Did You Know? Obama Appointee Arrested, Charged With Bribery, Money Laundering, And Wire Fraud By FBI


Law enforcement officers search the D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer.

WASHINGTON – An employee of the D.C. Office of the Chief Technology Officer and a private contractor were charged with corruption Thursday after an FBI raid at the former office of one of President Obamas appointees, Vivek Kundra.

Kundra is on leave from his White House job until further details of the case become known, a White House source tells the Associated Press.

Kundra has not been linked to Thursdays raid.

Yusuf Acar, 40, acting chief security officer of the D.C. Office of the CTO, was charged with bribery of a public official, money laundering, wire fraud and conflict of interest.

Acar was ordered held without bond until a hearing Tuesday.

Obama Appointee’s Bribery Affidavit

via Obama appointee on leave after FBI raid, arrests – wtop.com.