Drug Take Back Day this Saturday

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation joins the Drug Enforcement Administration for a program this Saturday that gives Tennesseans a chance to rid their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription pills. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. this Saturday, April 29, residents can drop off pills or patches to be disposed … Continue reading Drug Take Back Day this Saturday

Maryville Man Indicted in 2015 Homicide Case

KNOXVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and the Knoxville Police Department has resulted in the indictment of a Maryville man in connection with a 2015 homicide case. At the request of 10th District Attorney General Steve Crump, TBI Special Agents joined the … Continue reading Maryville Man Indicted in 2015 Homicide Case

Newport Man Indicted on Arson and Vandalism Charges

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Newport man on arson and vandalism charges. At the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents began working alongside agents with Tennessee Fire Investigative Services and the Cocke County Sheriff’s … Continue reading Newport Man Indicted on Arson and Vandalism Charges

Joint Arson Case Yields Charge for Overton County Man

COOKEVILLE – A joint investigation has resulted in an indictment for an Overton County man in connection to an ongoing arson case in Pickett County. On December 19th, at the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI Special Agents joined investigators from Tennessee Fire Investigative Services and the Pickett County Sheriff’s Office in … Continue reading Joint Arson Case Yields Charge for Overton County Man

Johnson City Residents Arrested as Part of Multi-Agency Drug Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, 1st Judicial District Drug Task Force, Johnson City Police Department Special Investigations Squad, 1st Judicial District Attorney’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration has resulted in the arrest of two Johnson City residents on drug charges. Wednesday morning, TBI Special … Continue reading Johnson City Residents Arrested as Part of Multi-Agency Drug Investigation

Two Arrested in Carter County Human Trafficking Investigation

KNOXVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Human Trafficking Unit has resulted in the arrest of two men on statutory rape and solicitation charges. On Sunday, the TBI received information from investigators with the Knoxville Police Department concerning a possible case of human trafficking involving juvenile females. After developing … Continue reading Two Arrested in Carter County Human Trafficking Investigation

Rhea County Woman Arrested, Charged in Husband’s Murder

CHATTANOOGA – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Rhea County woman in connection to the death of her husband. At the request of 12th District Attorney General Mike Taylor, TBI Special Agents began investigating the death of Thomas Richard Wilkey, Jr. today, shortly after deputies from the Rhea … Continue reading Rhea County Woman Arrested, Charged in Husband’s Murder

Jefferson City Man Facing Charges in Officer-Involved Shooting Incident

KNOXVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Jefferson City man in connection with an officer-involved shooting incident that occurred in December. On December 23rd, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents began investigating the circumstances surrounding … Continue reading Jefferson City Man Facing Charges in Officer-Involved Shooting Incident

Family Members of Man Charged in Homicide Arrested in Ongoing Investigation

COOKEVILLE – In a joint investigation with the McMinnville Police Department, Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for the mother and grandparents of a homicide suspect, who are accused of trying to hinder the ongoing investigation. At the request of 31st District Attorney General Lisa Zavogiannis, TBI Special Agents began … Continue reading Family Members of Man Charged in Homicide Arrested in Ongoing Investigation

Fugitive from Florida Captured in Bradley County

CHATTANOOGA – Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested a Tampa man who had an outstanding warrant out of Hillsborough County, Florida. The Circuit/ County Court of the 13th Judicial Circuit in Florida issued an arrest warrant last month for Eric McNeil (DOB 7/25/1994) on a charge of Lewd and Lascivious Behavior … Continue reading Fugitive from Florida Captured in Bradley County