Two Jail Workers Charged in Connection to Jeffrey Epstein’s Death.
According to a recent report by the ‘New York Times,’ two federal workers are expected to be arrested and charged for their part in Jeffrey Epstein’s suicide.
The Bureau of Prisons employees who were responsible for monitoring Epstein on the day of his death, Aug.
10, reportedly failed to perform the proper safety checks.
Epstein, who was awaiting trial on sex-trafficking charges, was being held in a highly monitored section of the Metropolitan Correctional Center.
Rather than check on Epstein every half-hour as they were instructed, the two unidentified men fell asleep for hours.
They then attempted to falsify records in order to cover up their indiscretion.
According to the Associated Press, both corrections officers were initially offered plea deals but chose to turn them down.
They will now reportedly appear in the United States District Court in Manhattan on Nov.
19 to face their charges.