Federal agents raid Woburn photonics company

A team of federal agents is at a Woburn manufacturing company searching the premises in an apparent investigation, officials said.

A spokesman for the US attorney’s office would only say that federal officials are on scene at a Woburn company and that there is no threat to public safety.

But The Boston Globe has learned through a federal official who could not speak publicly that the company is Agiltron, located on Presidential Way. The company manufactures photonic components and systems, and employs more than 100 people.

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The company describes itself on its website as a provider of industry-leading “optical communication and sensing solutions.”

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