FBI Seizes $700,000 From Ferguson


Newly unsealed federal seizure warrants add fresh details about the FBI’s continuing hunt for money tied to illegal Detroit conduct during Kwame Kilpatrick’s 2002-08 mayoralty.

New warrants issued Friday against, Bobby Ferguson, a close friend and co-defendant of ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick. FBI seized about $700,000 from bank accounts linked to Ferguson.

According to reports by the Detroit News:

FBI obtained a search warrant and made the seizures March 10, one day before a federal jury in Detroit convicted Ferguson and Kilpatrick for their roles in a City Hall kickback scheme. Their sentencing is Oct. 10

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