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.
Cooler and drier air moves in today but the heat and humidity return for the second half of the holiday weekend.
A cold front came through last night meaning cooler, less humid air is moving in for Thursday. Mostly sunny skies and winds gusting to 25mph are also expected today. Friday starts off very cool and also features a pleasant afternoon.
The holiday weekend is looking warmer and unsettled. Shower and thunderstorm chances increaselate Sunday and Labor Day.