Smith County Father Arrested, Charged in TBI Child Abuse Case

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Smith County father accused of abusing his daughter. Today, at the request of 15th District Attorney General Tom Thompson and with his office’s assistance, TBI Special Agents began investigating 33-year-old Joe F. Green, Jr. During the course of the investigation, … Continue reading Smith County Father Arrested, Charged in TBI Child Abuse Case

Fayetteville Man Indicted on Child Abuse, Weapons Charges

NASHVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Lincoln County man charged with child abuse and illegally possessing guns. At the request of 17th District Attorney General Robert Carter, TBI Special Agents began investigating Timothy Neal Smith on November 3, 2014. During the … Continue reading Fayetteville Man Indicted on Child Abuse, Weapons Charges

Benton County Man Arrested for Abuse, Death of Infant

JACKSON – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation yielded warrants that led to the arrest today of a 25-year old Benton County man, charged with first degree murder and aggravated child abuse of a seven-month-old child. On August 22nd, 2014, at the request of 24th District Attorney Hansel McAdams, TBI Special Agents, with the assistance of … Continue reading Benton County Man Arrested for Abuse, Death of Infant

TBI charges Dickson man in death of 18-month-old girl

Nashville, Tenn. – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation today charged a Dickson, Tenn.  man responsible for the death of an 18-month-old girl after he dropped her off deceased to her mother’s aunt’s home this morning stating he had fallen on her. Edward Benesch, 26, of 620 Rocky Drive, was charged with one count of reckless … Continue reading TBI charges Dickson man in death of 18-month-old girl

White County man charged with aggravated child abuse

Nashville, Tenn. – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the White County Sheriff’s Office investigated a case of child abuse over the weekend that resulted in a White County man being arrested for abusing a two-year-old boy. Andrew Clayton Parker, 25, of Sparta was charged last night with aggravated child abuse of a child under … Continue reading White County man charged with aggravated child abuse

TBI makes arrest in Decatur County child abuse case

Nashville, Tenn. – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation today arrested a Decatur County woman for abusing her ten- month-old daughter who is currently recovering at Vanderbilt Medical Center from the injuries inflicted on her as a result of the abuse by her mother. Felecia Kaye Gray, 27, of 81 East Main Street, Decaturville was arrested … Continue reading TBI makes arrest in Decatur County child abuse case

TBI arrests Gibson County man for abusing his infant son

Nashville, Tenn. – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation today arrested a Gibson County man for child abuse. Samuel Mathew Edmiston, 35, of 3109 Samuel Street, Milan was charged with one count of aggravated child abuse after he shook his 2-month-old son at their residence around New Years because the infant would not stop crying. At … Continue reading TBI arrests Gibson County man for abusing his infant son