Police sources tell FOX 29 News a veteran Philadelphia narcotics officer has been taken into custody by the FBI and police in connection with a long-term undercover investigation.
FBI agents and police raided the officers home early Wednesday morning.
This is the result of a internal affairs and FBI joint investigation.
Sources say police have wire taps and undercover videotape. The allegations are that the officer was ripping off suspected drug dealers.
The officer is expected in federal court Wednesday afternoon, FOX 29's Dave Scratwieser reports..
We will have more on this developing story on MyFOXPhilly.com and the FOX 29 News at 5, 6 and 10.
Rain at times expected tonight, Friday, and early Saturday. Another fall-like blast of cool weather to follow for the weekend.
Expect unsettled weather through Saturday morning as waves of showers and thunderstorms move through the area. Some of the storms may bring heavy downpours late tonight and again Friday afternoon.
Friday is still humid but by Saturday much cooler air moves in making it feel more like fall. Sunday is nice with a cool breeze and unseasonably low temperatures which last though early next week.