"You view it as an issue of principle that I need to commit to appoint a special counsel in a matter that I don't even know if it's being investigated," Mr. Rosenstein told him. "I view it as an issue of principle that ... I should not be promising to take action on a particular case."
"Deonte Carraway abused at least 12 child victims," U.S. Attorney for Maryland Rod J. Rosenstein said Monday after the hearing. "Fortunately, an alert relative checked a child's smartphone, found an inappropriate photo and called the police. That call may have prevented more children from being abused."