Fentanyl Seized, Arrest Made in Execution of Memphis Search Warrant

MEMPHIS – A joint investigation by special agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, 25th Judicial Drug Task Force, and Fayette County Sheriff’s Office into the distribution of fentanyl has resulted in the seizure of the deadly drug and the arrest of a Memphis man. Today, as part of an … Continue reading Fentanyl Seized, Arrest Made in Execution of Memphis Search Warrant

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Campbell County

Updated 10/22/21 at 1:15 p.m. ET – The deceased individual has been identified as Michael Raymond Hilton (DOB 6/1/87), of North Carolina. At the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to the shooting of a man during an interaction with authorities in Campbell County Thursday … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Campbell County

Man Arrested, Charged in Stewart County Stabbing Death

STEWART COUNTY – Special agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged an Indian Mound man in connection to a Tuesday homicide at his home. At the request of 23rd District Attorney General Ray Crouch, TBI agents began investigating the death of 61-year-old Susan Dillow in a home in the 100 block … Continue reading Man Arrested, Charged in Stewart County Stabbing Death

Big Sandy Man Indicted in Son’s Murder, Charged with Attempted Murder of TBI Agents

BIG SANDY – A Benton County couple has been indicted and arrested in connection with the 2020 death of the man’s son and face new charges stemming from their arrest today, including the attempted murder of two TBI special agents. On November 15, 2020, at the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe, TBI … Continue reading Big Sandy Man Indicted in Son’s Murder, Charged with Attempted Murder of TBI Agents

Former Caregiver Indicted, Charged in Vulnerable Adult Abuse Case

MEMPHIS – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Division has resulted in the arrest of a Memphis man on a charge of abusing a vulnerable adult in his care. TBI began its investigation into Denzel Triggs (DOB: 1/19/93) in February, after receiving information from the Tennessee Department … Continue reading Former Caregiver Indicted, Charged in Vulnerable Adult Abuse Case

Joint Human Trafficking Operation Results in a Dozen Arrests

MURFREESBORO – A two-day undercover operation by Special Agents with the TBI Human Trafficking Unit, Murfreesboro Police Department, Homeland Security Investigations, Office of the 16th District Attorney General, and Tennessee Human Trafficking Task Force has resulted in the arrest of 12 men accused of seeking illicit sex from minors. Over a two-day period beginning October … Continue reading Joint Human Trafficking Operation Results in a Dozen Arrests

TBI Job Openings Announced in Jackson and Nashville

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions. TBI SPECIAL AGENT-FORENSIC SCIENTIST 1Forensic Biology UnitJackson Crime Laboratory/Madison County1 Vacancy    Job Duties:Responsible for analyzing physical, biological, or chemical evidence submitted to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation; and composing technical laboratory reports describing the results of tests.  Uses and … Continue reading TBI Job Openings Announced in Jackson and Nashville

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Knoxville

Updated 10/12/21 at 10:00 p.m. ET – The deceased individual has been identified as Bryan Calvin Lee (DOB 1/14/78), of Knoxville. At the request of 6th District Attorney General Charme Allen, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to the shooting of a man during an interaction with officers with the Knoxville Police Department … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Knoxville

TBI Agents Investigating Cleveland Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 10th District Attorney General Steve Crump, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to the shooting of a man during an interaction with officers with the Cleveland Police Department on Thursday morning. Preliminary information indicates the incident occurred shortly after 9:00, when officers responded to a report of a disturbance … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Cleveland Officer-Involved Shooting

Former Fire Inspector Arrested on Arson Charge

MONROE COUNTY – An investigation by special agents and fire investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Vonore woman on an arson charge. TBI fire investigators worked with the Madisonville Police Department in investigating a structural fire that occurred on August 30th in the 200 block … Continue reading Former Fire Inspector Arrested on Arson Charge