Four Men Arrested, Charged in Ongoing Human Trafficking Investigation

BLOUNT COUNTY – An undercover operation conducted by the Human Trafficking Unit of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Alcoa Police Department, the Blount County Sheriff’s Office, the Maryville Police Department, and the 5th Judicial Drug Task Force has resulted in the arrest of four men. On Friday and Saturday, as part of a joint … Continue reading Four Men Arrested, Charged in Ongoing Human Trafficking Investigation

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Blount County

At the request of 5th District Attorney General Mike Flynn, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Thursday evening in Blount County. Preliminary information indicates the incident occurred at approximately 6:30 p.m. at a residence located in the 2000 block of Montvale Road in Maryville.  Deputies responded to … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Blount County

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Blount County

At the request of 5th District Attorney General Mike Flynn, TBI Special Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Saturday in Blount County. Preliminary information indicates that the incident started early Saturday morning when Blount County deputies responded to a domestic violence complaint at a Manor Way apartment in Louisville. … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Blount County

TBI Agents Investigating Blount County Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 5th District Attorney General Mike Flynn, TBI Special Agents continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Sunday in Blount County. Preliminary information indicates the incident occurred at approximately 3:40 Sunday afternoon along Emert Williams Road in the Lanier community. Deputies were responding to a home in that … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Blount County Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Top 10 Fugitive Captured in Blount County

KNOXVILLE – A man who was added to the TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list Friday is now in custody. Ronnie Lucas Wilson was captured this morning. Wilson (DOB 4-7-86) was wanted by the Knoxville Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to face a charge of Attempted First Degree Murder of a police … Continue reading TBI Top 10 Fugitive Captured in Blount County

Man Charged with Aggravated Assault after Pointing Gun at Maryville Officer

KNOXVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a man accused of brandishing a weapon during an exchange with a Maryville police officer earlier this year. On April 6th, TBI Special Agents began investigating the incident at the request of 5th District Attorney General Mike Flynn, shortly after … Continue reading Man Charged with Aggravated Assault after Pointing Gun at Maryville Officer