Former Vigo Co. Investigator Facing Felonies

By Kyle Inskeep

Published 08/13 2014 04:45PM

Updated 08/13 2014 06:28PM

A former investigator with the Vigo County Prosecutor's Office is facing six felony charges for covering-up gambling rings here in the Wabash Valley.

Former Vigo Co. Investigator Facing Felonies
The probable cause affidavit in the case states that counterman was allegedly telling operators of illegal poker games in the area that for a "price"... They wouldn't be bothered by the law.
There is no evidence that Vigo County Prosecutor Terry Modesitt had any knowledge of counterman's actions.
Modesitt fired counterman after learning about the situation. 

A special prosecutor has been brought in to handle the case.
Modesitt can't comment on the case publicly at this time.

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