Stewart County Man Arrested in TBI Child Abuse Case

DOVER – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Stewart County man accused of causing serious injuries to his three-year-old stepson. At the request of 23rd District Attorney General Ray Crouch, TBI Agents began investigating the boy’s assault and subsequent hospitalization Thursday, following an incident at the family’s Hidden … Continue reading Stewart County Man Arrested in TBI Child Abuse Case

AMBER Alert: Evelyn Mae Boswell

*Updated on 3/12/20 at 11:00 a.m. (ET): The remains found on 3/6/20 were confirmed to be those of Evelyn Mae Boswell.  *Updated on 3/6/20 at 10:10 (ET) to reflect the following new developments in the investigation. This evening, as part of the ongoing investigation into the disappearance of Evelyn Mae Boswell, and acting on new … Continue reading AMBER Alert: Evelyn Mae Boswell

Investigation into Davidson County Drug Trafficking Operation Results in Multiple Arrests

NASHVILLE – A joint undercover drug investigation by Special Agents with the Drug investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and several other agencies has resulted in the arrest of six individuals, and the seizure of cocaine, methamphetamine, marijuana, and multiple handguns. In January, Agents developed information about a drug trafficking organization that was … Continue reading Investigation into Davidson County Drug Trafficking Operation Results in Multiple Arrests

Drug Investigation Leads to Seizure of Suspected Fentanyl, Newbern Man Arrested

NEWBERN – An investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Newbern man on weapon and drug charges. Thursday, as part of an ongoing drug investigation, TBI Agents along with Agents from the 27th Judicial District Drug Task Force, Agents from … Continue reading Drug Investigation Leads to Seizure of Suspected Fentanyl, Newbern Man Arrested

Benton County Doctor Indicted on 20 Counts

CAMDEN – An investigation by Special Agents with the Medicaid Fraud Control Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Camden doctor on multiple charges of TennCare Fraud. At the request of 24th District Attorney General Matt Stowe in May of 2016, TBI Agents began investigating allegations … Continue reading Benton County Doctor Indicted on 20 Counts

TDOC Inmate Charged in 2019 Death of Cellmate

TROUSDALE COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation into the 2019 death of a TDOC inmate has resulted in his former cellmate being charged with second degree murder. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, on June 15, 2019, TBI Special Agents responded to a report … Continue reading TDOC Inmate Charged in 2019 Death of Cellmate

TBI Agents Investigating Greeneville Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred this afternoon in Greeneville. Preliminary information indicates that just after 5:30 this afternoon, the Greeneville Police Department received a report of a hit-and-run incident in the parking lot of Lowe’s, located along … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Greeneville Officer-Involved Shooting

Four People Charged in 2015 Hickman County Homicide

HICKMAN COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation into the 2015 homicide of a Columbia man has resulted in the indictment of four Middle Tennessee individuals on multiple charges, including first degree murder and aggravated kidnapping. At the request of 21st District Attorney General Kim Helper, TBI Special Agents … Continue reading Four People Charged in 2015 Hickman County Homicide

Constables Indicted, Charged with Assault and Official Misconduct

SULLIVAN COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in charges against two Sullivan County constables. In February 2019, at the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of assault involving Ralph T. King (DOB 06/12/36) and Marshall Harrison Buckner (DOB … Continue reading Constables Indicted, Charged with Assault and Official Misconduct

Selmer Police Chief Indicted, Charged with Official Misconduct

SELMER – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Criminal Investigation Division has resulted in the indictment of Selmer Police Chief Elmer Neal Burks on two counts. On December 11th, 2019, 25th District Attorney General Mark Davidson requested the TBI investigate the theft of a cell phone held as seized property … Continue reading Selmer Police Chief Indicted, Charged with Official Misconduct