News reports from Washtenaw County, Michigan suggest the FBI and Homeland Security arrested at least one member of the Hutaree Militia in a multiple location operation.
Updated: FBI raids in Washtenaw, Lenawee counties tied to Michigan militia group
Posted: Today, 2 hours ago
The FBI conducted raids Saturday night in Washtenaw County and Lenawee County in an investigation involving members of Hutaree, a Christian-oriented militia group based in Lenawee County, AnnArbor.com has learned.
The nature of those raids has not been made public. FBI Special Agent Jason Pack, who is based in Washington, D.C., said he did not know how many people were taken into custody. Gina Balaya, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Detroit, could not be reached for comment today.