Richard Pinedo enters in plea deal with special counsel Mueller’s Russia probe



  1. California man pleads guilty in special counsel Mueller’s Russia probe  

    PBS.org has reported that a California man, Richard Pinedo of Santa Paula, has pleaded guilty to unwittingly selling bank accounts to Russians meddling in the U.S. elections.

    Earlier in February Pinedo pleaded guilty in a plea deal to using stolen identities to set up bank accounts that were then used by the Russians. A Justice Department spokeswoman said Pinedo did not know at the time he was dealing with Russians.

    PBS NewsHour

  2. Read: Robert Mueller also reached a plea deal with a California man in Russia probe  Vox
  3. Who Is Richard Pinedo, Who Pleaded Guilty in Mueller’s Trump-Russia Probe?  Newsweek
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