F.B.I Arrested Roger Stone Another under spectacular move counsel earlier this morning!

Indeed, earlier this morning Roger Stone, President Donald consigliere, apprehended Friday morning in F.B.I raid at Roger Stone residence. Under of the counsel’s investigation and charged with lying to Congress and obstructing the probe.

Nevertheless, sum of seven-count against Stone according to the document. However, Roger Stone -proclaimed “dirty trickster,” becomes the first criminal case counsel for 201.

Meanwhile, the Roger Stone document provides pleiad details to date to demonstrate campaign acquaintances durant summer of 2016 were belligerently seeking to politically benefit the release of hacked pieces of impairing to former Secretary Hillary Clinton’s campaign.

Nonetheless, It indicates that some non-revealed senior campaign appointees contacted Stone and asked him when stolen emails relating to Clinton might be disclosed. But, it’s important to notice the does not Stone with conspiring with WikiLeaks so far. Whenever, the anti-secrecy that published the emails, after the Russian officers Mueller says hacked .


Alternatively, the special counsel’s office accuses him of witness tampering, obstruction and false statements concerning his interactions related to WikiLeaks’ release. Some of those false statements were made to the House intelligence committee, according to the indictment file case document.

Remember that a CNN aired video of the raid at Stone’s Fort Lauderdale home, showing agents in body armor using large weapons and night-vision equipment, running up to the home and banging repeatedly on the door.

open the door!” one shouts. “, warrant!” Stone be seen in the doorway in his sleepwear before he led away. He expected to in court later Friday.

Stone the sixth Trump aide charged in Mueller’s investigation into potential between Russia and the Trump campaign and the 34th person overall. The investigation has bare multiple contacts between Trump associates and Russia during the campaign and transition period and by several to conceal those communications.

for his political antics and hardball tactics, Stone has revealed in being a wheeler-dealer back to the Nixon administration. He has also pushed several theories and early and vocal supporter of Trump’s candidacy.

The case against Stone comes after Trump’s former national security adviser was castigated by a judge in open court and just before his ex-campaign was due in court on allegations that he had lied to Mueller’s prosecutors.

Stone was one of Trump’s earliest political advisers, encouraging his presidential runs. He briefly served on Trump’s 2016 campaign but was pushed out amid infighting with -campaign manager Corey Lewandowski. Stone continued communicating with Trump on occasion and stayed plugged into the circle of advisers and informal who worked with and Trump.

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, Trump’s secretary, told CNN Friday the charges brought against Stone “don’t anything to do with the president.”

According to the indictment, of those conversations involved WikiLeaks. The indictment lays out in detail Stone’s conversations about stolen Democratic emails posted by the group in the before Trump, a , Clinton.

Mueller’s office has said those emails, belonging to Clinton campaign John Podesta, were hacked by Russian intelligence officers.

The document says that by and July 2016, Stone had told senior Trump campaign officials that he had indicating that WikiLeaks had obtained documents that be damaging to Clinton’s campaign.

After July 22, 2016, WikiLeaks release of hacked emails from the Democratic National Committee, the indictment says a senior Trump campaign official “was directed” to contact Stone about additional releases and “what other damaging ” WikiLeaks had “regarding the Clinton campaign.” The indictment does not name the official or say who directed the outreach to Stone.

Another Trump campaign official cited in the indictment is , who later became Trump’s chief strategist in the . Bannon referred to as a “-ranking Trump Campaign official,” exchanged emails with Stone in October 2016 about WikiLeaks’ plans for releasing hacked material. The indictment quotes from those emails, which had previously been made by news outlets.

the indictment provides some new insight into the Trump campaign, it deals largely with what prosecutors say were Stone’s false statements about his conversations with conservative writer and theorist Jerome Corsi and New York host Randy Credico. Corsi is referred to as Person 1 in the indictment, and Credico as Person 2.

The indictment accuses Stone of carrying out a “prolonged effort” to keep Credico from contradicting his testimony before the House intelligence committee. During that effort, prosecutors note that Stone repeatedly told Credico to “do a ‘Frank Pentangeli,'” a reference to a character in “The Godfather: Part II” who lies before a congressional committee.

Stone is also accused of threatening Credico. The indictment cites several messages, some of which already been made , that Stone sent to Credico last year. On April , Stone called Credico a “rat” and a “stoolie” and accused him of backstabbing his . Stone also threatened to “take that dog away from you,” a reference to Credico’s dog, .

“I am so ready. Let’s get it on. Prepare to die (expletive),” Stone also wrote to Credico. The indictment had been expected. Stone has said for months he was to be charged, though he has denied any wrongdoing.

A grand jury for months had heard from witnesses connected to Stone. And the intelligence committee last year voted to release a transcript of Stone’s testimony to Mueller as a precursor to indictment