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Memphis Commercial Appeal
DA receives TBI report on Memphis police shootingwas shot and killed by two Memphis police officers on Wednesday, January 27, 20
DA receives TBI report on Memphis police shooting
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 hours ago
was shot and killed by two Memphis police officers on Wednesday, January 27, 2016. (Photo provided by Jerian Lawson) The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's inquiry into a fatal Memphis police shooting in January has been turned over to the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
TBI investigating domestic violence incident involving Berke aideThe Tennessee Bureau of Investigation launched an investigation Thursday into a
TBI investigating domestic violence incident involving Berke aide
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 hours ago
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation launched an investigation Thursday into a domestic violence incident involving one of Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke's senior advisers, even as new details about the incident emerged. Hamilton County District... Read more
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Officer.com
Tennessee Deputy Wounded; Suspect in CustodyThe Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has released the identity of the man who
Tennessee Deputy Wounded; Suspect in Custody
Officer.com / Posted 20 hours ago
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has released the identity of the man who allegedly shot a Sequatchie County deputy Wednesday night. Shaun Michael Powers, 21, is charged with attempted first-degree homicide in the incident that left him with a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
TBI to investigate domestic dispute case involving Mayor Berke's top adviserThe Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has launched an investigation into the re
TBI to investigate domestic dispute case involving Mayor Berke's top adviser
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 20 hours ago
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has launched an investigation into the reported domestic incident involving Bobby and Lacie Stone. "The investigation is active and ongoing and we have no additional detail to offer at this time," said the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
TBI To Investigate Assault Case Involving Mayor's AdvisorDistrict Attorney General Neal Pinkston has asked the Tennessee Bureau Of Inves
TBI To Investigate Assault Case Involving Mayor's Advisor
The Chattanoogan / Posted 20 hours ago
District Attorney General Neal Pinkston has asked the Tennessee Bureau Of Investigation to investigate the alleged May 21 domestic assault by Robert F Stone and the events surrounding his May 22 arrest by Chattanooga police. Bobby Stone is charged... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
What's trending today in Chattanoogain the case against the man accused of shooting her daughter. UPDATE: TBI name
What's trending today in Chattanooga
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 hours ago
in the case against the man accused of shooting her daughter. UPDATE: TBI names suspect in Sequatchie shooting, chase: The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has released the identity of the man who allegedly shot a Sequatchie County deputy... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Dunlap Man Arrested, Accused Of Shooting Sheriff's Deputy Following Wednesday Night Pursuita Sequatchie County deputy following a Wednesday night pursuit, was arrested an
Dunlap Man Arrested, Accused Of Shooting Sheriff's Deputy Following Wednesday Night Pursuit
The Chattanoogan / Posted 23 hours ago
a Sequatchie County deputy following a Wednesday night pursuit, was arrested and charged by special agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. At the request of 12th District Attorney General J. Michael Taylor, TBI Special Agents... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Sequatchie deputy, suspect recovering from wounds in Wednesday night gunfightRonnie Hitchcock said this morning. "It could've been worse," Hitchcock said.
Sequatchie deputy, suspect recovering from wounds in Wednesday night gunfight
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
Ronnie Hitchcock said this morning. "It could've been worse," Hitchcock said. The suspect could be identified later by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. The TBI is now leading the probe into the shooting incident. Hitchcock said that when... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Mayor Andy Berke: Allegations of affair are 'absolutely false'spokeswoman for Hamilton County District Attorney Neal Pinkston, said his offic
Mayor Andy Berke: Allegations of affair are 'absolutely false'
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
spokeswoman for Hamilton County District Attorney Neal Pinkston, said his office is strongly considering asking the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to investigate how police handled the incident. She said the nature of the allegations and... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Two Campbell County lawyers indicted on theft chargesTwo Campbell County attorneys have been indicted on theft charges after a Tenne
Two Campbell County lawyers indicted on theft charges
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Two Campbell County attorneys have been indicted on theft charges after a Tennessee Bureau of Investigation probe found each had stolen money from clients' trust accounts. It's unclear if the crimes are related. A grand jury returned indictments... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Authorities believe Bianca Horton may have been killed for testifying in daughter's shootingtime and initially evaded police. After a manhunt, Sims was arrested a few days
