Sneedville Man Arrested in Hamblen County on Kidnapping Charge

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and other East Tennessee law enforcement agencies has resulted in the arrest of a Sneedville man on a charge of kidnapping.                                                              At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, the TBI began investigating … Continue reading Sneedville Man Arrested in Hamblen County on Kidnapping Charge

TBI Adds Knoxville Kidnapping Suspect to ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to the agency’s Top 10 Most Wanted list, William Henry Leonard, of Knoxville. Leonard is wanted by the Knoxville Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to face charges of Especially Aggravated Kidnapping, Armed Robbery, Aggravated Burglary, and Felony Use of a Weapon … Continue reading TBI Adds Knoxville Kidnapping Suspect to ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

Jamestown Woman Arrested, Charged with Killing Boyfriend’s Father

KNOXVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a Jamestown woman accused of killing her boyfriend’s elderly father. At the request of 8th District Attorney General Jared Effler, TBI Special Agents began investigating the death of 88-year-old Clay York Sherrill on November 24th. Earlier that day, officers from the … Continue reading Jamestown Woman Arrested, Charged with Killing Boyfriend’s Father

Winchester Man Arrested, Charged with Murder & Kidnapping in TBI Homicide Case

CHATTANOOGA – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a Winchester man accused of kidnapping and murdering a Morrison woman. At the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, TBI Special Agents began investigating Robert Troy Whipple on April 27th. Early that morning in Decherd, a Tennessee Highway … Continue reading Winchester Man Arrested, Charged with Murder & Kidnapping in TBI Homicide Case

Persistence Pays Off: TBI Nabs Four for 2005 Kidnapping & Homicide

NASHVILLE – A lengthy Tennessee Bureau of Investigation case has led to charges for four people accused in a 2005 kidnapping and homicide case in Greenbrier. At the request of 19th District Attorney General John Carney, TBI Special Agents began investigating the death of Miguel Francisco on September 7, 2005. On August 26th, authorities found … Continue reading Persistence Pays Off: TBI Nabs Four for 2005 Kidnapping & Homicide

Two Men Arrested, Charged in Kidnapping & Murder of Linden Woman

JACKSON – Following a joint investigation with the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has arrested two men in connection to the kidnapping and murder of a Linden woman in what was originally thought to be a case of hit-and-run. On July 11th, at the request of 26th District Attorney General Jerry Woodall, … Continue reading Two Men Arrested, Charged in Kidnapping & Murder of Linden Woman

Authorities File Charges for Memphis Man Accused of Kidnapping Teen

MEMPHIS – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation continues to investigate this morning’s kidnapping of a Fayette County teenager, as the charges against the man accused begin to accumulate. The TBI, along with Oakland PD, the Tennessee Highway Patrol, the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office, and the Henderson County Sheriff’s Department, continue to investigate the incident that … Continue reading Authorities File Charges for Memphis Man Accused of Kidnapping Teen

TBI charges subject in 1986 Henderson County murder and kidnapping cold case never solved until now

 Jackson, Tenn. – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has charged a man with first degree murder and first degree murder in perpetration of kidnapping in a 1986 cold case in Lexington, Tenn. that remained unsolved until now. John Edward Miller, 47, who is currently incarcerated in the Morgan County Correctional Complex in Wartburg on unrelated … Continue reading TBI charges subject in 1986 Henderson County murder and kidnapping cold case never solved until now