US Politics

Trump turns himself in and posts historic mugshot on social media

The former president faced arrest if he did not surrender to a county jail in Georgia on charges relating to the 2020 election

Donald Trump is now the first former US president to have a mugshot

Donald Trump has turned himself in at the Fulton County Jail in Atlanta to face charges that he conspired to overturn the result of the 2020 presidential election.

This marks the fourth time the former president has been processed as a criminal defendant this year.

He faced arrest along with 18 other alleged co-conspirators after an order by Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis. Trump previously agreed to a $200,000 bond. His arraignment is expected ...