Woman Indicted, Charged with Aggravated Arson of Family’s Home

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a woman accused of setting fire to a Lewis County home earlier this year. On May 11th, after receiving information from the Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office, TBI Agents began investigating a fire that occurred a day earlier at a … Continue reading Woman Indicted, Charged with Aggravated Arson of Family’s Home

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Lewis County

Updated 9:50 a.m. CT: The deceased individual has been identified as John Timmons, 67. He does not have a permanent home address. TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred late Monday night in Lewis County. Preliminary information indicates the incident occurred between 10:30-11 p.m. CT, at the Thousand Trails … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Lewis County

Former Court Clerk Nabbed in TBI Misconduct Case

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a former county court clerk accused of misconduct in regards to the proceedings of a Grand Jury. At the request of 21st District Attorney General Kim Helper, TBI Agents began investigating Jennifer Cogdill (DOB 9-13-70) on May 9th. During the course … Continue reading Former Court Clerk Nabbed in TBI Misconduct Case

Virginia Man Arrested, Charged in TBI Lewis County Murder Case

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have secured a warrant charging a Virginia man in connection to the ongoing investigation into the July murder of a man in Hohenwald. At the request of 21st District Attorney General Kim Helper, TBI Agents began investigating the death of Brian Deavers, shortly after local … Continue reading Virginia Man Arrested, Charged in TBI Lewis County Murder Case

Lewis County Man Charged with Sexual Exploitation of a Minor, Sex Offender Registry Violation

  NASHVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Hohenwald man on charges of sexual exploitation of a minor and violating the sex offender registry. On June 22nd, TBI Special Agents received information via a tip from the National Center for Missing and … Continue reading Lewis County Man Charged with Sexual Exploitation of a Minor, Sex Offender Registry Violation

TBI Case Yields Charges for Owner Accused in Restaurant Fire

  NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a Hohenwald man accused of setting fire to his restaurant in an effort to commit insurance fraud. Shortly after the fire at Nick and Bubba’s Beer, Butts and Clucks on July 24th, TBI Agents joined the investigation at the scene … Continue reading TBI Case Yields Charges for Owner Accused in Restaurant Fire

Joint Investigation into Sophisticated Marijuana Operation Results in Eleven Arrests, Seizure of Drugs, Cash, Weapons

NASHVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division with Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the DEA, the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department and multiple Middle Tennessee law enforcement agencies has resulted in the arrest of eleven individuals and the seizure of hundreds of plants and more than $100,000 in cash. The two-year investigation … Continue reading Joint Investigation into Sophisticated Marijuana Operation Results in Eleven Arrests, Seizure of Drugs, Cash, Weapons

Grand Jury Action Yields Additional Charges in TBI Homicide Case

NASHVILLE – An ongoing investigation by Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, working alongside the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office and the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department, has resulted in additional charges for a Summertown man in connection to the death of his former girlfriend. At the request of 21st District Attorney General Kim Helper, TBI … Continue reading Grand Jury Action Yields Additional Charges in TBI Homicide Case

Summertown Man Arrested, Charged with Homicide in Ex-Girlfriend’s Death

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, working alongside authorities from the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office and the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department, have arrested a Summertown man and charged him with Criminal Homicide in connection to the death of his former girlfriend. At the request of 21st District Attorney General Kim Helper, … Continue reading Summertown Man Arrested, Charged with Homicide in Ex-Girlfriend’s Death

Mother & Daughter Arrested by TBI, Accused of False Report

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Lewis County mother and daughter accused of filing a false report of rape. At the request of 21st District Attorney General Kim Helper, TBI Special Agents began investigating Regina Hobbs and Kylie Barber on July 31st. During the course of the investigation, Agents developed information … Continue reading Mother & Daughter Arrested by TBI, Accused of False Report