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Round one of showers and storms moved thru earlier this afternoon. Expect another round this evening as a series of upper level disturbances move across the area ahead of our cold front Sunday. Best chance of severe weather will be north of our area but an isolated strong storm will be possible this evening. A break in the rain likely ...
F.B.I. investigating BISD
BEAUMONT - by Scott Lawrence
KFDM News has learned the F.B.I. is at the Beaumont ISD administration building as part of an ongoing investigation, and sources tell us agents Thursday morning were also at the home of the superintendent and the chief financial officer of the district.
KFDM News has several reporters and photographers covering the story. Stay with KFDM News and kfdm.com for updates.
KFDM News talked with spokeswomen for the F.B.I. and U.S. Attorney's office Thursday morning.
"F.B.I. personnel are lawfully present at the B.I.S.D. Administration Building," said Shauna Dunlap, a spokeswoman for the F.B.I. in Houston.
She wouldn't comment beyond that, telling KFDM News "it's part of an ongoing investigation."
Davilyn Walston of the U.S. Attorney's Office also spoke with KFDM.
"The U.S. Attorney's Office can confirm there is a law enforcement action involving B.I.S.D." Walston wouldn't comment beyond that.
Sources tell KFDM News agents were also present at the home of BISD Superintendent Dr. Timothy Chargois and at the home of Devin McCraney, the BISD Chief Financial Officer.
Stay with KFDM News and kfdm.com for updates.