Federal agents searching ETX rehab facility
POSTED: Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 3:02pm
UPDATED: Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 5:43pm
Lufkin, Texas (KETK) — According to Sgt. David Casper with the Lufkin Police Depart, the Office of the Inspector General Health and Human Services division is searching the Angelina Rehabilitation Center in Lufkin.
Casper tells KETK around 9:00 a.m., Thursday morning, the Lufkin Police Department sent detectives to provide security while the federal agents raided the premises located in the 400 block of South John Redditt Drive.
At this time details are extremely limited as to why the agents are searching the grounds but the facility canceled all appointments scheduled for today.
Casper also told KETK the search is being conducted under the direction of Joseph Reikers.
KETK will update information as soon as it becomes available.