The Madison County Board Chairman says he does not know what prompted a raid Wednesday afternoon at the County Administration Building.
State's Attorney Tom Gibbons confirms the newly formed Madison County Public Corruption Task Force investigated possible illegal conduct by county officials which resulted in the execution of search warrants yesterday. Chairman Kurt Prenzler says he is also looking for answers.
According to multiple media reports, computers were removed from the office of Madison County Administrator, and the office of the Public Relations Manager.
In a statement to the media, Madison County State's Attorney Tom Gibbons said because of the highly sensitive nature of the investigation, no comments will be made by investigators or others until such time as is legally appropriate.