LMPD detectives under FBI investigation

LMPD detectives under FBI investigation

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Two Louisville Metro police officers are under investigation by the FBI for violation of federal law.

Dwight Mitchell, an LMPD spokesman, said Detectives Kyle Willet and Thomas Barth have been placed on administrative reassignment.

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Because of the Professional Standards Investigation, Mitchell said the department is "prohibited from speaking further on this particular case at this time."

The department referred requests for information to the FBI.

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