Morristown Woman Indicted, Accused of TennCare Fraud

HAMBLEN COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Division has resulted in the indictment of a Morristown woman on fraud charges. In April, after receiving information from the Division of TennCare’s Office of Program Integrity Unit, TBI Agents began investigating Chelsea Lianne Snowden (DOB 8/21/85). At … Continue reading Morristown Woman Indicted, Accused of TennCare Fraud

Former School Nurse Indicted, Accused of Stealing Medication

CAMPBELL COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a former Campbell County school nurse. In December 2019, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI Agents began investigating allegations of theft involving Sherry Lancaster (DOB 06/07/64). During the … Continue reading Former School Nurse Indicted, Accused of Stealing Medication

East Tennessee Mayor Indicted, Accused of Official Misconduct

CAMPBELL COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the office of the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury has resulted in the indictment of the LaFollette mayor.   In July, at the request of District Attorney General Nathan Nichols Pro Tempore, TBI Agents and investigators with the Comptroller’s … Continue reading East Tennessee Mayor Indicted, Accused of Official Misconduct

Knoxville Woman Indicted on Identity Theft and TennCare Fraud Charges

CLAIBORNE COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Division and the Tazewell Police Department has resulted in the indictment of a Knoxville woman on fraud and identity theft charges. In March 2018, after receiving information from Adult Protective Services regarding possible TennCare fraud, TBI Agents began … Continue reading Knoxville Woman Indicted on Identity Theft and TennCare Fraud Charges

Mother of Evelyn Boswell Indicted on Numerous Charges, Including Murder

SULLIVAN COUNTY – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment of a Blountville woman accused of murdering her daughter and disposing of her body. Evelyn Boswell was reported missing by a family member on February 18th. She was reportedly in the custody … Continue reading Mother of Evelyn Boswell Indicted on Numerous Charges, Including Murder

Job Opening Announced at TBI Headquarters

The TBI seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open position: CRIME INFORMATION COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST Tennessee Information Enforcement System (TIES) Unit 1 Vacancy TBI Headquarters Davidson County Job Duties: Responsible for monitoring the TIES computer system to ensure law enforcement agencies and databases are connected and working. Assists law enforcement agencies with National Crime … Continue reading Job Opening Announced at TBI Headquarters

Fentress County Man Indicted, Accused of Statutory Rape

FENTRESS COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Fentress County man accused of having inappropriate sexual contact with a minor. In June, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI Special Agents began investigating Stewart Dwain Matthews. During the … Continue reading Fentress County Man Indicted, Accused of Statutory Rape

Jamestown Couple Arrested, Charged in TBI Child Abuse Case

FENTRESS COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Jamestown couple on child abuse charges. At the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI Agents began investigating the possible abuse of an 8-month-old baby who was hospitalized on July … Continue reading Jamestown Couple Arrested, Charged in TBI Child Abuse Case

Crossville Man Arrested, Charged with First Degree Murder

CROSSVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Crossville Police Department, and the 13th Judicial District Attorney's Office has resulted in the arrest of a Crossville man in connection to the death of his wife. At the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI Agents joined … Continue reading Crossville Man Arrested, Charged with First Degree Murder

Joint Investigation Yields Arrest in Henry County Homicide

HENRY COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Henry County Sheriff's Office has resulted in the arrest of a Puryear man. At the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, TBI Agents joined the Henry County Sheriff's Office in investigating the death of Stella Duncan … Continue reading Joint Investigation Yields Arrest in Henry County Homicide