Search warrants reveal new and damaging information about the
investigation into Knoxville-based Pilot Flying J, including the fact
that top executives like C.E.O. Jimmy Haslam knew about the alleged
scheme to defraud commercial customers.
Around 7:00 am on Thursday, agents with the U.S. Department of
Agriculture, Blount County Sheriff's Department, and the Blount County
Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals showed up to serve a search
warrant at the property of horse trainer Larry Wheelon on Tuckaleechee
Pike near Maryville.