TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Greene County

At the request of 3rd District Attorney General Dan Armstrong, TBI special agents are investigating the circumstances leading to the shooting of a woman during an interaction with deputies from the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office Sunday evening. Just before 10:00 p.m., Sullivan County deputies spotted Katelyn L. Harris (DOB 11/14/91), who they knew to have … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Greene County

Ongoing Investigation Results in Additional Charges in 2018 Homicide Case

SULLIVAN COUNTY – An ongoing investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in additional indictments in connection to a 2018 homicide in Bluff City. On August 10, 2018, at the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI agents began investigating the death of Herman Rumley (DOB 12/3/46), shortly … Continue reading Ongoing Investigation Results in Additional Charges in 2018 Homicide Case

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Kingsport

Updated 4/12/21 at 2:15 p.m. – The driver of the vehicle has been identified as a 17-year-old male. Due to the fact that the individual is a juvenile, his name is not being released at this time. He remains hospitalized. At the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI special agents are investigating … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Kingsport

Mother of Evelyn Boswell Indicted on Numerous Charges, Including Murder

SULLIVAN COUNTY – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment of a Blountville woman accused of murdering her daughter and disposing of her body. Evelyn Boswell was reported missing by a family member on February 18th. She was reportedly in the custody … Continue reading Mother of Evelyn Boswell Indicted on Numerous Charges, Including Murder

AMBER Alert: Evelyn Mae Boswell

*Updated on 3/12/20 at 11:00 a.m. (ET): The remains found on 3/6/20 were confirmed to be those of Evelyn Mae Boswell.  *Updated on 3/6/20 at 10:10 (ET) to reflect the following new developments in the investigation. This evening, as part of the ongoing investigation into the disappearance of Evelyn Mae Boswell, and acting on new … Continue reading AMBER Alert: Evelyn Mae Boswell

Constables Indicted, Charged with Assault and Official Misconduct

SULLIVAN COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in charges against two Sullivan County constables. In February 2019, at the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations of assault involving Ralph T. King (DOB 06/12/36) and Marshall Harrison Buckner (DOB … Continue reading Constables Indicted, Charged with Assault and Official Misconduct

Sullivan County Woman Indicted, Charged in Overdose Death

SULLIVAN COUNTY – An investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Bristol, Tennessee Police Department has resulted in the indictment of a Kingsport woman on murder charges in connection to an overdose death. In July, TBI Special Agents, Detectives with the Bristol, Tennessee Police Department, and investigators with the 2nd Judicial Drug Task … Continue reading Sullivan County Woman Indicted, Charged in Overdose Death

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sullivan County

At the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances leading to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Tuesday afternoon in Sullivan County. Preliminary information indicates that just before 1:00 p.m., deputies with the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office received information that a male subject, who was known to have active … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sullivan County

Two Kingsport Men Charged with Rape, Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

Updated 9/24/19 at 12.05 p.m. ET:  A third person, who was a juvenile at the time of the incident, has been charged with Especially Aggravated Exploitation of a Minor and Tampering with Evidence via a juvenile petition. KINGSPORT – A joint investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Kingsport Police Department has resulted … Continue reading Two Kingsport Men Charged with Rape, Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sullivan County

Updated 06/10/19 at 10:10 p.m. ET: The deputy who sustained injuries was released from the hospital this evening. At the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Agents are investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting that occurred Monday afternoon in Sullivan County. Preliminary information indicates that just before 1:30, deputies with the … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Sullivan County