Carter County Woman Indicted, Charged with Stealing Thousands from Former Employer

CARTER COUNTY – An 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 an Elizabethton woman on theft charges. In November 2020, at the request of 1st District Attorney General Ken Baldwin, TBI agents began investigating financial discrepancies … Continue reading Carter County Woman Indicted, Charged with Stealing Thousands from Former Employer

Greeneville Arson Investigation Results in Indictment

GREENEVILLE – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Greeneville Police Department, and the Greeneville Fire Department has resulted in charges being placed in connection to a fire that occurred in November 2019. On November 10, 2019, TBI agents joined the Greeneville Police Department and the Greeneville Fire Department in investigating a … Continue reading Greeneville Arson Investigation Results in Indictment

Jellico Man Arrested, Charged in Weekend Homicide

CAMPBELL COUNTY – A joint investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Jellico man in connection to a weekend homicide. On May 2nd, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI special agents began working alongside … Continue reading Jellico Man Arrested, Charged in Weekend Homicide

Cookeville Man Indicted, Accused of Threatening Sevier County Judge and Two Attorneys

SEVIER COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Cookeville man accused of threatening a judge and two attorneys in Sevier County. In February, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI special agents began investigating allegations involving Sevier County … Continue reading Cookeville Man Indicted, Accused of Threatening Sevier County Judge and Two Attorneys

Joint Investigation Results in Indictment in 2013 Homicide

HAWKINS COUNTY – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment of a Kingsport woman in connection to a 2013 homicide. At the request of former 3rd District Attorney General Berkeley Bell, TBI special agents joined detectives with the Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office … Continue reading Joint Investigation Results in Indictment in 2013 Homicide

Joint Investigation into Overdose Death Results in Indictment

CAMPBELL COUNTY – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the LaFollette Police Department, and the 8th Judicial District Drug Task Force has resulted in the indictment of a Jacksboro man on murder charges in connection to an overdose death.  On December 4, 2020, special agents with the TBI Drug Investigation Division joined … Continue reading Joint Investigation into Overdose Death Results in Indictment

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Kingsport

Updated 4/12/21 at 2:15 p.m. – The driver of the vehicle has been identified as a 17-year-old male. Due to the fact that the individual is a juvenile, his name is not being released at this time. He remains hospitalized. At the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI special agents are investigating … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Kingsport

Former Paramedic Indicted, Charged with Sexual Battery

SCOTT COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a former Scott County paramedic accused of sexual misconduct. In October 2020, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI agents began investigating allegations of sexual assault involving William Ricky Russ. During … Continue reading Former Paramedic Indicted, Charged with Sexual Battery

Joint Human Trafficking Operation Results in Multiple Arrests

OAK RIDGE – A two-day undercover operation by Special Agents with the TBI Human Trafficking Unit, the Oak Ridge Police Department, the 7th Judicial District Crime Task Force, the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, and the 7th Judicial District Attorney General’s Office has resulted in the arrest of several men accused of seeking illicit sex from … Continue reading Joint Human Trafficking Operation Results in Multiple Arrests

Johnson City Man Charged in Child Pornography Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Johnson City Police Department, and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Johnson City man on sexual exploitation charges. This week, after receiving information from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and … Continue reading Johnson City Man Charged in Child Pornography Investigation