Authorities believe Bianca Horton may have been killed for testifying in daughter's shooting
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
time and initially evaded police. After a manhunt, Sims was arrested a few days later in Knoxville after being put on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Top 10 Most Wanted list. In March of that year, Juvenile Court Judge Rob Philyaw said... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
McEwen Medical Clinic Owner Arrested On Multiple ChargesA joint investigation with special agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investig
McEwen Medical Clinic Owner Arrested On Multiple Charges
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
A joint investigation with special agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and investigators with the McEwen Police Department has resulted in the arrest of the owner/operator of a clinic in McEwen on charges related to drug diversion and... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Two Campbell Co. attorneys indicted in separate casesA grand jury indicted two Campbell County attorneys in separate but nearly iden
Two Campbell Co. attorneys indicted in separate cases
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted yesterday
A grand jury indicted two Campbell County attorneys in separate but nearly identical cases on Wednesday. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says authorities charged Wesley Lynn Hatmaker, 50, and Conrad Mark Troutman, 57, for stealing money from... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Pittman Says He Went To Rob LeCroy With Carmody, Partin; Witness Says He Saw Carmody Covered In Blood2010. He said the truck was stolen. He also noted there were no headrests in th
Pittman Says He Went To Rob LeCroy With Carmody, Partin; Witness Says He Saw Carmody Covered In Blood
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
2010. He said the truck was stolen. He also noted there were no headrests in the vehicle. Agent Mike Turbeville from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation testified as an expert in forensic biology and serology. He said he found no blood on the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Pinkston may call in TBI to investigate Berke official's caseAndy Berke speaks during the dedication... District Attorney Neal Pinkston is
Pinkston may call in TBI to investigate Berke official's case
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
Andy Berke speaks during the dedication... District Attorney Neal Pinkston is strongly considering whether to call in the Tennessee Bureau of investigation to investigate a case involving a domestic dispute with Mayor Andy Berke's top adviser and... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Mount Carmel assistant police chief suspended without payfocuses on assistant police chief Phillip Robinette. Robinette was suspended w
Mount Carmel assistant police chief suspended without pay
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
focuses on assistant police chief Phillip Robinette. Robinette was suspended without pay earlier this month while the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation investigates possible illegal or unethical conduct. Another police officer, David Dean,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Arraignment date set in perjury case against Gatlinburg detectiveof rape, which requires no claim of sexual gratification. Pinkston publicly co
Arraignment date set in perjury case against Gatlinburg detective
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
of rape, which requires no claim of sexual gratification. Pinkston publicly condemned Burns' testimony and demanded a Tennessee Bureau of Investigation probe. The indictment accuses Burns of lying by stating in a section of his testimony there... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Beer permit jeopardized after TBI sex sting snares Casual Pint co-ownerRoad in the Northshore Town Center, records show. He also is one of 32 people c
Beer permit jeopardized after TBI sex sting snares Casual Pint co-owner
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Road in the Northshore Town Center, records show. He also is one of 32 people charged in the Knoxville version of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's "Operation Someone Like Me." Sweeney was cited to court on a misdemeanor charge of... Read more
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The Washington Times
Religion headlines worth 5 minutes of your TuesdayRoyston last week, who told me that in addition to the prayer vigil, the church
Religion headlines worth 5 minutes of your Tuesday
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
Royston last week, who told me that in addition to the prayer vigil, the church had also provided a meal for the FBI, Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, US Marshal, and local law enforcement agents who were working the case. Despite the lack... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Child sex sting nets two Tennessee pastorsThe Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has released the names of 32 men and wome
Child sex sting nets two Tennessee pastors
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has released the names of 32 men and women who were arrested in an undercover sting targeting a human trafficking and prostitution operation that preyed upon the residents of Knoxville. Among those arrested in... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
DA: Will still prosecute in cases involving GPD detective accused of perjuryvarsity basketball team while staying at a Gatlinburg cabin back in December.
