Ongoing Investigation Results in Additional Charges in 2018 Homicide Case

SULLIVAN COUNTY – An ongoing investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in additional indictments in connection to a 2018 homicide in Bluff City. On August 10, 2018, at the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI agents began investigating the death of Herman Rumley (DOB 12/3/46), shortly … Continue reading Ongoing Investigation Results in Additional Charges in 2018 Homicide Case

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Johnson City

At the request of 1st District Attorney General Ken Baldwin, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to the shooting of a man during an interaction with officers from the Johnson City Police Department Thursday evening. Shortly after 8:00 p.m., Johnson City officers responded to the 100 block of Buffalo Street on a report … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Johnson City

Former Attorney Indicted, Accused of Stealing from Client

CAMPBELL COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a former attorney accused of stealing thousands from a client. In January, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI agents began investigating allegations of theft against Kevin C. Angel. During the … Continue reading Former Attorney Indicted, Accused of Stealing from Client

Grainger County Arson Investigation Results in Indictment

GRAINGER COUNTY – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Blaine Police Department has resulted in the indictment of a Grainger County man on an arson charge. On October 26, 2019, TBI agents began working alongside the Blaine Police Department in investigating a fire that occurred at a home in the … Continue reading Grainger County Arson Investigation Results in Indictment

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Clarksville

At the request of 19th District Attorney General John Carney, TBI special agents continue to investigate the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Saturday night in Clarksville. Just after 8:00 p.m., officers with the Clarksville Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the 1000 block of Hedge Apple Drive in reference to … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Clarksville

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Grainger County

Updated 5/8/21 at 5:55pm ET: The deceased individual has been identified as Robbie Leigh Hodge (DOB 4/18/69). At the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI special agents continue to investigate the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred in Grainger County late Friday night. At approximately 10:30 p.m., the Grainger County … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Grainger County

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