Family of murdered DNC staffer Seth Rich threaten private investigator with legal action after he claimed the 27-year-old ‘had WikiLeaks links’ only to recant his comments a day later


  • Seth Rich was gunned down in Washington DC as he walked home from a bar 
  • DC police claimed the DNC data analyst, 27, was killed in a ‘botched robbery’ 
  • Rod Wheeler claims to have evidence Mr Rich was in contact with WikiLeaks 
  • The next day, Wheeler said the report was inaccurate and recanted his story 
  • But Rich’s family attorney sent Wheeler a cease and desist letter on Friday 
  • They complained the PI was only supposed to speak with their authorization
  • Wheeler’s services were offered to the family and paid for by Ed Butowsky

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