THE WORD | FBI Announces First African-American Head Of Chicago Field Office

According to ABC7 Chicago’s I-Team a native Chicagoan will soon return home to run the FBI office here.

The new FBI Chicago Division special agent in charge will be Emmerson Buie Jr., currently in charge of a field office in El Paso Texas. The 54-year-old Buie will be Chicago's first black FBI boss! See the official statement from the FBI below.