Wilson County Man Charged in 2019 Fatal Fire

WILSON COUNTY – An investigation of a fatal fire by Special Agent Fire Investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Wilson County man. In November 2019, fire investigators responded to a house fire in the 200 block of Commerce Street in Watertown. Resident Ben Edward Thompson, … Continue reading Wilson County Man Charged in 2019 Fatal Fire

Lebanon Woman Indicted, Charged with Stealing from her Former Employer

LEBANON – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Comptroller’s Office has resulted in the indictment of a Lebanon woman on charges of theft, forgery, and criminal simulation. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, and alongside investigators with the office of the Tennessee Comptroller of … Continue reading Lebanon Woman Indicted, Charged with Stealing from her Former Employer

Lebanon Man Arrested on Weapons Charges

LEBANON – A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Technical Services Unit of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Lebanon Police Department has resulted in the arrest of a Wilson County man on weapons charges. This week, TBI agents began investigating allegations involving an individual residing in the 200 block of Jennings Avenue … Continue reading Lebanon Man Arrested on Weapons Charges

Wilson County Man Indicted on Multiple Counts, Including Soliciting Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

NASHVILLE – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Watertown man, who is charged with statutory rape and multiple counts of soliciting sexual exploitation of a minor. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tom Thompson, on June 12th, Special Agents … Continue reading Wilson County Man Indicted on Multiple Counts, Including Soliciting Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

TBI Top 10 Fugitive Captured in Wilson County

  NASHVILLE – A fugitive who was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top 10 Most Wanted list earlier this morning is now in custody after being captured in Wilson County. Alain Benitez was taken into custody without incident, after a foot pursuit off Carthage Highway in Wilson County. Law enforcement officers from TBI, … Continue reading TBI Top 10 Fugitive Captured in Wilson County

DeKalb County Man Added to TBI’s Top 10 Most Wanted List

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to the state’s Top 10 Most Wanted list, David Paul Vaughn, of DeKalb County. David Vaughn is wanted by the Williamson County Sheriff’s Office and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for aggravated burglary and theft over $1000 from an incident that occurred on January … Continue reading DeKalb County Man Added to TBI’s Top 10 Most Wanted List

Sumner Man Arrested, Accused of Pointing Firearm at Wilson Deputies

NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Castalian Springs man accused of pointing a firearm at sheriff’s deputies following a pursuit in October. At the request of 18th District Attorney General Ray Whitley, TBI Agents began investigating the October 24th incident in Bethpage. During the course of … Continue reading Sumner Man Arrested, Accused of Pointing Firearm at Wilson Deputies

Sumner County Officer Involved Shooting

Updated at 3:01pm CST: John Kimball, DOB 1/28/1988 of Trousdale County, the individual involved in the officer involved shooting, is in stable condition an area hospital. Updated at 9:15am CST: The suspect has been identified as John Kimball. The suspect is still recovering from his wounds at an area hospital. TBI Agents serve as fact-finders in these … Continue reading Sumner County Officer Involved Shooting

Wilson County Man Jailed in Ongoing Joint Heroin Investigation

NASHVILLE – A joint operation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Drug Investigation Division, and the Tennessee Highway Patrol SWAT Team, with the support of Mt. Juliet Police Department narcotics investigators, has resulted in the arrest of an Old Hickory man on a drug-related charge involving heroin. During the course of the … Continue reading Wilson County Man Jailed in Ongoing Joint Heroin Investigation

THP Trooper Arrested in TBI Aggravated Assault Investigation

  NASHVILLE – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper, who is accused of pointing a gun at his wife during a domestic dispute earlier this week. At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tom Thompson, TBI Agents began investigating Shane Roberts (DOB 1-21-73) … Continue reading THP Trooper Arrested in TBI Aggravated Assault Investigation