TBI Agents Investigating Carter County Officer-Involved Shooting

At the request of 1st District Attorney General Tony Clark, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Monday evening just inside the Johnson City limits. Preliminary information indicates that just before 7:30 EST, deputies with the Carter County Sheriff’s Office spotted an individual traveling along Highway 67 in Elizabethton that was … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Carter County Officer-Involved Shooting

Two Arrested in Carter County Human Trafficking Investigation

KNOXVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Human Trafficking Unit has resulted in the arrest of two men on statutory rape and solicitation charges. On Sunday, the TBI received information from investigators with the Knoxville Police Department concerning a possible case of human trafficking involving juvenile females. After developing … Continue reading Two Arrested in Carter County Human Trafficking Investigation

Elizabethton Woman Charged with Stealing Thousands from Former Employer

JOHNSON CITY – Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a Carter County woman accused of embezzling money from the attorney’s office for which she worked. In February, at the request of 1st District Attorney General Tony Clark, TBI Special Agents, working alongside the Elizabethton Police Department, began investigating Emilee … Continue reading Elizabethton Woman Charged with Stealing Thousands from Former Employer

Johnson City Man Charged with Accessory After the Fact

JOHNSON CITY – Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation arrested a Johnson City man Thursday night and charged him with assisting a fugitive who was later involved in the shooting of an Elizabethton police officer. The Carter County Sheriff’s Office last week received felony warrants from Pulaski County, Virginia, for an individual named … Continue reading Johnson City Man Charged with Accessory After the Fact

TBI Arrests, Charges Suspect in Overnight East Tennessee Shooting Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a man accused of shooting two individuals, including a deputy for the Carter County Sheriff’s Department, last night in Elizabethton. At the request of 1st District Attorney General Tony Clark, TBI Agents, with the assistance of the Carter County Sheriff’s … Continue reading TBI Arrests, Charges Suspect in Overnight East Tennessee Shooting Investigation

Former Jailer, Nine Others Indicted in TBI Jail Contraband Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for 10 individuals accused in connection to a contraband investigation at the Carter County Jail. At the request of 1st District Attorney General Tony Clark, and with the cooperation and assistance of the Carter County Sheriff’s Department, TBI Special Agents began … Continue reading Former Jailer, Nine Others Indicted in TBI Jail Contraband Investigation

TBI indicts Elizabethton man for assaulting officer

Johnson City, Tenn. – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation presented its case to the Carter County grand jury last week which resulted in an Elizabethton man being indicted for assaulting a law enforcement officer in November 2012. Keith Lynn Brummit, 31, was indicted on one count of aggravated assault, one count of resisting arrest and … Continue reading TBI indicts Elizabethton man for assaulting officer