Hartsville Man Indicted, Charged with Murder in Girlfriend’s Slaying

HARTSVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a Trousdale County man in connection to the death of his girlfriend at their Sulphur College Road residence last year. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, TBI Special Agents began investigating the December 2018 death of … Continue reading Hartsville Man Indicted, Charged with Murder in Girlfriend’s Slaying

Hartsville Man Arrested on Aggravated Kidnapping Charges

HARTSVILLE - An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Hartsville man, who was indicted on three counts of especially aggravated kidnapping. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tom Thompson, on November 17, 2017, TBI Agents began investigating a reported kidnapping that had … Continue reading Hartsville Man Arrested on Aggravated Kidnapping Charges

Former Deputy Indicted on Vehicular Homicide Charge

NASHVILLE - An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a former Smith County deputy, who was indicted on vehicular homicide and other charges. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, on June 3, 2018, TBI Agents began investigating an incident in which … Continue reading Former Deputy Indicted on Vehicular Homicide Charge

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

Trousdale County Man Arrested on Child Rape Charge

NASHVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Bethpage man on a child rape charge. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, on February 16th, TBI Special Agents began investigating a report of a child rape in Bethpage. During the … Continue reading Trousdale County Man Arrested on Child Rape Charge

TBI Arrests Man Accused of Targeting Neighbor for Assault

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Hartsville man accused of trying to hire someone to harm his neighbor. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, TBI Special Agents began investigating Kent Howard Smith on January 21st. During the course of the investigation, Agents … Continue reading TBI Arrests Man Accused of Targeting Neighbor for Assault

Former Teacher Facing Statutory Rape Charges Following TBI Investigation

NASHVILLE – Following a joint investigation with the Trousdale County Sheriff’s Department, TBI Special Agents have obtained indictments for a former Lafayette middle school teacher accused of inappropriate contact with students in two counties. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, TBI Special Agents began investigating Steven Snyder on February 4th. During … Continue reading Former Teacher Facing Statutory Rape Charges Following TBI Investigation

TBI arrests Trousdale County man for child rape

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation today arrested a Trousdale County man for sexually abusing a child. James Justin Jellison, 29, of Hartsville was arrested and charged with two counts of rape of a child and two counts of aggravated sexual battery of a child.  On June 17, 2013, the 15th Judicial District Attorney … Continue reading TBI arrests Trousdale County man for child rape