Robert Mueller indicts Trump associate Roger Stone

By Kathryn Watson

/ CBS News

Trump praises Roger Stone

Former Trump associate Roger Stone has been arrested and indicted by a federal grand jury, the special counsel's office announced Friday morning.

The indictment, unsealed Friday, includes seven counts: one count of obstruction of an official proceeding, five counts of false statements, and one count of witness tampering, according to the special counsel's office. Stone is expected to appear in federal court in Florida Friday.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

First published on January 25, 2019

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Kathryn Watson

Kathryn Watson is a politics reporter for CBS News Digital.

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