’s Office, have arrested and charged a Camden man in connection with an investigation into an ongoing murder-for-hire plot. On Monday, at the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, TBI Agents began investigating Caleb Bryant (DOB: … Continue reading Camden Man Charged in Murder-for-Hire Investigation