Three Indicted, Charged in Theft from 4-H Clay Target Program

MADISONVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for three people accused of stealing funds from a youth clay target program. In December 2015, at the request of 10th District Attorney General Stephen Crump, TBI Agents began investigating the theft of approximately $30,000, over several years, from the Monroe County … Continue reading Three Indicted, Charged in Theft from 4-H Clay Target Program

Former Police Chief Indicted, Charged in TBI Misconduct Case

TELLICO PLAINS – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a former police chief accused of misconduct. On February 14th, at the request of 10th District Attorney General Steve Crump, TBI Agents began investigating missing funds from the Tellico Plains Police Department’s drug enforcement fund, which totaled approximately $840. … Continue reading Former Police Chief Indicted, Charged in TBI Misconduct Case

Two Charged in Meigs County Homicide Following Joint Investigation

DECATUR – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and multiple East Tennessee law enforcement agencies has resulted in the arrest of two people who face charges in connection to last week’s homicide of a Decatur man. At the request of 9th District Attorney General Russell Johnson, on May 15th, … Continue reading Two Charged in Meigs County Homicide Following Joint Investigation

Skeletal Remains Identified as Missing Claiborne County Woman

Skeletal remains discovered in November of last year as part of an investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have been positively identified as a woman missing from Claiborne County. In April 2017, Veronica Casciato was reported missing from Claiborne County. Several days later, her vehicle was found in a parking area … Continue reading Skeletal Remains Identified as Missing Claiborne County Woman

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Vonore

At the request of 10th District Attorney General Stephen Crump, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances that led to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Thursday afternoon in Vonore. Preliminary information indicates that around 12:30 p.m., a Vonore police officer attempted to stop a driver suspected of DUI on Highway 72. The driver, identified as … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Vonore

Monroe County Fugitive Captured After 10 Years on the Run

CHATTANOOGA – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Sweetwater Police Department, and the coordinated intelligence efforts of multiple other agencies has resulted in the arrest of a fugitive who has eluded capture for the last decade. In September 2007, at the request of former 10th District Attorney General Steve Bebb, … Continue reading Monroe County Fugitive Captured After 10 Years on the Run

Former Monroe County Sheriff’s Office Employee Charged with Official Misconduct

CHATTANOOGA – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in a former employee with the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office being charged with official misconduct. At the request of 10th District Attorney General Steve Crump, on August 30, 2016, investigators with that office and TBI Agents began investigating allegations of … Continue reading Former Monroe County Sheriff’s Office Employee Charged with Official Misconduct

Maryville Man Indicted in 2015 Homicide Case

KNOXVILLE – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and the Knoxville Police Department has resulted in the indictment of a Maryville man in connection with a 2015 homicide case. At the request of 10th District Attorney General Steve Crump, TBI Special Agents joined the … Continue reading Maryville Man Indicted in 2015 Homicide Case

Madisonville Man Indicted, Charged in Death of His Father

CHATTANOOGA – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in an indictment charging a Madisonville man in connection to the death of his father. On December 26, 2016, at the request of 10th District Attorney General Stephen Crump, TBI Agents joined the investigation into the … Continue reading Madisonville Man Indicted, Charged in Death of His Father

Madisonville Man Indicted in Felony Vandalism Case

CHATTANOOGA – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Madisonville man on vandalism charges. In August 2015, at the request of 10th District Attorney General Steve Crump, TBI Special Agents began investigating a report of product vandalism at the Yamaha Jet Boat Manufacturing plant in … Continue reading Madisonville Man Indicted in Felony Vandalism Case