Hickman County Deputy Charged with Assault, Official Misconduct and Oppression

HICKMAN COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Hickman County deputy on charges of official oppression and official misconduct, as well as assault. In January, at the request of District Attorney General Kim Helper, TBI Agents, with the assistance of … Continue reading Hickman County Deputy Charged with Assault, Official Misconduct and Oppression

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

Former Bledsoe County EMS Director Indicted on Rape, Other Charges Following Joint Investigation

BLEDSOE COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and detectives with the Bledsoe County Sheriff’s Department has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Pikeville man on multiple sexual offense charges. In September 2019,  at the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, TBI Special … Continue reading Former Bledsoe County EMS Director Indicted on Rape, Other Charges Following Joint Investigation

Two Hardin County Men Indicted in 2018 Murder of Roommate

ADAMSVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Criminal Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictments and arrests of two Adamsville men on charges including first degree murder. On October 3, 2018, at the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt … Continue reading Two Hardin County Men Indicted in 2018 Murder of Roommate

Crockett County Woman Indicted, Arrested on Drug Counts

ALAMO – A joint undercover investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Crockett County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment of a Crockett County woman on drug charges. In July of 2019, Agents and deputies began an investigation into reports of illegal narcotics being … Continue reading Crockett County Woman Indicted, Arrested on Drug Counts

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

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Morristown

At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances that led to an officer-involved shooting Friday evening in Morristown. Preliminary information indicates that just before 11:30 p.m., the Morristown Police Department received a report of a stabbing in the 1600 block of Chestnut Avenue. Upon arrival, officers … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Morristown

Chattanooga Man Charged with Rape of a Child, Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

BLEDSOE COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Chattanooga man on multiple counts, including rape of a child and sexual exploitation of a minor. In April, TBI Special Agents began an investigation, joined by detectives with the Bledsoe County Sheriff’s … Continue reading Chattanooga Man Charged with Rape of a Child, Sexual Exploitation of a Minor