FBI to detail organized raids in news conference

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - FBI officials will hold a news conference on Wednesday to announce more details about Tuesday's organized raids.

FOX6 News was in east Birmingham on Tuesday as the FBI raided a house and collected evidence. Neighbors say about 20 FBI agents started taking boxes and bags of evidence out of the house early Tuesday morning.

People who live nearby say they were surprised to see agents at work in their neighborhood.

At the same time, the agency was conducting similar raids in Etowah County and Madison County.

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