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Man arrested for impersonating TBI agent at Murfreesboro massage business
Man arrested for impersonating TBI agent at Murfreesboro massage business

During the course of the investigation, Agents learned the man told employees he was there to do an inspection of that location, and wanted a session with a therapist as part of an undercover investigation he was doing into human trafficking in massage parlors.

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TBI Top Ten Fugitive Captured in Louisiana
TBI Top Ten Fugitive Captured in Louisiana

A man who was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Top 10 Most Wanted list on February 16th is now in custody in Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.

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Man allegedly claims to be with the TBI when asking for a
Man allegedly claims to be with the TBI when asking for a "Happy Ending"

Impersonating a police officer and solicitation of prostitution are the two charges described in a recent police report.

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Murfreesboro man accused of statutory rape and possession of child pornography
Murfreesboro man accused of statutory rape and possession of child pornography

A Murfreesboro Fire Fighter is under investigation for accusations of rape.

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TBI Continues Medical Fraud Cases
TBI Continues Medical Fraud Cases

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) continues its crackdown on medical fraud cases. Special Agents from their Medicaid Fraud Control Unit obtained an indictment against a Tullahoma woman accused of stealing prescription medication from a patient in her care.

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Former Director of a food program in Rutherford County Pleads Guilty to $1.5 Million Fraud
Former Director of a food program in Rutherford County Pleads Guilty to $1.5 Million Fraud

LaShane Hayes, 44, of La Vergne, Tennessee, pleaded guilty Tuesday (1/3/16) to conspiracy and wire fraud after being charged with defrauding the United States Department of Agriculture's Child and Adult Care Food Program...

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Murfreesboro Man Charged With Shelbyville Murder
Murfreesboro Man Charged With Shelbyville Murder

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, working alongside investigators from the Bedford County Sheriff's Office, have arrested and charged a Murfreesboro man in connection to a homicide earlier this month in the Shelbyville area.

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A past threat to blow up the TBI Headquarters in Nashville lands one in jail
A past threat to blow up the TBI Headquarters in Nashville lands one in jail

In nearby Nashville, someone threatened to blow up the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations building. Monday night, officers with the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department arrested...

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La Vergne's LaShane Hayes Faces Federal Charges
La Vergne's LaShane Hayes Faces Federal Charges

United States Attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee David Rivera told NewsRadio WGNS that on Wednesday (11/9/2016) a 43-year old La Vergne woman was charged in a criminal information case.

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TBI Charges Cannon County Man With Murder
TBI Charges Cannon County Man With Murder

An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Cannon County man for the July murder of his brother.

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Athens Tennessee Shooting at Manufacturing Plant
Athens Tennessee Shooting at Manufacturing Plant

Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations joined investigators with several other agencies in investigating a workplace shooting at a manufacturing plant in Athens that left two victims and the shooter dead.

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Suspect Wanted in Attempted Franklin Bombing Now a
Suspect Wanted in Attempted Franklin Bombing Now a "Most Wanted"

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to its 'Top 10 Most Wanted' list, Mitchell Hunter Oakes.

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Be on the lookout for a TBI Most Wanted Suspect
Be on the lookout for a TBI Most Wanted Suspect

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to its 'Top 10 Most Wanted' list: Jereme Dannuel Little.

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Man On TBI's
Man On TBI's "Top 10" Crashed Into Cop Cars--Arrested!

A man who was added to the TBI's "Top 10 Most Wanted" list earlier this week, James Bryan Miller, was taken into custody Saturday (8/6/2016) night after colliding with law enforcement vehicles.

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TBI Arrests Man Accused of Trafficking A 12-Year Old
TBI Arrests Man Accused of Trafficking A 12-Year Old

Just a few miles away, in neighboring Williamson County, Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Human Trafficking Unit, working alongside local and federal partners, have arrested and charged a Nashville man accused of trafficking a 12-year-old from Texas for the purposes of commercial sex.

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MTSU Alum and Current TBI Director Mark Gwyn Reappointed as Director
MTSU Alum and Current TBI Director Mark Gwyn Reappointed as Director

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam Monday announced the reappointment of Mark Gwyn as director of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI).

