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Tennessee Code Title 39. Criminal Offenses § 39-14-404

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(a) Especially aggravated burglary is:

(1) Burglary of a habitation or building other than a habitation;  and

(2) Where the victim suffers serious bodily injury.

(b) For the purposes of this section, “victim” means any person lawfully on the premises.

(c) Especially aggravated burglary is a Class B felony.

(d) Acts which constitute an offense under this section may be prosecuted under this section or any other applicable section, but not both.

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