Probation Officer Charged with Official Misconduct in Grundy County

GRUNDY COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of an Altamont woman on charges of official misconduct. At the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, on July 24th, TBI Agents began investigating Tara Van Hooser-Prater, a probation officer with … Continue reading Probation Officer Charged with Official Misconduct in Grundy County

Grundy County Man Faces Second Degree Murder Charge

GRUNDY COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and deputies with the Grundy County Sheriff’s Department has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Coalmont man, on a charge of second degree murder. At the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, on February 10th, TBI … Continue reading Grundy County Man Faces Second Degree Murder Charge

Grundy County Deputy Charged in 2017 Officer-Involved Shooting

COOKEVILLE – An officer-involved shooting investigation in Grundy County by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a deputy, charged with voluntary manslaughter. At the request of 12th District Attorney General Michael Taylor, on December 24, 2017, TBI Special Agents responded to an officer-involved shooting that occurred around … Continue reading Grundy County Deputy Charged in 2017 Officer-Involved Shooting

TBI Agents Investigating Grundy County Officer-Involved Shooting

UPDATE: 12/24/17 9:30 AM Central: Efforts to identify the suspect in this case remain active and ongoing. The individual identified in an earlier release has been located and, at this time, does not appear to be involved in this incident. At the request of 12th District Attorney General Michael Taylor, TBI Agents continue to investigate an … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Grundy County Officer-Involved Shooting

Estranged Husband Indicted, Charged in Connection to Wife’s 2016 Murder

CHATTANOOGA – In a joint investigation conducted alongside the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office, Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a Grundy County man in connection to his wife’s homicide. On May 1, 2016, at the request of 12th District Attorney General Michael Taylor, TBI Agents joined the investigation … Continue reading Estranged Husband Indicted, Charged in Connection to Wife’s 2016 Murder

Former Insurance Agent Indicted on Fraud Charge in Grundy County

  CHATTANOOGA – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a former insurance agent from Hixson. At the request of 12th District Attorney General Mike Taylor, in April 2015, TBI Special Agents began investigating a complaint of insurance fraud against then-insurance agent Steven … Continue reading Former Insurance Agent Indicted on Fraud Charge in Grundy County

Grundy County Man Indicted on Charges of Theft, Insurance Fraud

CHATTANOOGA – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of a Tracy City man on insurance fraud charges. In August 2015, at the request of 12th District Attorney General Michael Taylor, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of fraud involving Troy E. Shrum, an insurance agent … Continue reading Grundy County Man Indicted on Charges of Theft, Insurance Fraud

Grundy County Woman Arrested on Child Neglect, Endangerment Charges

CHATTANOOGA – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Grundy County woman, who is charged with the aggravated neglect and endangerment of her son when he was an infant.                                                                    At the request of 12th District Attorney General Michael Taylor, TBI Special Agents joined investigators … Continue reading Grundy County Woman Arrested on Child Neglect, Endangerment Charges

Grundy County Man Indicted on Reckless Homicide, Weapon Charges

COOKEVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and detectives with the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment of a Beersheba Springs man on charges of reckless homicide and felon in possession of a firearm. At the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, on … Continue reading Grundy County Man Indicted on Reckless Homicide, Weapon Charges

Schools Maintenance Supervisor Nabbed in TBI Forgery, Misconduct Case

CHATTANOOGA – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a school district maintenance supervisor accused of forgery and misconduct. At the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, TBI Agents began investigating Ricky Meeks on May 8, 2014. During the course of the investigation, Agents developed information that … Continue reading Schools Maintenance Supervisor Nabbed in TBI Forgery, Misconduct Case