“This politically motivated investigation, I would submit to you is an outrage. It’s an abuse of power and a corruption of the criminal justice system. For months our office has been hounded and there’s been a torrent of Grand Jury leaks.”
The grand jury earlier had blasted the DA’s office for resistance and accused it of launching an investigation into the grand jurors — something Lykos denies.
The integrity of the DWI tests was called into question last year by a technician, but subsequently that equipment was found to be trustworthy. In its critical report, the grand jury says it found no evidence of a crime.