Alabama Man Arrested, Charged with Solicitation of a Minor

WAYNE COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Florence, Alabama, man on a charge of trying to solicit an 11-year-old for sexual activity. At the request of 22nd District Attorney General Brent Cooper, in March, TBI Agents began investigating allegations of solicitation … Continue reading Alabama Man Arrested, Charged with Solicitation of a Minor

Arrest Made in Munford Homicide

MUNFORD – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Munford Police Department has resulted in an arrest in a deadly Thursday afternoon shooting in Munford. At the request of 25th District Attorney General Mark Davidson, TBI Agents joined officers with the Munford Police Department in investigating the circumstances surrounding … Continue reading Arrest Made in Munford Homicide

Multi-Agency Drug Investigation Results in Four Arrests

DeKALB COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and several other law enforcement agencies has resulted in the arrest of four individuals on drug-related charges. TBI Drug Agents joined detectives and investigators with the Cookeville Police Department, Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office, Crossville Police … Continue reading Multi-Agency Drug Investigation Results in Four Arrests

TBI Announces 2020 Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is calling on all 5th graders, from across the state, to participate in 2020 National Missing Children’s Day poster contest! The annual contest, sponsored by the United States Department of Justice, strives to demonstrate America’s united effort to bring missing children home safely, while highlighting the importance of … Continue reading TBI Announces 2020 Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest

Probation Officer Charged with Official Misconduct in Grundy County

GRUNDY COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of an Altamont woman on charges of official misconduct. At the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, on July 24th, TBI Agents began investigating Tara Van Hooser-Prater, a probation officer with … Continue reading Probation Officer Charged with Official Misconduct in Grundy County

Grundy County Man Faces Second Degree Murder Charge

GRUNDY COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and deputies with the Grundy County Sheriff’s Department has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Coalmont man, on a charge of second degree murder. At the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, on February 10th, TBI … Continue reading Grundy County Man Faces Second Degree Murder Charge

TBI Agents Investigating Greene County Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting Friday night in Greene County, involving deputies from the Greene County Sheriff's Office. Preliminary information indicates the incident began at approximately 8:30, when a deputy responded to the 300 block of North Broyles Street … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Greene County Officer-Involved Shooting

Warren County Man Charged with Multiple Counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

WARREN COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Technical Services Unit of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, with the assistance of the Morristown Police Department, Warren County Sheriff’s Department, and Homeland Security Investigations, has resulted in the arrest of a McMinnville man on exploitation charges. In 2018, TBI Agents received information via a … Continue reading Warren County Man Charged with Multiple Counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

TBI Arrests, Charges Subject in Tuesday Officer-Involved Shooting

MARION COUNTY – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Bell Buckle man accused of driving his vehicle toward law enforcement officers attempting to arrest him following a pursuit last night. At the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, TBI Agents began investigating an officer-involved shooting … Continue reading TBI Arrests, Charges Subject in Tuesday Officer-Involved Shooting

Most Wanted Fugitive Charged in 2001 Paris Murder Case

PARIS – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments in connection to an 18-year-old homicide case. On June 8, 2001, the Paris Police Department responded to a home at 322 Rison Street in Paris, where investigators found Etta Etheridge (DOB: 4/6/29) inside unresponsive.  Her death was ruled a homicide. At the … Continue reading Most Wanted Fugitive Charged in 2001 Paris Murder Case