Bristol Man Charged with Attempted Murder Following Officer-Involved Shooting Incident

SULLIVAN COUNTY – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in charges being placed against a Bristol man accused of committing criminal actions that led to an officer-involved shooting in Sullivan County Friday morning. At the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI agents began investigating a … Continue reading Bristol Man Charged with Attempted Murder Following Officer-Involved Shooting Incident

TBI Agents Investigating Sullivan County Officer-Involved Shooting

UPDATED 1/21/22 at 11:00 p.m. - This evening, TBI agents obtained warrants charging Alan Coulter with two counts of Attempted First Degree Murder, one count of Reckless Endangerment, one count of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, and one count of Use of a Weapon During the Commission of a Dangerous Felony. At … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Sullivan County Officer-Involved Shooting

Four Men Arrested, Charged in Sullivan County Human Trafficking Operation

SULLIVAN COUNTY – A two-day joint undercover operation by special agents with the TBI Human Trafficking Unit, the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office, the office of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, and Homeland Security Investigations has resulted in the arrest of four men accused of seeking illicit sex from minors. Over a two-day period beginning … Continue reading Four Men Arrested, Charged in Sullivan County Human Trafficking Operation

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