Campbell County Man Indicted, Charged in 2020 Arson Case

CAMPBELL COUNTY – An investigation by special agent fire investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Campbell County man on arson and reckless endangerment charges.   In November 2020, TBI agents joined the Jellico Police Department in investigating a fire that occurred at a home in the 100 … Continue reading Campbell County Man Indicted, Charged in 2020 Arson Case

Skeletal Remains Found More than Three Decades Ago Identified as Missing Indiana Girl

CAMPBELL COUNTY– A child whose skeletal remains were found nearly four decades ago in Campbell County has been identified, and special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are asking for the public’s help to determine what happened to her. On April 3, 1985, skeletal remains were found in the Big Wheel Gap area of … Continue reading Skeletal Remains Found More than Three Decades Ago Identified as Missing Indiana Girl

Campbell County Man Indicted, Charged with Second Degree Murder

CAMPBELL COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Campbell County man on a murder charge. On August 19th, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI agents began assisting the Campbell County Sheriff's Office in investigating a shooting at … Continue reading Campbell County Man Indicted, Charged with Second Degree Murder

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Campbell County

Updated 10/22/21 at 1:15 p.m. ET – The deceased individual has been identified as Michael Raymond Hilton (DOB 6/1/87), of North Carolina. At the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to the shooting of a man during an interaction with authorities in Campbell County Thursday … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Campbell County

Jellico Man Arrested, Charged in Weekend Homicide

CAMPBELL COUNTY – A joint investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Jellico man in connection to a weekend homicide. On May 2nd, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI special agents began working alongside … Continue reading Jellico Man Arrested, Charged in Weekend Homicide

Joint Investigation into Overdose Death Results in Indictment

CAMPBELL COUNTY – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the LaFollette Police Department, and the 8th Judicial District Drug Task Force has resulted in the indictment of a Jacksboro man on murder charges in connection to an overdose death.  On December 4, 2020, special agents with the TBI Drug Investigation Division joined … Continue reading Joint Investigation into Overdose Death Results in Indictment

LaFollette Man Indicted, Charged with Aggravated Assault

CAMPBELL COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment of a LaFollette man on a charge of aggravated assault. In July, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI Agents joined the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office … Continue reading LaFollette Man Indicted, Charged with Aggravated Assault

Former School Nurse Indicted, Accused of Stealing Medication

CAMPBELL COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a former Campbell County school nurse. In December 2019, at the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI Agents began investigating allegations of theft involving Sherry Lancaster (DOB 06/07/64). During the … Continue reading Former School Nurse Indicted, Accused of Stealing Medication

East Tennessee Mayor Indicted, Accused of Official Misconduct

CAMPBELL COUNTY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the office of the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury has resulted in the indictment of the LaFollette mayor.   In July, at the request of District Attorney General Nathan Nichols Pro Tempore, TBI Agents and investigators with the Comptroller’s … Continue reading East Tennessee Mayor Indicted, Accused of Official Misconduct

Campbell County Man Indicted on Solicitation and Sexual Exploitation Charges

Updated 01/09/20 at 5:30 p.m. ET to include additional information about the individual’s charges. CAMPBELL COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Campbell County man on solicitation and exploitation charges involving a minor. In April, at the request of 8th District Attorney … Continue reading Campbell County Man Indicted on Solicitation and Sexual Exploitation Charges