Fall Branch Woman Charged with Harboring a Fugitive

JOHNSON CITY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the arrest of a Fall Branch woman for her role in helping a fugitive. On January 10th, TBI Special Agents and investigators from the sheriff’s office began searching for Jonathan Robert … Continue reading Fall Branch Woman Charged with Harboring a Fugitive

Six Face Charges Related to Washington County Jail Death

Updated 1/14 at 6:55 p.m. ET: Jonathan Pearson was located and arrested this evening in Kingsport. JOHNSON CITY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in the indictment of six men in connection to the death of an inmate. On December … Continue reading Six Face Charges Related to Washington County Jail Death

Two Women Indicted, Charged in Washington County Overdose Death

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of two Johnson City women on reckless homicide charges in connection with an overdose death. In November, TBI Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division, along with detectives from the Johnson City Police Department Special Investigations … Continue reading Two Women Indicted, Charged in Washington County Overdose Death

Two Washington County Women Indicted, Accused of Disclosing Confidential Information Related to a Child Sex Abuse Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of two Washington County women accused of disclosing confidential information in a child sex abuse case. In July 2017, at the request of 2nd District Attorney General Barry Staubus, TBI Special Agents began investigating allegations involving … Continue reading Two Washington County Women Indicted, Accused of Disclosing Confidential Information Related to a Child Sex Abuse Investigation

Two East Tennessee Nurses Indicted, Accused of Diverting Prescription Pain Medication

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the indictment of two Johnson City nurses on charges related to drug diversion and fraud. On February 8th, after being contacted by the Tennessee Department of Health Division of Health Related Boards, TBI Special Agents with the Drug … Continue reading Two East Tennessee Nurses Indicted, Accused of Diverting Prescription Pain Medication

Johnson City Residents Arrested as Part of Multi-Agency Drug Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, 1st Judicial District Drug Task Force, Johnson City Police Department Special Investigations Squad, 1st Judicial District Attorney’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration has resulted in the arrest of two Johnson City residents on drug charges. Wednesday morning, TBI Special … Continue reading Johnson City Residents Arrested as Part of Multi-Agency Drug Investigation

Johnson City Man Added to TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

JOHNSON CITY – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to its ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list: Lorenzo Barr Kamanda. Kamanda (DOB 2-16-81) is wanted by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for the Aggravated Rape of a patient at a nursing home in Gray. The incident occurred … Continue reading Johnson City Man Added to TBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ List

Two Arrested in Washington County Drug Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the 1st Judicial Drug Task Force has led to the indictment of two Washington County residents on drug-related charges. In May 2016, at the request of 1st District Attorney General Tony Clark, TBI Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division … Continue reading Two Arrested in Washington County Drug Investigation

TBI Seeks Public’s Assistance in Washington County Death Investigation

JOHNSON CITY – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in a homicide investigation that began on Christmas Eve. At the request of 1st District Attorney General Tony Clark, TBI Special Agents are working alongside detectives with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office to investigate the … Continue reading TBI Seeks Public’s Assistance in Washington County Death Investigation

Couple Charged, Accused of Child Neglect in Son’s Burn Injury

JOHNSON CITY – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Jonesborough couple accused of mistreating their child. At the request of 1st District Attorney General Tony Clark, TBI Agents began investigating Billy Ray and Whitney Danielle Gunter on Friday, shortly after doctors at Niswonger Children’s Hospital discovered a burn … Continue reading Couple Charged, Accused of Child Neglect in Son’s Burn Injury