FBI agents seized documents and computer files April 19 from the office of Prince George's County, Md., schools chief Andre Hornsby as part of an investigation into his dealings with education vendors.
The seizure came after an inquiry launched last fall into Hornsby's vendor dealings, including his purchase of $1 million in software from a company that employed his live-in girlfriend as a saleswoman. The agents' action, taken while Hornsby was out of town, caught school officials off guard.
"For me, this was a surprise. They never contacted me, and I never knew what