Maryville Man Indicted, Accused of Threatening Judge

KNOXVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Maryville man accused of threatening the life of a judge. On August 8th, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents began investigating threats made against a Grainger County judge. … Continue reading Maryville Man Indicted, Accused of Threatening Judge

TBI Top 10 Most Wanted Fugitive in Custody in Indiana

  NASHVILLE – A man who was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top 10 Most Wanted list in July is now in custody, after being arrested today in Indiana. Bradford (DOB 3-19-79) had been wanted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to face a charge of Conspiracy … Continue reading TBI Top 10 Most Wanted Fugitive in Custody in Indiana

Joint Law Enforcement Efforts Yields Charges in 8-Month Methamphetamine Case

COOKEVILLE – Partner law enforcement agencies from across the Upper Cumberland region have worked together to secure charges for 12 individuals in connection to an eight-month investigation into the distribution of methamphetamine in several counties. Authorities from the Cookeville Police Department, the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office, the Crossville Police Department, the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office, … Continue reading Joint Law Enforcement Efforts Yields Charges in 8-Month Methamphetamine Case

11 Men Facing Felony Charges as a Result of Kingsport Human Trafficking Operation

JOHNSON CITY – A youth leader, a coach, and a volunteer firefighter are among nearly a dozen men facing felony charges as part of a four-day human trafficking operation in Kingsport. Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation along with the Kingsport Police Department, 2nd Judicial District Drug Task Force, Sullivan County District Attorney’s … Continue reading 11 Men Facing Felony Charges as a Result of Kingsport Human Trafficking Operation

TBI Special Agents Investigating Cocke County Officer-Involved Shooting

Updated  9:15 a.m. - The deceased individual has been identified as Carmen William Rongione (DOB 8/29/75), of Cosby, TN. 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 just after 7:30 PM, … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Cocke County Officer-Involved Shooting

Man Charged in 2016 Homicide Case in Marion County

CHATTANOOGA – In a collaborative investigation with the Chattanooga Police Department, Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment charging a man in connection to a homicide in late 2016. At the request of 12th District Attorney General Michael Taylor, TBI Agents opened an investigation into the death of Bradley Aaron … Continue reading Man Charged in 2016 Homicide Case in Marion County

Andersonville Woman Charged in Husband’s Death

KNOXVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Union County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment of an Andersonville woman on murder charges. On July 23rd, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI Special Agents joined Union County detectives in investigating the … Continue reading Andersonville Woman Charged in Husband’s Death

TBI Adds Drug Conspiracy Suspect to ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to its 'Top 10 Most Wanted' list: Brandon Bradford. Bradford (DOB 3-19-79) is wanted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to face a charge of Conspiracy to Distribute and to Possess with the Intent to Distribute Heroin. Ongoing … Continue reading TBI Adds Drug Conspiracy Suspect to ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

Sevier County Couple Charged in Child’s Death

KNOXVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Gatlinburg Police Department has resulted in the indictment of a Sevier County couple in connection with the death of their child. On July 14th, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents joined the … Continue reading Sevier County Couple Charged in Child’s Death

Two East Tennessee Nurses Indicted, Accused of Diverting Prescription Pain Medication

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of two Johnson City nurses on charges related to drug diversion and fraud. On February 8th, after being contacted by the Tennessee Department of Health Division of Health Related Boards, TBI Special Agents with the Drug … Continue reading Two East Tennessee Nurses Indicted, Accused of Diverting Prescription Pain Medication