Affidavits filed in connection with Jay Scott petition

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DECATUR - In an update to a developing story WAND News has been following, additional affidavits have been filed in connection with a petition to have a special prosecutor investigate Macon County State's Attorney Jay Scott.

The affidavits contain statements from two former employees who worked at the Macon County State's Attorney's Office.  The affidavits allege misconduct related to inappropriate use of items owned by the county, alleged issues with overtime pay and other alleged problems relating to signatures being obtained on a General Primary Petition filed by Jay Scott.

The petition for a special prosecutor to investigate Jay Scott was filed in September 2016

We will provide more information as it becomes available.  The affidavits may be viewed below:

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