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Anthony Weiner Under Federal, NYPD Investigation After Allegedly Sexting With Minor

Disgraced former congressman Anthony Weiner is underneath sovereign and internal review for allegedly enchanting in a passionate attribute with an underage girl, CNNABC and CBS reported.

A law coercion source reliable a reports to The Huffington Post Thursday.

According to CNN, a bureau of U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara has subpoenaed a New York Democrat’s phone records. The FBI and New York Police Department are also reportedly questioning a charges. 

A orator for a NYPD reliable that Weiner was being investigated, though did not criticism on a charges. The U.S. Attorney’s bureau declined to comment.

The news of a investigations came one day after a Daily Mail published a story accusing Weiner of exchanging categorically passionate texts messages with a 15-year-old girl. Weiner has concurred texting with a girl but claimed on Wednesday that he was “the theme of a hoax.”

Weiner resigned from Congress in 2011 after he was held promulgation intimately pithy photos to women on amicable media. He afterwards attempted to revitalise his domestic career by using for mayor of New York City in 2013. In a midst of his campaign, it was suggested a former congressman took partial in another sexting liaison the prior year. Weiner mislaid a Democratic primary to Bill de Blasio, who was eventually inaugurated that November.

In August, a New York Post reported that Weiner had again sent pithy messages to a woman, including an picture where he acted subsequent to his 4-year-old son.

It seemed to a be a final straw for Weiner’s mother of 6 years, Huma Abedin, a longtime Hillary Clinton aide. Abedin announced her separation from Weiner only hours after a Post’s story published. 

Ryan J. Reilly contributed reporting.

Article source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2016/09/22/anthony-weiner-investigation_n_12142662.html?utm_hp_ref=new-york&ir=New+York