Fennell receives court date for indictment after FBI investigation

Left: Fennell Right: Shahadey
Left: Fennell Right: Shahadey

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WTHI) – A court date is set for one of the men involved in an FBI investigation into the Vigo County School Corporation.

News 10 has learned when Franklin Fennell will appear in federal court for his initial appearance for his indictment.

He will appear on January 4th at 1:30 P.M. in Indianapolis.

Fennell handled facilities for the school corporation.

His role would be to order work for the tree trimming business.

The owner would send an inflated invoice that Fennell made sure was paid.

Then, the owner would give the difference back to Frank Shahdey and Fennell to split.