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Johnny L. Williams Arrested Distributing Percocet
Johnny L. Williams Arrested Distributing Percocet

An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and other Middle Tennessee law enforcement agencies into the distribution of fake Percocet pills has resulted in the arrest of a Murfreesboro man.

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Commission Unanimously Votes to Ask Sheriff to Resign
Commission Unanimously Votes to Ask Sheriff to Resign

Members of the Rutherford County Commission voted to ask Sheriff Robert Arnold to resign from his position.

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Sheriff Arnold and Others to Appear in Federal Court August 2, 2016
Sheriff Arnold and Others to Appear in Federal Court August 2, 2016

Sheriff Robert Arnold will head to trial on August 2, 2016 in a Federal Court Building located in Nashville.

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TBI Hate Crimes In Tennessee Schools
TBI Hate Crimes In Tennessee Schools

Tuesday, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released two reports, detailing the volume and nature of crime identified as hate crime and crime occurring in the state's schools.

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Sheriff Robert Arnold Facing 95 Years in Prison if Convicted
Sheriff Robert Arnold Facing 95 Years in Prison if Convicted

After Sheriff Arnold left the federal court building in Nashville on Friday, someone allegedly sent an email using his county email address to Rutherford County Sheriff's Office employees. That email stated, "Come on over.im having a party.tell your friends (written as in the email)."

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Caregiver Charged With Murdering Client
Caregiver Charged With Murdering Client

An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit has resulted in the arrest of a Hermitage caregiver who is charged with murder.

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Statewide Crime Study Released by the TBI
Statewide Crime Study Released by the TBI

Monday, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its 2015 'Crime in Tennessee' report, revealing an overall decrease in reported instances of crime in the most recent reporting year, but murder is UP.

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TBI Has Four Polygraph Examiners
TBI Has Four Polygraph Examiners

Wednesday, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced its Polygraph Unit has been awarded accreditation through a national board, Polygraph Law Enforcement Accreditation (PLEA).

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UPDATE: Suspect in Officer Involved Shooting to Appear in Court
UPDATE: Suspect in Officer Involved Shooting to Appear in Court

The 27-year old man who led Murfreesboro Police on a chase after a domestic violence call at Regal Inn on South Church this past March will be in court on Wednesday (April 6, 2016).

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TBI Releases the Latest Crime on Campus Study
TBI Releases the Latest Crime on Campus Study

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released to the public its 2015 'Crime on Campus' report.

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Warren County Woman Accused of Stealing Over $60,000 from Employer
Warren County Woman Accused of Stealing Over $60,000 from Employer

An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and detectives with the McMinnville Police Department has resulted in the indictment of a McMinnville woman, charged with stealing from her former employer.

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UPDATE: Suicide in the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center
UPDATE: Suicide in the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center

A man in the jail at 940 New Salem Highway in Murfreesboro hanged himself with the cord of a pay phone in a holding cell shortly after his arrest for an alleged domestic assault against his wife.

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Undercover TBI agent robbed in Rutherford County - Arrests Made
Undercover TBI agent robbed in Rutherford County - Arrests Made

During an undercover operation Thursday night to attempt to purchase fake Percocet pills from two individuals, one of the agents was robbed by the two men at a parking lot in La Vergne.

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Murfreesboro Police to release details of major heroin bust today
Murfreesboro Police to release details of major heroin bust today

Details of a major heroin bust are expected to be released today by the Murfreesboro Police Department and the TBI.

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Murfreesboro Police and the TBI make major Heroin Bust in Murfreesboro
Murfreesboro Police and the TBI make major Heroin Bust in Murfreesboro

A major heroine bust took place in Murfreesboro. The investigation involved both the Murfreesboro Police Department and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations.

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Former THP State Trooper from Murfreesboro charged with misconduct and theft after drugs went missing
Former THP State Trooper from Murfreesboro charged with misconduct and theft after drugs went missing

On Tuesday, the Coffee County Grand Jury returned indictments for the 30-year-old Murfreesboro man, charging him with three counts of Official Misconduct and one count of Theft over $1,000.

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UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police Officer Charged with Child Porn FIRED
UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police Officer Charged with Child Porn FIRED

After learning of an ongoing criminal investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation into alleged sexual exploitation of a minor, the Murfreesboro Police Department decommissioned Sergeant Kevin Dunn and placed him on paid administrative leave.