DA: Will still prosecute in cases involving GPD detective accused of perjury
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 3 days ago
varsity basketball team while staying at a Gatlinburg cabin back in December. District Attorney General Pinkston asked the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to look into testimony Burns made during a preliminary hearing related to the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cleveland City Council to interview city manager candidatatesis currently the assistant city manger for Daly City, Calif. Consultant Larry
Cleveland City Council to interview city manager candidatates
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
is currently the assistant city manger for Daly City, Calif. Consultant Larry Wallace, who served as the director of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation from 1992-2003, facilitated the advisory committee and is conducting extensive background... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
TBI: Former caretaker faces charges for assault of autistic patientKNOXVILLE — A former caretaker is facing charges for assaulting an autistic pat
TBI: Former caretaker faces charges for assault of autistic patient
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
KNOXVILLE — A former caretaker is facing charges for assaulting an autistic patient, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. Marcellus Shaw, a former caretaker at a home that was owned and operated by Autism Breakthrough Corp. of... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Former Caretaker Charged With Assault Of Autistic PatientAn investigation by special agents with the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit of the
Former Caretaker Charged With Assault Of Autistic Patient
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
An investigation by special agents with the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, along with other state and county agencies, has resulted in the arrest of a former caretaker charged with assaulting an autistic... Read more
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The Christian Post
Pastors, Church Shocked After 2 Ministers Arrested in Human Trafficking Stingas “Creative Pastor” at Life House Church in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Two pastors
Pastors, Church Shocked After 2 Ministers Arrested in Human Trafficking Sting
The Christian Post / Posted 3 days ago
as “Creative Pastor” at Life House Church in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Two pastors left their churches in shock after the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday that they were among 32 men arrested for patronizing prostitution and... Read more
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11 News Houston
Children's minister among 32 arrested in human trafficking operationKNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday autho
Children's minister among 32 arrested in human trafficking operation
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday authorities arrested 32 people in a Knoxville human trafficking operation. The TBI said in a release two of the men, including a children’s minister, arrested in “Operation... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Oak Ridge pastor arrested Saturday on human trafficking chargeInstead, when he entered a room at the Best Western Knoxville Suites, 5317 Prat
Oak Ridge pastor arrested Saturday on human trafficking charge
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Instead, when he entered a room at the Best Western Knoxville Suites, 5317 Pratt Road, he was greeted by agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Knoxville Police Department. Parakh, another church pastor and 30 other people... Read more
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Christian Today
Two church pastors charged with trafficking in undercover stingwith an under-age girl in Tennessee. Jason Kennedy, 46, and Zubin Parakh, 32,
Two church pastors charged with trafficking in undercover sting
Christian Today / Posted 4 days ago
with an under-age girl in Tennessee. Jason Kennedy, 46, and Zubin Parakh, 32, were among 32 men and women arrested by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI), it was announced on Friday. They had answered an online ad to have sex with an... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Gary Simpson to appear in court on Carlie Trent kidnapping chargeSimpson made no statements to Hawkins County officers, according to Sheriff Ron
Gary Simpson to appear in court on Carlie Trent kidnapping charge
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Simpson made no statements to Hawkins County officers, according to Sheriff Ronnie Lawson, referring questions to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. TBI spokesman Josh Devine said no additional details of the incident are expected to be... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tennessee pastors busted for seeking sex with an underage girlan online advertisement. Pastors Jason Kennedy, 46, and Zubin Parakh, 32, were
Tennessee pastors busted for seeking sex with an underage girl
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
an online advertisement. Pastors Jason Kennedy, 46, and Zubin Parakh, 32, were among 32 men and women arrested by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation in an operation targeting human trafficking and prostitution after they answered an online... Read more
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Raw Story
Two Tennessee ministers caught seeking underage girls for sex in sting operationThe Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced that two of the men caught in a
Two Tennessee ministers caught seeking underage girls for sex in sting operation
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced that two of the men caught in a sting operation to catch people seeking underage prostitutes were ministers of local churches. Knoxville’s Jason Kennedy, 46, was a minister at Grace Baptist Church in... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Church congregation comes together after children's minister arrestarrested for human trafficking and patronizing prostitution along with 31 other
Church congregation comes together after children's minister arrest
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 4 days ago
arrested for human trafficking and patronizing prostitution along with 31 other people during a sting operation done by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. He's currently in the Knox County Jail. Instead of focusing on the charges against... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Children's minister among 32 arrested in human trafficking operationThe Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday authorities arrested 32
Children's minister among 32 arrested in human trafficking operation
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday authorities arrested 32 people in a Knoxville human trafficking operation. The TBI said in a release two of the men, including a children’s minister, arrested in “Operation Someone Like Me”... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
‘They’ are guilty of these crimeshave been arrested on charges of human trafficking — or that a social media sti
‘They’ are guilty of these crimes
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
have been arrested on charges of human trafficking — or that a social media sting set up by Knoxville police and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation attracted some 300 contacts, more than a dozen of which specifically inquired about the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Children's minister among 32 arrested in human trafficking operationThe Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday authorities arrested 32
Children's minister among 32 arrested in human trafficking operation
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday authorities arrested 32 people in a Knoxville human trafficking operation. The TBI said in a release two of the men, including a children’s minister, arrested in “Operation Someone Like Me”... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Violent sex offender throws ankle monitor in river, assaults 11-oldbeen arrested for kidnapping and exposing himself to an 11-year-old girl. Eddy
