MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – More than a half dozen chiropractic offices in the Twin Cities were raided by the FBI Tuesday afternoon.
Federal investigators confirm that six to ten locations were searched by the FBI and that the officers were involved in coordinated operations.READ MORE: Crews Battle Fire In Northeast Minneapolis
They were not able to give more details because the search warrants are sealed.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: High Temps Could Reach 90 Degrees Sunday
WCCO spoke with the Insurance Federation of Minnesota. The Vice President of Public Affairs Mark Kulda said he believes the FBI raids are a direct result of a number of insurance fraud complaints that they have sent to the Department of Commerce fraud bureau over the last ten years.MORE NEWS: Minnesota Weather: 1 Dead, NWS Confirms 3 Tornadoes Touched Down Across MN
He said insurance company investigators have turned over information about chiropractors charging for services that were not performed.