By Matt Christopherson

(CBS Detroit) – The FBI confirms its raid on Detroit City Hall and the homes of two council members are part of a larger corruption investigation in the city.

We’re also getting an inside look at those raids as agents gathered multiple boxes of evidence yesterday.

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The agency also targeted the home of council members Janay Ayers and Scott Benson.

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special agent Tim waters, who works at the FBI Detroit field office, says, “The citizens of Detroit have a right to a city government that is free from corruption.”

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Matt Christopherson