Violent sex offender throws ankle monitor in river, assaults 11-old
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
been arrested for kidnapping and exposing himself to an 11-year-old girl. Eddy Barreras has a history of sexual crimes. Tennessee Bureau of Investigation classifies him as a violent sex offender. Memphis Police Department said Barreras cut off... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Two ministers nabbed in child-prostitution stingParakh answered online advertisements specifically offering sex with an underag
Two ministers nabbed in child-prostitution sting
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
Parakh answered online advertisements specifically offering sex with an underage girl, said Mark Gwyn, director of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. Kennedy was a children's minister at Grace Baptist Church in the Knoxville suburb of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
7 ways to identify if someone is being traffickedbehind closed doors and unfortunately it’s very prevalent in our community,” sa
7 ways to identify if someone is being trafficked
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
behind closed doors and unfortunately it’s very prevalent in our community,” said Trudell. Trudell worked with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation during a 3 day operation to combat human sex trafficking. “It’s absolutely a testament to... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Children's minister among 32 arrested in human trafficking operationThe Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday authorities arrested 32
Children's minister among 32 arrested in human trafficking operation
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 6 days ago
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday authorities arrested 32 people in a Knoxville human trafficking operation. The TBI said in a release two of the men, including a children’s minister, arrested in “Operation Someone Like Me”... Read more
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First Coast News
Children's minister among 32 arrested in human trafficking operationThe Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday authorities arrested 32
Children's minister among 32 arrested in human trafficking operation
First Coast News / Posted 6 days ago
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday authorities arrested 32 people in a Knoxville human trafficking operation. The TBI said in a release two of the men, including a children’s minister, arrested in “Operation Someone Like Me”... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Detective charged with aggravated perjury could face harshest penalty in Ooltewah rape casea course on reporting abuse and is well behaved, the charge will be erased from
Detective charged with aggravated perjury could face harshest penalty in Ooltewah rape case
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
a course on reporting abuse and is well behaved, the charge will be erased from his record in 180 days. Pinkston asked the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation to look into whether Burns committed perjury on the stand following his February testimony... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Gatlinburg detective who sued prosecutor now charged with perjuryChief Randall Brackins did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Bu
Gatlinburg detective who sued prosecutor now charged with perjury
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Chief Randall Brackins did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Burns has remained on the force pending a Tennessee Bureau of Investigation probe ordered by Pinkston after the February hearing at issue. The perjury charges could... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Two ministers nabbed in child-prostitution stingParakh answered online advertisements specifically offering sex with an underag
Two ministers nabbed in child-prostitution sting
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
Parakh answered online advertisements specifically offering sex with an underage girl, said Mark Gwyn, director of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. Kennedy was a children's minister at Grace Baptist Church in the Knoxville suburb of... Read more
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USA Today
Two ministers nabbed in child-prostitution stingParakh answered online advertisements specifically offering sex with an underag
Two ministers nabbed in child-prostitution sting
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
Parakh answered online advertisements specifically offering sex with an underage girl, said Mark Gwyn, director of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. Kennedy was a children's minister at Grace Baptist Church in the Knoxville suburb of... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Children's minister among 32 arrested in TN human trafficking stingpeople facing charges after a prostitution and human-trafficking sting in Knoxv
Children's minister among 32 arrested in TN human trafficking sting
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 6 days ago
people facing charges after a prostitution and human-trafficking sting in Knoxville. News media outlets on Friday quoted Tennessee Bureau of Investigation officials as saying the suspects were arrested as part of the three-day Operation Someone... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Children's minister among 32 arrested in trafficking stingpeople facing charges after a prostitution and human-trafficking sting in Knoxv
Children's minister among 32 arrested in trafficking sting
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 6 days ago
people facing charges after a prostitution and human-trafficking sting in Knoxville. News media outlets on Friday quoted Tennessee Bureau of Investigation officials as saying the suspects were arrested as part of the three-day Operation Someone... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Children's minister among 32 arrested in human trafficking operationKNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday autho
Children's minister among 32 arrested in human trafficking operation
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday authorities arrested 32 people in a Knoxville human trafficking operation. The TBI said in a release two of the men, including a children’s minister, arrested in “Operation... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Children's minister among 32 arrested in trafficking stingpeople facing charges after a prostitution and human-trafficking sting in Knoxv
Children's minister among 32 arrested in trafficking sting
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
people facing charges after a prostitution and human-trafficking sting in Knoxville. News media outlets on Friday quoted Tennessee Bureau of Investigation officials as saying the suspects were arrested as part of the three-day Operation Someone... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Children's minister among 32 arrested in trafficking stingpeople facing charges after a prostitution and human-trafficking sting in Knoxv
Children's minister among 32 arrested in trafficking sting
WSMV Nashville / Posted 6 days ago
people facing charges after a prostitution and human-trafficking sting in Knoxville. News media outlets on Friday quoted Tennessee Bureau of Investigation officials as saying the suspects were arrested as part of the three-day Operation Someone... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Minister among 32 arrested in prostitution, human-trafficking sting in Knoxvillepeople facing charges after a prostitution and human-trafficking sting in Knoxv
Minister among 32 arrested in prostitution, human-trafficking sting in Knoxville
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
people facing charges after a prostitution and human-trafficking sting in Knoxville. News media outlets on Friday quoted Tennessee Bureau of Investigation officials as saying the suspects were arrested as part of the three-day Operation Someone... Read more
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