CNN’s Chris Cuomo reported Tuesday evening that New York Attorney General Letitia James will join the Manhattan District Attorney’s investigation into the Trump Organization.
The news came from the AG’s office noting that D.A. Cyrus Vance Jr.’s investigation into the Trump business
“We have informed the Trump Organization that our investigation into the org is not purely civil in nature. We are actively investigating the Trump Org. in a criminal capacity along with the Manhattan DA.”
Breaking News: The New York attorney general is joining the Manhattan DA’s criminal investigation of the Trump Organization in addition to an ongoing civil probe.
— Cuomo Prime Time (@CuomoPrimeTime) May 19, 2021
It’s unclear how long the investigation has been a criminal one.
According to Cuomo, it “sounds like bad news for the Trump Organization.”
Breaking: The New York Attorney General's office has confirmed to @MSNBC that its investigation of the Trump Organization "is no longer purely civil in nature. We are now actively investigating the Trump Organization in a criminal capacity."
— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) May 19, 2021