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An ex-girlfriend of Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) entered the Orlando courthouse Wednesday to testify during a federal grand jury investigation into a firebrand congressional, NBC News reported, an alleged child sex trafficking link involving Gaetz. The investigation drew renewed attention. Months with very little movement – although Getz has denied all allegations against him.

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reporter for CNN And NBC Gaetz’s ex-girlfriend and her attorney Tim Jensen were seen entering a federal courtroom in Orlando on Wednesday, and NBC says she testified before a grand jury (grand juries usually meet in secret, and is tasked with deciding whether there is sufficient evidence for prosecutors to bring criminal charges against a person).

The Getz investigation includes possible sex trafficking of a minor, obstruction of justice and violation of anti-prostitution laws, unnamed legal sources told NBC.

CNN reported last year that the ex-girlfriend — who has known Getz since mid-2017 — would cooperate with prosecutors, and that she Allegedly traveled A trip to the Bahamas in 2018 with Congressman and other women, which is attracted investigators interest,

The Justice Department has not charged Getz with a crime or publicly charged him with one, and news on the federal investigation has slowed since last spring.

DOJ declined to comment Businesshala, and Jensen confirmed she is in Orlando with a client, but did not provide any further details (Getz’s office did not immediately respond to a request for comment).

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