Sneedville Man Indicted, Arrested on Drug and Weapons Charges

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of a Sneedville man in connection with a marijuana grow operation. In June 2016, at the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division, working alongside the Governor’s Task … Continue reading Sneedville Man Indicted, Arrested on Drug and Weapons Charges

Four Indicted in Joint Cocke County Drug Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Cocke County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration has led to the indictment of four people charged in connection with a cocaine trafficking operation. In June 2015, TBI Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division, working alongside detectives with … Continue reading Four Indicted in Joint Cocke County Drug Investigation

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Cocke County

UPDATED: 10:00 AM EST, February 6, 2017 At the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Sunday evening in Cocke County. Preliminary information indicates that around 11:15 EST, a National Park Service Ranger observed a vehicle speeding along Highway 441 in … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Cocke County

TBI Top 10 Fugitive Captured in Knoxville

NOTE: Updated at 7:00 PM EST, January 23, 2017 to reflect latest booking photo. CHATTANOOGA – A man who was added to the TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list in August of last year is now in custody. Jereme Dannuel Little was captured Monday morning in Knoxville. Little, 41, was wanted by the TBI and the … Continue reading TBI Top 10 Fugitive Captured in Knoxville

Two Arrested in Washington County Drug Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the 1st Judicial Drug Task Force has led to the indictment of two Washington County residents on drug-related charges. In May 2016, at the request of 1st District Attorney General Tony Clark, TBI Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division … Continue reading Two Arrested in Washington County Drug Investigation

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sullivan County

UPDATED: 6:30 PM EST, January 18, 2017 At the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Thursday evening in Kingsport. Preliminary information indicates that two troopers with the Tennessee Highway Patrol observed a vehicle headed westbound on Interstate 26 traveling above … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sullivan County

Union County Woman Indicted on Solicitation and Sexual Exploitation Charges

KNOXVILLE –An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of a Maynardville woman in a sexual exploitation case involving juvenile males. In October 2016, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI Special Agents began investigating Tonya Suzette Raper.  The investigation revealed that Raper, … Continue reading Union County Woman Indicted on Solicitation and Sexual Exploitation Charges

Joint Investigation Leads to Charges in Sullivan County Drug Conspiracy Case

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the 2nd Judicial Drug Task Force has led to the indictment of three Kingsport residents accused in a multi-jurisdictional conspiracy to obtain and distribute prescription medications. In June 2015, at the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI … Continue reading Joint Investigation Leads to Charges in Sullivan County Drug Conspiracy Case

TBI Seeks Public’s Help Identifying Subjects Responsible for Sevierville Murder

KNOXVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Sevierville Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in an ongoing homicide investigation that occurred in December 2015. At the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents, working alongside detectives with the Sevierville Police Department, continue to investigate the homicide of 71-year-old … Continue reading TBI Seeks Public’s Help Identifying Subjects Responsible for Sevierville Murder

TBI Seeks Public’s Assistance in Washington County Death Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in a homicide investigation that began on Christmas Eve. At the request of 1st District Attorney General Tony Clark, TBI Special Agents are working alongside detectives with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office to investigate the … Continue reading TBI Seeks Public’s Assistance in Washington County Death Investigation