TBI Overdose Task Force Investigation Results in Arrest, Seizure of Fentanyl-Laced Pills

RUTHERFORD COUNTY – An undercover drug investigation by investigators with the TBI Middle Tennessee Opioid/ Overdose Task Force has led to the arrest of one man, and the seizure of more than a thousand fentanyl-laced pills. The Task Force includes TBI Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division, officers from the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office, … Continue reading TBI Overdose Task Force Investigation Results in Arrest, Seizure of Fentanyl-Laced Pills

Two Men Indicted, Charged with Homicide in Separate Drug-Related Death Cases

TULLAHOMA – Working alongside investigators from the Tullahoma Police Department, the Coffee County Sheriff’s Office, and the office of 14th District Attorney General Craig Northcott, Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Drug Investigation Division have obtained indictments for two men, charging them with homicide in separate drug-related deaths. In the first case, authorities … Continue reading Two Men Indicted, Charged with Homicide in Separate Drug-Related Death Cases

Joint Human Trafficking Operation Results in more than a Dozen Arrests

CHATTANOOGA – A two-day undercover operation by Special Agents with the TBI Human Trafficking Unit and Task Force, the Chattanooga Police Department, and Homeland Security Investigations has resulted in the arrest of 14 men accused of seeking illicit sex from minors. Over a two-day period beginning December 9th, as part of an undercover investigation aimed … Continue reading Joint Human Trafficking Operation Results in more than a Dozen Arrests

Hardin County Drug Roundup Nets 35 Arrests

*Updated 12/10/20 to reflect corrected or updated charges for various indicted individuals. An undercover investigation into the sale of illicit drugs in Hardin County began in January and included numerous controlled purchases, surveillance, and research.  On November 16th, the Hardin County Grand Jury returned indictments charging dozens of people with multiple counts.  Today, TBI Agents … Continue reading Hardin County Drug Roundup Nets 35 Arrests

Joint Drug Investigation Results in Arrests

GIBSON COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Gibson County Sheriff’s Office, the Crockett County Sheriff’s Office, and the West Tennessee Drug Task Force has resulted in the arrest of individuals on drug-related charges. On Monday, Agents and investigators executed a search … Continue reading Joint Drug Investigation Results in Arrests

TBI Agents Investigating Greene County Officer-Involved Shooting

Updated 12/04/20 at 8:50 a.m. (ET) – The individual involved in this incident has been identified as Mark A. Hanselman (DOB 10/14/65), of Indiana.  At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that happened Thursday afternoon in Greene County.  Preliminary information indicates that at approximately 4:15 p.m., the … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Greene County Officer-Involved Shooting

Five People Indicted in Connection to 2019 Wilson County Homicide

WILSON COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of multiple individuals, stemming from a 2019 homicide investigation in Wilson County. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, on June 11, 2019, TBI Special Agents began investigating the death of … Continue reading Five People Indicted in Connection to 2019 Wilson County Homicide

Five Indicted in Deadly Fayette County Shooting

SOMERVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has resulted in the indictment of five men in connection to an August shooting in Fayette County that left one person dead and four others injured. At the request … Continue reading Five Indicted in Deadly Fayette County Shooting

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Hawkins County

Updated 11/25/20 at 12:30 p.m. (ET) – The individual involved in this incident has been identified as Jason Scott Angell (DOB 3/11/80), of Rogersville. He remains hospitalized. At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that happened Tuesday night in Hawkins … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Hawkins County

McMinnville Woman Arrested, Charged with Arson

DEKALB COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and deputies with the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department has resulted in the arrest of a McMinnville woman on an arson charge. In April, Agents were requested to join deputies with the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department and DeKalb County Fire Department in … Continue reading McMinnville Woman Arrested, Charged with Arson