Mult-millionaire and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, who was recently charged with federal sex crimes, was found dead in his cell.
Financier Jeffrey Epstein has died. He was found unresponsive in a New York City jail cell while facing charges for sex trafficking. CBS News legal analyst Rikki Klieman joined CBSN to discuss. The FBI and Department of Justice have opened an investigation into the apparent suicide of Jeffrey Epstein in his New York jail cell. CBS News legal analyst Rikki Klieman joined CBSN AM to discuss the fallout and what this means for his accusers and possible co-conspirators. Accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein has reportedly committed suicide while behind bars in New York City. The FBI and Department of Justice's inspector general are opening investigations surrounding the circumstances of Jeffrey Epstein's death by apparent suicide in his Manhattan jail cell. Epstein, accused of sex trafficking, had been recently taken off suicide watch. NBC News' Tom Winter reports.