President Trump's personal assistant, John McEntee, was sacked Monday, because he is now under investigation by the Department of Homeland Security for financial crimes, CBS News' Jacqueline Alemany confirmed Tuesday.
The charges are not related to the President, the source said.
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McEntee escorted from the White House on Monday, three sources with knowledge of the matter told CNN.
McEntee, though, will continue to work for Trump. McEntee was escorted from the White House on Monday after he was sacked over security concerns, two sources familiar with the matter told the Journal.
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White House press secretary Sarah Sanders declined to comment saying, "We don't comment on personnel issues".
White House personal aide to the President John McEntee (L) and White House Director of Social Media Dan Scavino leave the White House with U.S. President Donald Trump November 29, 2017 in Washington, DC. The role meant McEntee was almost constantly at the President's side. Not long after his reported ousting, Trump's reelection campaign manager, Brad Parscale, announced that McEntee had been hired to join the president's 2020 team.
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Trump's Twitter announcement came only a few hours after Tillerson landed in Washington after the trip, which had been cut short. McEntee was escorted out of the White House after he was sacked , reportedly for over an unspecified security issue.
The Wall Street Journal first reported the news of his exit. His 2020 re-election campaign said Tuesday McEntee will serve as senior adviser to the campaign. CNN added more specifically that McEntee is "currently under investigation by the Department of Homeland Security for serious financial crimes".