Colonial BancGroup Inc. said Wednesday that it will delay filing its second-quarter financial results with the Securities and Exchange Commission because of a criminal probe into "accounting irregularities" in its warehouse lending division.

Separately, a meeting between Colonial and the Alabama State Banking Board planned for Wednesday was cancelled. The regulator was expected at the meeting to ask the Montgomery, Ala., company to consent to receivership by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., if deemed necessary.

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