Federal investigation at home on State Road in Whately

Franklin County

WHATELY, Mass. (WWLP) – Local and federal authorities spent hours investigating a home in Whately on Tuesday. 

Whately Police Sgt. Donald Bates confirmed with 22News that federal investigators had been looking into a home on State Road from the early morning hours into the evening.

All questions were referred to the U.S. District Attorney’s Office. Sgt. Bates said the Northwestern District Attorney’s Office will be issuing a statement on Wednesday. 

According to Northwestern District Attorney’s Office spokeswoman Mary Carey, the Northwestern District Attorney’s Anti-Crime Task Force and local police agencies assisted the United States Food and Drug Administration Office of Criminal Investigations, Drug Enforcement Administration and US Postal Inspection Service in the execution of search warrants at addresses in Whately, Deerfield, and Greenfield, Tuesday.

This story is developing. 22News will bring you updates as more details become available. 

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