State’s Attorney admits investigation

Local News

VERMILION COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Vermilion County State’s Attorney Jacqueline Lacy has contacted the U.S. State’s Attorney’s Office to report results of an investigation by Illinois State Police into Lacy’s own office, specifically an unnamed employee’s actions.

Monday, the information was brought to Lacy who has since forwarded it to the federal level.

Lacy’s office is being tightlipped about the circumstances but states it’s fully cooperating with a joint investigation by the FBI and ISP, Zone 5.

The unnamed employee was placed on unpaid leave pending the completion of the investigation. 

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

Sponsored By