WilCo Sheriff's Office and FBI dig in Georgetown field as part of past criminal investigation

Williamson County officials and the FBI were digging in a Georgetown field earlier Monday. 

Officials are digging in a field located alongside SH 130 and Hwy 971.  

According to investigators they received a tip related to a past criminal case.  Sheriff Robert Chody tweeted that the activity is a joint investigation of a past criminal case, and that the public is not in danger.

WilCo would not comment further on the investigation.