GROVELAND, Fla. - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is now investigating an incident involving Groveland Mayor James Gearhart.
In an email, the city's IT director claimed, "I just wanted to get this in writing that I was requested to use my computer skill knowledge after work to find and locate any incriminating data for the Mayor of Groveland James Gearhart."
The IT director's email went on to say he stayed away from the situation and is unaware of what, if any, incriminating data Gearhart may have been referring to.
Groveland wouldn't comment on the issue Wednesday.
And while former Mayor Mike Radzik said there is no love lost between him and
"I think it's a long time coming," he said. "And it's something that we need as a city to begin the healing process because of all the negativity."