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Shelbyville man charged in Bedford County Murder
Shelbyville man charged in Bedford County Murder

An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Shelbyville Police Department has resulted in a Shelbyville man being arrested and charged in the shooting death of a Bedford County woman.

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CAPTURED: Suspected Murderer who reportedly took his child after the crime in Tennessee has been captured
CAPTURED: Suspected Murderer who reportedly took his child after the crime in Tennessee has been captured

Tyler Ward Enix, 36, who is the father of the subject of an AMBER Alert issued Wednesday, was captured Thursday morning in a rural area of Morrow County, Ohio.

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Kentucky Man Added to TBI's Most Wanted List
Kentucky Man Added to TBI's Most Wanted List

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to the state's Top Ten Most Wanted list, Floyd Ray Cook of Lebanon, Kentucky.

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TBI Adds Man to Top Ten List for Tennessee Residents to Be On The Lookout For - Now CAPTURED
TBI Adds Man to Top Ten List for Tennessee Residents to Be On The Lookout For - Now CAPTURED

Caught: A Knoxville man who was added to the TBI's Top Ten Most Wanted list earlier today was captured shortly after his photo hit the internet Thursday night, not far from the scene of the initial crime.

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Major Human Trafficking for Sex Arrests in Tennessee
Major Human Trafficking for Sex Arrests in Tennessee

During operations authorities arrested 20 men on prostitution-related offenses. The men included a painter, an engineer, a truck driver, a landscaper, a waiter, a student and a construction worker. Twelve men were from Tennessee, seven from Georgia, and one from Alabama.

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A TBI Most Wanted Captured in Nearby Shelbyville
A TBI Most Wanted Captured in Nearby Shelbyville

A Shelbyville man who was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Top Ten Most Wanted fugitive list last week is now in custody.

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TBI Captures a Top Ten Most Wanted Teen
TBI Captures a Top Ten Most Wanted Teen

A Chattanooga teen who was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Top Ten Most Wanted fugitive list is now in custody.

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Tennessee Top Ten Most Wanted Woman WANTED for Trafficking for Commercial Sex Acts
Tennessee Top Ten Most Wanted Woman WANTED for Trafficking for Commercial Sex Acts

Crystal Bradshaw is wanted by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office for Felony Aggravated Kidnapping and Felony Trafficking for Commercial Sex Acts.

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TBI Most Wanted Captured
TBI Most Wanted Captured

Brewer was wanted by the Chattanooga Police Department, the U.S. Marshals Service, and the TBI stemming from an indictment by the Hamilton County Grand Jury this week, charging Brewer with six counts of Vehicular Homicide...

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Two  TBI TOP TEN Most Wanted CAPTURED
Two TBI TOP TEN Most Wanted CAPTURED

Two Nashville men who were placed on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Top Ten Most Wanted list last week were arrested today in Davidson County.

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TBI Seeks Re-Accreditation
TBI Seeks Re-Accreditation

Final preparations are underway for the on-site assessment of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation by representatives of the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA).

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TBI Agent Reassigned after teaching class with a Rutherford County Sheriff  commander
TBI Agent Reassigned after teaching class with a Rutherford County Sheriff commander

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation reassigned an 18-year veteran agent from Rutherford County for violating agency policies in connection with Sharp Training and Consulting, a company tied up in a state and federal probe.

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New addition to the TBI Top Ten Most Wanted List in Middle Tennessee
New addition to the TBI Top Ten Most Wanted List in Middle Tennessee

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has a new addition to the state's Top Ten Most Wanted list, Bryan James Cooke of McMinnville.

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Another TBI Top Ten Suspect Captured
Another TBI Top Ten Suspect Captured

A fugitive on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Top Ten Most Wanted list, Bryan James Cooke, was captured Tuesday morning in Jacksonville, Florida, a day after being added to the list.

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TBI: School crime in Tennessee
TBI: School crime in Tennessee

Today, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its annual study into the volume and type of crime on school campuses in Tennessee.

