Whistleblower Reveals His Identity

A man makes his identity known after admitting he's the federal whistleblower, involved in the FBI investigation at the Fayette County Jail.

The man is John Vest, an officer at the Fayette County Jail.

Vest made a statement today, saying he could not comment on any specifics to the case.

But we do know that Vest has requested a leave with pay, because he is concerned for his work safety.

We'll bring you the latest information in this case on 27 NEWSFIRST @ five.