Articles about former State Representative and now McHenry County Board Chairman have spread far and wide.
The latest to be found was in U.S. News and World Report:
Here’s part of the text:
Police justified the search warrant, executed Wednesday, by saying “probable cause exists for the crimes of criminal sexual abuse, criminal sexual assault, official misconduct, stalking and aggravated battery,” the Chicago Sun-Times reported. It sought personnel files that contain information related to the allegations against Franks, who hasn’t been charged and denies any wrongdoing…
“In April of 2019, I received correspondence from the speaker’s office, which I quickly responded to with a full denial,” Franks told the Sun-Times. “Since then, I’ve heard nothing from the speaker’s office about the matter, and I know nothing about a search warrant. I haven’t been contacted about anyone about any matter, other than that letter nine months ago.”