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22 Drug Indictments in Mid-State Operation with TBI, RCSO, MPD; 11 from RuCo
22 Drug Indictments in Mid-State Operation with TBI, RCSO, MPD; 11 from RuCo

Investigators from The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Drug Investigation Division, the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office, and the Murfreesboro Police Department have obtained indictments for 22 individuals accused of being involved in a large-scale drug operation.

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TBI Releases Domestic Violence Study
TBI Releases Domestic Violence Study

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its latest study into the scope and nature of domestic violence offenses, as reported by Tennessee's law enforcement agencies.

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Murfreesboro and Smyrna Police help solve prostitution and money laundering case
Murfreesboro and Smyrna Police help solve prostitution and money laundering case

On April 8th, the Rutherford County Grand Jury returned indictments charging McGlamery, 53, with two counts of Promotion of Prostitution, one count of Conspiracy to Promote Prostitution, one count of Money Laundering...

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Rutherford Co. Sheriff's Office and the home of Sheriff Robert Arnold Raided by federal agents
Rutherford Co. Sheriff's Office and the home of Sheriff Robert Arnold Raided by federal agents

The TBI and the FBI raided the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office Thursday morning. WGNS' Scott Walker spoke to TBI Public Information Officer Susan Niland outside of the Sheriff's Office.

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Former employee of the Tennessee Department of Human Services under investigation
Former employee of the Tennessee Department of Human Services under investigation

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained additional indictments for a former employee of the Tennessee Department of Human Services...

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TBI caught TOP TEN Subject wanted for alleged rape
TBI caught TOP TEN Subject wanted for alleged rape

Steven Armstrong was wanted by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation on the charge of rape. Armstrong and three other subjects assaulted the victim...

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TBI Arrest man in relation to reported stabbing in Lynchburg area
TBI Arrest man in relation to reported stabbing in Lynchburg area

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Moore County man following a stabbing on Friday in the Lynchburg area.

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Crime in Tennessee Down; TBI Report Released
Crime in Tennessee Down; TBI Report Released

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation releases its 2014 'Crime in Tennessee' report.

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Crime in Tennessee Report; Local Statistics
Crime in Tennessee Report; Local Statistics

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has released its "Crime in Tennessee Report" for 2014. In that is a breakdown of crime stats from each jurisdiction in Rutherford County.

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TBI Arrests Lawrenceburg Police Department lieutenant
TBI Arrests Lawrenceburg Police Department lieutenant

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a Lawrenceburg Police Department lieutenant accused of borrowing a firearm from his subordinate and then pawning it without his knowledge.

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Woodbury Police Chief under investigation by TBI
Woodbury Police Chief under investigation by TBI

Woodbury Police Chief Kevin Mooneyham is facing questions concerning an audit conducted by the Tennessee Department of Transportation

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Woman accused of stealing over $250,000 from her granny
Woman accused of stealing over $250,000 from her granny

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a Santa Fe woman accused of stealing more than a quarter of a million dollars from her grandmother.

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Man wanted on charges for allegedly hitting 10-year old with cattle stick
Man wanted on charges for allegedly hitting 10-year old with cattle stick

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged a Smith County father accused of abusing his daughter.

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Rape suspect arrested after being placed on TBI most wanted list
Rape suspect arrested after being placed on TBI most wanted list

The Ashland City man was wanted by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Cheatham County Sheriff's Office on charges of Rape and Violation of the Sex Offender Registry.

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Crime on College Campuses report(s) - MTSU and other university information released
Crime on College Campuses report(s) - MTSU and other university information released

At MTSU, there were two sex offenses reported in 2014 of which both have since been cleared with the work of law enforcement. One prostitution case was also reported in 2014, that too was cleared before the year was over.

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Man who faced nearly 24 sex related charges in Rutherford County finally caught by authorities
Man who faced nearly 24 sex related charges in Rutherford County finally caught by authorities

Edward William Tarras, Jr., was placed on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Top Ten Most Wanted list on August 19, 2014. He was wanted by the Smyrna Police Department and the TBI after failing to appear in court, where he faced almost two dozen sex-related charges.

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Warrants Served for Promoting Prostitution & Other Charges
Warrants Served for Promoting Prostitution & Other Charges

Murfreesboro Police Vice Unit detectives served warrants at a St. Andrews Drive apartment and two local businesses for, among other things, promotion of prostitution.

