According to the Morning Call, the charges were filed today, but are currently sealed. They will be released Wednesday morning.
The FBI has been investigating the city of Allentown’s government for over a year. The FBI raided Allentown City Hall on July 2nd, 2015.
So far in the case, nine people have plead guilty to corruption charges, including Pawlowski’s former campaign manager, and several high ranking officials in the city’s government. Pawlowski is the highest ranking person to be indicted.
The probe was investigating rumors of promises for contracting work in exchange for campaign donations.
Pawlowski is currently seeking re-election, after defeating six Democrats in the primary.