Rutherford County Methamphetamine Investigation Results in Arrests

RUTHERFORD COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and narcotics detectives with the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of three Nashville residents on drug charges. Based upon information obtained during an investigation into the sale of methamphetamine, Special Agents and … Continue reading Rutherford County Methamphetamine Investigation Results in Arrests

25 Arrested During Drug Enforcement Round Up In Henry County

JACKSON – A joint investigation involving the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Drug Investigation Division along with the Metro Crime Unit resulted in the development of 62 suspects with over 100 total felony drug charges. The Metro Crime Unit is comprised of officers from Paris Police Department, Puryear Police Department, and the Henry County Sheriff’s Office. Early … Continue reading 25 Arrested During Drug Enforcement Round Up In Henry County

TBI Issues Public Warning Following Troubling Lab Submissions

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Drug Investigation Division (DID) is urging public caution, especially among recreational drug users, following recent evidence submissions to two TBI crime laboratories. Several sample of cocaine, submitted by law enforcement agencies in Middle and East Tennessee in recent months, also tested positive for fentanyl, a powerful, narcotic painkiller, … Continue reading TBI Issues Public Warning Following Troubling Lab Submissions

Four Indicted in Joint Cocke County Drug Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Cocke County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration has led to the indictment of four people charged in connection with a cocaine trafficking operation. In June 2015, TBI Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division, working alongside detectives with … Continue reading Four Indicted in Joint Cocke County Drug Investigation

22 People Indicted in Joint Middle Tennessee Drug Investigation

NASHVILLE – Investigators from The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Drug Investigation Division, the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office, and the Murfreesboro Police Department have obtained indictments for 22 individuals accused of being involved in a large-scale drug operation. Beginning in July 2014, the three agencies embarked on a cooperative, large-scale effort, involving numerous overtime hours and … Continue reading 22 People Indicted in Joint Middle Tennessee Drug Investigation

27 People Indicted in Joint Investigation into Significant Cocaine Operation

NASHVILLE – As part of a joint investigation involving the Clarksville Police Department and DEA Task Force, Special Agents in the TBI’s Drug Investigation Division have obtained indictments for 27 people in connection to a significant drug operation in the Clarksville area. The investigation into the operation began in April 2012. To date, authorities have … Continue reading 27 People Indicted in Joint Investigation into Significant Cocaine Operation

TBI arrests Chattanooga man on drug charges

Chattanooga, Tenn. – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation arrested a Chattanooga man on drug charges last Friday after a search warrant was executed on his residence which resulted in the discovery of drugs, weapons and a dog fighting operation. Jackie Marcellus Sawyer, 41, of Chattanooga, was charged with possession of cocaine for resale, possession of … Continue reading TBI arrests Chattanooga man on drug charges