Lisa King
The Asian Buffet, located on Howard Drive in Shelbyville is involved in a federal investigation but officials are declining comment about the nature of the investigation.
Local restaurant part of federal investigation

State and federal law enforcement agencies are conducting an investigation into at least three Asian restaurants throughout the state, including Asian Buffet at 89 Howard Drive in Shelbyville.

Terry Sebastian, communications director for the Kentucky Attorney General’s office, said “It was a joint investigation at several locations.”

The other two restaurants are Jumbo Buffet in LaGrange and the Asian Buffet in Frankfort.