WASHIGTON -Donald Trump has said he plans to turn himself in on Thursday to a court in the state of Georgia to face charges of election interference.
A judge in Atlanta who is overseeing the former president’s case has set bail at $200,000 (£157,000).
The agreement says Mr Trump can remain free pending trial so long as he does not attempt to threaten or intimidate witnesses. Mr Trump denies 13 charges, including racketeering and false statements. He and the 18 others accused in this case had previously been given until noon on Friday to appear at Fulton County Jail for processing. The county sheriff has said they will all be treated like any other defendants, which could mean Mr Trump is fingerprinted and has his mugshot taken. Before he announced on social media that he would surrender on Thursday, a court filing was released that set out the terms of his bond agreement.
“The defendant shall perform no act to intimidate any person known to him or her to be a co-defendant or witness in this case or to otherwise obstruct the administration of justice,” it said. “The above shall include, but are not limited to, posts on social media or reposts of posts made by another individual on social media,” the order adds. It was signed by Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis, who is overseeing the case, and lawyers for Mr Trump.