Eastern District of Tennessee
February 04, 2014 - The Marshals Service for the Eastern District of Tennessee announced today that after a two-year extensive manhunt George Hill, Jr., was arrested in Maynardville, TN, by a team of Deputy U.S. Marshals and Task Force officers assigned to the Smoky Mountains Fugitive Task Force, and Union County Sheriff’s Office investigators.
January 31, 2014 - The Marshals Service from the Eastern District of Tennessee announced today that after a month-long manhunt covering two states, McArthur Douglas Young was arrested in Cosby, TN by Deputy U.S. Marshals and officers assigned to the Smoky Mountains Fugitive Task Force. Young is wanted in Wayne County, Kentucky, for Conspiracy to Commit Murder, Attempted Murder, as well as drug trafficking charges.
March 14, 2013 - A three-day, four-county sex offender compliance check involving federal, state, and local agents successfully ended today in Johnson City. Through the three days of Operation "Hair of the Dog", 68 sex offenders in the first judicial district were targeted and checked by law enforcement officers.