JACKSON, MS (WLOX) - A letter from State Senator Brice Wiggins is the latest development in a controversial road project in Jackson, Mississippi.
Wiggins wrote to Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood, stating his belief that Hood is "overstepping in an investigation into the project."
Hood began looking into a road project in Flowood amid questions about whether Leiutenant Governor Tate Reeves used political influence in the project.
In this letter, Wiggins says while he supports investigation into possible public corruption, he wants to protect the relationships he has with constituents. Wiggins stated:
Read Senator Wiggins' full letter to Attorney General Hood below.