— Yahoo (@Yahoo) April 28, 2014
The Staten Island Republican was being booked on Monday at the New York FBI office in lower Manhattan. He was expected to be arraigned later.
Prosecutors didn’t immediately specify the exact charges he faces. Investigators have been examining his fundraising in a 2010 race and his involvement in a restaurant that was once fined for not carrying workers’ compensation insurance.
Notice anything? Here are a few more hints:
REPUBLICAN CONGRESSMAN MICHAEL GRIMM HAS TURNED HIMSELF INTO THE FBI http://t.co/u1WA8bH7ie
— Political Line (@PoIiticalLine) April 28, 2014
Rep. Michael Grimm, R-NY, is in federal custody, following a two-year FBI investigation over illegal contributions to his campaign.
— Sunny Hostin (@SunnyHostin) April 28, 2014
Rep. Michael Grimm, R-NY, has been taken into custody to face federal charges. http://t.co/ApY90ZGgVU
— WTOP (@WTOP) April 28, 2014
— Tim Smith (@tcsmith312) April 28, 2014
Hmm. This Twitter user nutshells it:
Notice the difference?
Rep. Michael Grimm, R-N.Y….
California state Sen. Leland Yee…— Hair (@SHannitysHair) April 28, 2014
Twitchy will continue to monitor this story and update with further developments.