Chuck Ross, DCNF
Roger Stone, a longtime confidant of President Trump, was indicted Friday morning on charges in the special counsel’s investigation.
Prosecutors charged Stone with seven counts, including five for false statements, one for witness tampering, and one for obstruction of justice.
Special Counsel's office: Trump associate Roger Stone arrested this morning in Florida. Indicted on seven counts by DC grand jury yesterday: pic.twitter.com/aSWCs28hJH
— Byron York (@ByronYork) January 25, 2019
He will appear in federal court Friday morning for his first hearing.