Tipton County Shooting Results in Arrest of Munford Man

Updated 7/6/17 at 4:20 p.m. : Terrell Tate turned himself in to law enforcement officials on Thursday morning. He is currently being held in the Tipton County Jail without bond. His current booking photo is below.   MEMPHIS – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest … Continue reading Tipton County Shooting Results in Arrest of Munford Man

TBI Agents Investigating Cookeville Arrest-Related Death

At the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI Special Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a man while in the process of being arrested overnight by officers from the Cookeville Police Department. Preliminary information indicates the incident occurred at approximately 12:30 Friday morning, when the Cookeville Police Department … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Cookeville Arrest-Related Death

Newport Woman Indicted, Accused of Filing a False Report

KNOXVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of a Newport woman accused of falsely reporting sexual abuse involving a child. In February, at the request of 4th District Attorney General James Dunn, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of child sexual abuse made by Lorinda Gail … Continue reading Newport Woman Indicted, Accused of Filing a False Report

Former Moore County Correctional Officer Faces Multiple Charges

  NASHVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a former Moore County correctional officer. At the request of 17th District Attorney General Rob Carter, on May 13th, TBI Special Agents began working with the Moore County Sheriff’s Office in investigating allegations … Continue reading Former Moore County Correctional Officer Faces Multiple Charges

Kingsport Couple Added to TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

JOHNSON CITY – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has two new additions to its ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list: Jarret Cole Heitmann and Makayla Danielle Stilwell. Heitmann (DOB 6-30-92) and Stilwell (DOB 4-6-95) are wanted by the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office and the TBI in connection with a robbery and shooting incident that occurred on … Continue reading Kingsport Couple Added to TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

We’re Hiring! TBI Job Openings Announced in Knoxville Crime Lab

  TBI SPECIAL AGENT-FORENSIC SCIENTIST 1 KNOXVILLE CRIME LAB A total of 2 vacancies are available in the following units: Unit Number of Vacancies Toxicology 1 Forensic Chemistry 1 JOB DUTIES Responsible for analyzing physical, biological, or chemical evidence submitted to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation; and preparing technical laboratory reports describing the results of … Continue reading We’re Hiring! TBI Job Openings Announced in Knoxville Crime Lab

TBI Special Agents Investigate Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting in Williamson County

Updated at 4:25 p.m., 6/20: The individual who died in today's shooting has been identified as David Bryan Creson, DOB 10/2/1976, of Franklin, TN. At the request of 21st District Attorney General Kim Helper, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Tuesday morning in Williamson County. Preliminary information indicates … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigate Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting in Williamson County

TBI Special Agents Investigating Coffee County Shooting that Injured Two Deputies

UPDATED at 8:45 PM Monday, June 19th. At the request of 14th District Attorney General Craig Northcott, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding a Monday afternoon shooting that left two Coffee County deputies injured. Preliminary information indicates the incident began just before 3:00 PM, when Coffee County Deputy Wade Bassett, 71, went into … Continue reading TBI Special Agents Investigating Coffee County Shooting that Injured Two Deputies

TBI Agents Investigating White House, TN Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 19th District Attorney General John Carney, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Friday night in White House, Tennessee. Preliminary information indicates the incident began shortly before 10:00 PM, when authorities received a 911 call from a woman indicating she and her wife were in … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating White House, TN Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Issues Update in Ongoing Investigations Connected to Capture of Dangerous Georgia Fugitives

UPDATED 6-16-17 7:30 PM: Additional investigative efforts have resulted in a minor revision to the set of events presented in this statement, which details the capture of Ricky Dubose and Donnie Rowe. The revision alters the number of individuals believed to be involved in alerting law enforcement following the crash on Interstate 24 and the … Continue reading TBI Issues Update in Ongoing Investigations Connected to Capture of Dangerous Georgia Fugitives