UPDATED: Two arrests in Elkhart from statewide FBI raid
Posted: 08/22/2012 at 1:30 pm
By: Associated Press
INDIANAPOLIS — Local news reports say dozens of people have been arrested in a series of FBI raids across Indiana.
WRTV-TV in Indianapolis reports at least 30 people have been arrested. Other local news reports Wednesday also said arrests were made in northeastern Indiana and Elkhart.
Special Agent Wendy Osborne told The Indianapolis Star that several people were arrested in Indiana and one other state. The Star reports more than 300 FBI agents were involved in the raids.
Osborne and another FBI agent did not immediately return telephone calls from The Associated Press.
Spokesman Tim Horty for federal prosecutors in Indianapolis says an indictment was expected to be unsealed later Wednesday. He would not disclose the nature of the investigation.
ELKHART — Two people in Elkhart have been arrested as part of a statewide raid today, Aug. 22, by FBI agents, according to Fort Wayne television station WANE’s website.
More than 300 FBI agents were involved in the raid at locations throughout Indiana, including Huntington and Steuben counties.