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

Hancock County Deputy Indicted on Theft Charges

HANCOCK COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Hancock County deputy on theft charges. In October 2019, at the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of theft involving Dusty Douglas Lamb (09/08/83). During the … Continue reading Hancock County Deputy Indicted on Theft Charges

Mount Carmel Man Indicted, Accused of Stealing Thousands from Elderly Relative

HAWKINS COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the 3rd District Attorney General’s Office has resulted in the indictment of a Mount Carmel man accused of stealing more than a quarter of a million dollars from his grandmother. In August 2019, at the request of 3rd District Attorney … Continue reading Mount Carmel Man Indicted, Accused of Stealing Thousands from Elderly Relative

Camden Man Arrested, Charged with First Degree Murder

Updated 2/12/20 at 10:01 a.m. - The deceased individual has been identified as Ryan Elizabeth Mills (DOB: 4/11/90) of Bruceton. CARROLL COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, along with other Carroll County fire and law enforcement agencies, has resulted in the arrest of a Camden man on a … Continue reading Camden Man Arrested, Charged with First Degree Murder

Marion County Death Investigation Results in Two Arrests

UPDATE 2/13:  TBI Agents have charged Johnbeth Holland with one count of Accessory After the Fact to Criminal Homicide. She has been booked into the Hamilton County Jail. At this time, Cox remains in Marion County Jail.  MARION COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and other county … Continue reading Marion County Death Investigation Results in Two Arrests

Dayton Man Charged, Accused of Attempting to Solicit Sex from Minor

DAYTON – Working alongside investigators from the Frederick County (MD) Sheriff’s Office, Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a Rhea County man accused of attempting to solicit sex from a minor online. TBI Agents received information about Victor Ryan Welch (DOB: 11-12-90) from authorities in Maryland last summer. There, … Continue reading Dayton Man Charged, Accused of Attempting to Solicit Sex from Minor

Three Indicted, Charged in Theft from 4-H Clay Target Program

MADISONVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for three people accused of stealing funds from a youth clay target program. In December 2015, at the request of 10th District Attorney General Stephen Crump, TBI Agents began investigating the theft of approximately $30,000, over several years, from the Monroe County … Continue reading Three Indicted, Charged in Theft from 4-H Clay Target Program

Former Finance Firm Employee Arrested, Charged in TBI Theft Case

LAFAYETTE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a former employee of a Macon County finance firm accused of abusing her position to steal customer loan payments. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, TBI Agents began investigating Serena Swindle (DOB: 4-1-78) in March of … Continue reading Former Finance Firm Employee Arrested, Charged in TBI Theft Case