President Donald Trump’s former political strategist, Steve Bannon and three other men are arrested.
Bannon was reportedly arrested on Wednesday night for his role in a web fundraising scheme, News Nigeria learnt.
The NBC reports that Bannon was charged with fraud by a Manhattan attorney for defrauding people of many dollars.
According to a press release by acting US Attorney, Audrey Strauss, Bannon was said to possess capitalized on donors’ interest in building a border wall to boost many dollars later channelled to fund the “lavish lifestyle” of “We Build The Wall” founder and public face Brian Kolfage.
Bannon will make his initial court appearance in ny later Thursday, consistent with the US attorney’s office.
Bannon, Kolfage, Andrew Badolato and Timothy Shea are charged with one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and one count of conspiracy to commit concealment .