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Man stopped from buying gun at a Murfreesboro store after TBI intervenes
Man stopped from buying gun at a Murfreesboro store after TBI intervenes

The TBI then contacted Murfreesboro Police who headed to the store in question. Police made arrived and spoke to DeForrest and quickly placed him in handcuffs.

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Deceased woman found... Do you recognize this ring?
Deceased woman found... Do you recognize this ring?

Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are asking for the public's help in identifying the female ring found at the scene of a death investigation this week.

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Meth lab busts down in TN, but meth use is high
Meth lab busts down in TN, but meth use is high

More and more people, he said, are relying on Mexican meth instead of cooking their own.

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Life saving help for TBI agents who come into contact with fentanyl
Life saving help for TBI agents who come into contact with fentanyl

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation expanded its program to provide a potentially life-saving resource to its Special Agents who might come into contact with fentanyl.

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Former M'boro Bank Employee Nabbed in TBI Theft Case
Former M'boro Bank Employee Nabbed in TBI Theft Case

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a Murfreesboro woman accused of misusing her position as a personal banker.

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Mexican drug cartels bringing Tennessee new forms of heroin
Mexican drug cartels bringing Tennessee new forms of heroin

There were some alarming words Wednesday from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation director about Mexican drug cartels targeting the state with a new form of heroin.

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Ongoing Human Trafficking Investigation in Rutherford County
Ongoing Human Trafficking Investigation in Rutherford County

The TBI has obtained indictments for a Murfreesboro man accused of paying for sex with an underage victim.

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Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has obtained new accreditations
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has obtained new accreditations

After a lengthy assessment by the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors' Laboratory Accreditation Board (ASCLD/LAB), the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has obtained new accreditations...

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TBI Releases videos on Human Trafficking Awareness
TBI Releases videos on Human Trafficking Awareness

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released a set of videos designed to raise awareness of human trafficking in Tennessee, just as one of its Special Agents participated in a national event on the issue.

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33-Year-old Shelbyville man charged with 47 counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor
33-Year-old Shelbyville man charged with 47 counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a nearby Bedford County man accused of possessing child pornography.

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As heroin grows in popularity, authorities have found heroin laced with fentanyl
As heroin grows in popularity, authorities have found heroin laced with fentanyl

TBI crime labs have received several samples of heroin laced with fentanyl and pure fentanyl packaged as heroin.

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Murfreesboro Man Charged with Soliciting Statutory Rape of a Minor
Murfreesboro Man Charged with Soliciting Statutory Rape of a Minor

An investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arrest of a Rutherford County man charged with Solicitation of Especially Aggravated Sexual Exploitation of a Minor and Solicitation of Statutory Rape of a Minor.

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One of the TBI Most Wanted CAUGHT
One of the TBI Most Wanted CAUGHT

A fugitive on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Top Ten Most Wanted list, John O'Keefe Varner, was captured this afternoon in Nevada.

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Rutherford County Man Indicted on Child Pornography Charges
Rutherford County Man Indicted on Child Pornography Charges

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has obtained indictments for a Rutherford County man charged with sexual exploitation of a minor and aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor.

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Tennessee Bureau of Investigation aims to let more people know about human trafficking
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation aims to let more people know about human trafficking

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation officially launched a new outreach to raise awareness of human trafficking in Tennessee.

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Local Inmate Charged with Perjury
Local Inmate Charged with Perjury

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has obtained an indictment for a Rutherford County jail inmate, charging him with aggravated perjury.

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Have you seen this suspect? She is wanted by the TBI.
Have you seen this suspect? She is wanted by the TBI.

Webster has a violent criminal history of robbery, aggravated burglary, theft and drug charges.

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TBI Arrests Brad Moss for Defrauding Investors
TBI Arrests Brad Moss for Defrauding Investors

In neighboring Lebanon, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has again arrested Brad Moss,  accused of running a scheme to steal money from investors.

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Did you know the TBI has a citizens academy for you?

State Representative Mike Sparks (R–Smyrna) joined with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation recently to participate in the Bureau's Citizens’ Academy. 

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MORE HUMAN TRAFFICKING in Middle Tennessee
MORE HUMAN TRAFFICKING in Middle Tennessee

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has obtained indictments for two Georgia men, accused of statutory rape in an ongoing TBI human trafficking investigation.

