Macon County Man Indicted on Charges of First Degree Murder and Cruelty to Animals

MACON COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Red Boiling Springs man, charged with killing his wife and family dogs. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Jason Lawson, on August 10th, TBI special agents responded to a residence in the … Continue reading Macon County Man Indicted on Charges of First Degree Murder and Cruelty to Animals

Investigation into Macon County Fire Results in Arrest

MACON COUNTY – A Red Boiling Springs man has been indicted and arrested following an investigation by special agents and fire investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and detectives with the Macon County Sheriff’s Office. On May 7th, Macon County deputies and TBI fire investigators responded to a residential structure fire at 161 Nim … Continue reading Investigation into Macon County Fire Results in Arrest

Arrest Made in 2020 Red Boiling Springs Arson

MACON COUNTY – An investigation by special agents and fire investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and detectives with the Macon County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Cookeville man. On November 9, 2020, TBI fire investigators joined Macon County deputies in investigating a fire that occurred at a … Continue reading Arrest Made in 2020 Red Boiling Springs Arson

Westmoreland Police Officer Indicted on Solicitation, Exploitation Charges

MACON COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Westmoreland police officer, on charges of trying to solicit a female minor. On April 12th, at the request of 15th District Attorney General Jason Lawson, TBI agents began investigating an allegation that … Continue reading Westmoreland Police Officer Indicted on Solicitation, Exploitation Charges

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Macon County

At the request of 15th District Attorney General Pro Tempore Jason Lawson, TBI special agents continue to investigate the circumstances leading to the deadly shooting of a Westmoreland man during an interaction with deputies from the Macon County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday afternoon. Around 1 p.m., deputies were dispatched to an address in the 1800 … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Macon County

Five Charged with Kidnapping, Attempted Murder in Macon County

MACON COUNTY – Five Macon County residents were arrested and are facing attempted murder and kidnapping charges, following an investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. At the request of acting 15th District Attorney General Jason Lawson, TBI agents joined investigators with the Macon County Sheriff’s Office in investigating an incident that … Continue reading Five Charged with Kidnapping, Attempted Murder in Macon County

Former Finance Firm Employee Arrested, Charged in TBI Theft Case

LAFAYETTE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a former employee of a Macon County finance firm accused of abusing her position to steal customer loan payments. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, TBI Agents began investigating Serena Swindle (DOB: 4-1-78) in March of … Continue reading Former Finance Firm Employee Arrested, Charged in TBI Theft Case

Macon County Man Arrested, Accused of Firing at Officers, Assaulting Family Member

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Macon County man accused of firing upon law enforcement officers responding to a domestic incident in Red Boiling Springs on Wednesday evening. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tom Thompson, TBI Agents began investigating the incident that occurred … Continue reading Macon County Man Arrested, Accused of Firing at Officers, Assaulting Family Member

Dylan Ferguson, ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ Fugitive, Back in Police Custody

NASHVILLE – One day after escaping from jail in Macon County and being added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list, Dylan Cecil Ferguson surrendered Thursday morning to law enforcement in Trousdale County. Ferguson (DOB 11-16-96) was wanted by the Macon County Sheriff’s Office and the TBI, after escaping from the … Continue reading Dylan Ferguson, ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ Fugitive, Back in Police Custody

Escaped Inmate, Charged with Homicide, Added to TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to its ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list: Dylan Cecil Ferguson. Ferguson (DOB 11-16-96) is wanted by the Macon County Sheriff’s Office and the TBI, after escaping from the county’s jail today, along with two other individuals: Jeffrey Strong and Matt White. All three subjects … Continue reading Escaped Inmate, Charged with Homicide, Added to TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List