MEMPHIS, TN - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation raided several Millington city government buildings on Wednesday, July 27, 2011.
A TBI spokesperson tell abc24.com the agency, along with the Shelby County DAs office and other agencies, is executing several search warrants in Millington. Sources tell us that nearly every one of the City of Millington's buildings is involved in the raid, including City Hall and the public works department.
Additionally, sources say a transmission shop is being raided by the TBI.
abc24.com will follow this developing story and provide information on the TBI raids as they become available.
UPDATE from Associated Press:
MILLINGTON, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and Shelby County District Attorney's office investigators are raiding city offices in Millington.
District attorney spokesman Vince Higgins said the officers were serving warrants Wednesday morning after an investigation into a complaint of official misconduct.
Higgins said the complaint was made with the district attorney's office last December and centered on activities in Millington. He declined to elaborate on what type of misconduct was involved or to say exactly who was being served with the warrants.
Higgins said the warrants were being served at several locations in Shelby County.
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