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CANNON COUNTY: Man claims he was assaulted by detectives
CANNON COUNTY: Man claims he was assaulted by detectives

 During the course of the TBI investigation, King subsequently reported he had been beaten by two detectives in the department’s interview room. 

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Sex Trafficking in Tennessee getting GREATER ATTENTION
Sex Trafficking in Tennessee getting GREATER ATTENTION

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, Tennessee Department of Transportation and the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development have announced a new initiative designed to raise awareness about sex trafficking in Tennessee.

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Man wanted in Rutherford, Bedford and Hamilton Counties ARRESTED in Mississippi
Man wanted in Rutherford, Bedford and Hamilton Counties ARRESTED in Mississippi

A wanted fugitive in Rutherford, Bedford and Hamilton Counties who was recently added to The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s “Top 10 Most Wanted” has been captured in Mississippi following a multi-agency effort.

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Annual TBI School Crime Study Shows Improvements, Continued Challenges
Annual TBI School Crime Study Shows Improvements, Continued Challenges

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its annual “School Crime Report.” The study compiles crime data involving schools, as submitted by the state’s law enforcement agencies to the Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS) in 2013. 

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Wilson County Man Charged with Rape in TBI Sex Trafficking Case
Wilson County Man Charged with Rape in TBI Sex Trafficking Case

In news from neighboring Wilson County...the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has obtained an indictment for a Wilson County man accused in connection to an ongoing sex trafficking investigation.

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New TBI Study Sheds Light on Prevalence of Domestic Violence in Tennessee
New TBI Study Sheds Light on Prevalence of Domestic Violence in Tennessee

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its “Domestic Violence 2011-2013” study. The report analyzes crime data submitted by the state’s law enforcement agencies to the Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS) from 2011 to 2013. 

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Man Wanted on 6 counts of Rape of a Child and 14 counts of Rape Charges in Rutherford County Finally CAUGHT
Man Wanted on 6 counts of Rape of a Child and 14 counts of Rape Charges in Rutherford County Finally CAUGHT

The charges against 43-year old Beck stem from a case that dates back to 2010. When he was arrested 4-years ago he was released from the Rutherford County jail after posting a $1-million bond...

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What was the most reported HATE CRIME in Tennessee? See the report...

Hate crimes were examined by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations. The TBI went through records for the 2013 year and put together a full report on hate crime statistics in Tennessee.

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TBI "Most Wanted" arrested in Murfreesboro after FBI Investigation into "Murder in Aid of Racketeering"

In recent weeks, the Maury County Sheriff’s Department developed information indicating Deterines Cortae Cathey, 24, of Columbia, Tenn., was in Murfreesboro, in the vicinity of Middle Tennessee State University.

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Major drug case leads to six arrests and one Rutherford County man is behind bars
Major drug case leads to six arrests and one Rutherford County man is behind bars

The TBI, working with the Drug Enforcement Agency and police departments from Nashville and La Vergne, developed evidence revealing Gott was a major supplier of drugs in the Nashville area.

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UPDATE: Mother of missing Nolensville teen found in Smyrna arrested by TBI
UPDATE: Mother of missing Nolensville teen found in Smyrna arrested by TBI

On Thursday, March 27th, 16-year-old Christopher Smithburg ran away from his home on Rocky Fork Road in Nolensville.

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Convicted Sex Offender arrested by Murfreesboro PD after authorities say his tracking device showed he was within 1,000 feet of school and park
Convicted Sex Offender arrested by Murfreesboro PD after authorities say his tracking device showed he was within 1,000 feet of school and park

A registered Sex Offender was arrested in Murfreesboro after police determined he was within 1,000 feet of a school and a park.

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Men who allegedly conspired to have wife killed to face the heat
Men who allegedly conspired to have wife killed to face the heat

Last year Patel, age 44, of Murfreesboro, was arrested at the Almaville Market in Smyrna after the 16th Judicial District Attorney General requested the TBI investigate a murder plot.

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UPDATE: Former Colonel for the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office Arrested in Robertson County, TN
UPDATE: Former Colonel for the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office Arrested in Robertson County, TN

Farmer is charged with two counts of especially aggravated exploitation of a minor, two counts of conspiracy to commit especially aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor, two counts of solicitation of a minor...

