Former Florida governor candidate facing federal indictment | apartment

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Andrew Gillum, the 2018 Democratic nominee for Florida governor, is facing 21 federal indictments in connection with a plan to raise funds and channel a portion of it back to him through third parties, the U.S. Prosecutor’s Office on Wednesday with .

Gillum, 42, and co-defendant Janet Lettman-Hicks, 53, face 19 counts of wire fraud. Gillum is also accused of providing false information to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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