Zimbabwe arrests ex-U.S. lawmaker

Posted: February 19, 2014 at 5:14 a.m.

Former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds, seen in this Nov. 28, 2012, fi le photo, was arrested on Monday regarding possession of pornographic material and violation of immigration laws, a Zimbabwean official said.

Former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds, who lost his seat in Congress almost two decades ago after being convicted of statutory rape, was arrested in Zimbabwe and accused of possessing pornography and an immigration offense.

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