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Courts Deny Appeal in Murder Case Filed by Man Who Killed Kristen Holzapfel in 2003

The Supreme Court of Tennessee has denied an appeal filed by Letonio Swader. The man was convicted in a Rutherford County Courtroom of first degree felony murder and sentenced to life in prison.

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FBI Visits Murfreesboro Business... Few Details Known
FBI Visits Murfreesboro Business... Few Details Known
The FBI paid a visit to a local business in Murfreesboro on Thursday. Reports indicate the federal agents went to 625 South Church Street where they were seen...
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New Laws Help Tennessee Earn High Marks in Protecting Children from Sex Trafficking
New law helped Tennessee earn better marks in protecting minors: New law removes as a defense ignorance or mistake of fact concerning the age of a minor to the offenses of patronizing prostitution and soliciting sexual exploitation of a minor...
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TBI Foils Local Conspiracy to Commit Murder
TBI Foils Local Conspiracy to Commit Murder

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation overnight arrested two individuals in Rutherford County for planning to have one of their wife’s shot to death.

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72% of Domestic Violence Related Crimes are against a FEMALE
72% of Domestic Violence Related Crimes are against a FEMALE

A count of domestic violence victims reported from 2010 to 2012 in the state of Tennessee where the gender of the victim was known totaled 252,288.

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TBI Makes Ruth. Co. Arrest in Gift Card Scheme
TBI Makes Ruth. Co. Arrest in Gift Card Scheme
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation last (Monday) night arrested an additional subject involved in a middle Tennessee gift card scheme after she was indicted by the Rutherford County grand jury earlier this month.
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Not So Gift Like: Trio Charged in Gift Card Scheme in Rutherford County
Not So Gift Like: Trio Charged in Gift Card Scheme in Rutherford County

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has charged three individuals for running a gift card scheme after they were indicted by the Rutherford County grand jury earlier this month. 

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UPDATE: TBI Most Wanted Captured; Wanted for La Vergne Burglary
UPDATE: TBI Most Wanted Captured; Wanted for La Vergne Burglary

Local, state and federal investigators captured the latest addition to the state’s Top Ten Most Wanted list in Nashville. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation reported 20-year old Tyler Fitzgerald Raybon-Tate was taken into custody yesterday (Wednesday) morning. 

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TBI Adds Suspect to Top 10 List, Suspect in La Vergne Crimes
TBI Adds Suspect to Top 10 List, Suspect in La Vergne Crimes

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is adding a Nashville man wanted on various charges in Rutherford and Davidson Counties to the state’s Top Ten Most Wanted list. 

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Growing Up, This May Have Been Your Dream Job: Become a "Special Agent" in Tennessee!

How cool would it be to be a “Special Agent?”

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TBI Increases Reward for Franklin Co. Murder Suspect
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation increased the reward for the remaining at large fugitive wanted for the murder of a Franklin County man in March 2013. Information leading to the arrest of David Gordon Jenkins now stands at $2,500.
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TBI Arrests Dekalb County Man for Theft
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation arrested a Dekalb County man on a theft charge for stealing computers from his employer after he was indicted by the Davidson County grand jury last month.
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NOT A GOOD STATISTIC: Domestic Violence Equals 51% of All Crimes Reported in TN
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation today released its annual “Crime in Tennessee 2012” report which showed a 2.8% decrease in overall crimes reported in Tennessee in 2012 compared with 2011.
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TBI “Crime on Campus 2012” Report released for Tennessee
There were 7,326 offenses reported in 2012 compared with 7,639 in 2011, a 4.1% decrease overall. However, violent crime was up again for the third year in a row.

 
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TBI Taking applications for 2013 state academy
The TBI State Academy was created as a professional and prestigious training ground for Tennessee law enforcement officers who long for the opportunity to expand their education and training in the criminal justice field. 
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Suspect accused of stealing multiple iPads from Middle TN Walmart stores arrested
Suspect accused of stealing multiple iPads from Middle TN Walmart stores arrested
The TBI has arrested a man suspected of being a part of an iPad theft ring in Middle Tennessee.
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