WASHINGTON — Former national security adviser Michael Flynn is scheduled to plead guilty to making false statements to the FBI.
A plea hearing is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. EST. The Justice Department announced Friday that the hearing will take place before U.S. District Judge Rudolph Contreras at a D.C. federal courthouse.
Court documents released Friday show Flynn has been charged with a single count of "
Prosecutors with the office of Special Counsel Robert Mueller say Flynn falsely stated to the FBI that he had not discussed sanctions with the then-Russian ambassador to the United States.
Flynn is the fourth person charged in connection with Mueller's investigation.
The Associated Press