Washington County Man Charged with Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

WASHINGTON COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Technical Services Unit of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Johnson City man on charges of sexual exploitation of a minor. In May, TBI Agents received information via a cyber tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited … Continue reading Washington County Man Charged with Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Washington County

At the request of 1st District Attorney General Ken Baldwin, TBI Special Agents are investigating the circumstances that led to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Monday evening in Washington County. Preliminary information indicates that just after 11:30 p.m., the Washington County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a male subject threatening to harm himself and … Continue reading TBI Agents Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Washington County

Jonesborough Woman Arrested, Accused of Providing False Information to Authorities

WASHINGTON COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has led to the arrest of a Jonesborough woman accused of providing false information to authorities. In December, at the request of 1st District Attorney General Ken Baldwin, TBI Special Agents began investigating a tip that was sent to state authorities involving … Continue reading Jonesborough Woman Arrested, Accused of Providing False Information to Authorities

Washington County Deputy Indicted in TBI Misconduct Case

WASHINGTON COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Washington County deputy on assault and official misconduct charges. On September 20th, at the request of 7th District Attorney General Dave Clark, who was appointed as a special prosecutor, TBI Agents began investigating an … Continue reading Washington County Deputy Indicted in TBI Misconduct Case

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