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FBI raids Atlantic City mayor’s home; mayor not commenting

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The FBI executed a search warrant at the home of Atlantic City Mayor Frank Gilliam Jr.

FBI and IRS agents were see going in and out of the home Monday. A spokesperson for the FBI declined to comment further about the investigation.

Gilliam did not respond to shouted questions from reporters as he got into his vehicle and drove away.

RELATED: Prosecutor: Atlantic City mayor, councilman, 3 others involved in ‘incident’

Gilliam and several others were recently involved in an early morning fight outside an Atlantic City casino, but local prosecutors announced last week they wouldn't file criminal charges.

In April, a judge threw out a criminal complaint against Gilliam over the alleged theft of a $10,000 check from the Atlantic City Democratic Committee.

Gilliam took office earlier this year.

The Associated Press wire services contributed to this report.

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