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2 Jailers Charged In Jeffrey Epstein Suicide


Added 11-19-19 12:26:02pm EST - “The Federal Bureau of Prisons employees allegedly fell asleep when they were supposed to be guarding the billionaire pedophile.” - Huffpost.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Huffpost.com: “2 Jailers Charged In Jeffrey Epstein Suicide”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Two corrections officers who were supposed to be guarding the billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein when he killed himself in his New York City jail cell have been charged with conspiracy and falsifying records.

Toval Noel and Michael Thomas were accused of failing to perform checks on Epstein every half hour, as required, and of fabricating log entries to show that they had, according to a grand jury indictment.

Epstein was being held in his Metropolitan Correctional Center cell as he awaited trial on federal sex trafficking charges. Instead of watching Epstein, both men allegedly browsed the internet, sat at their desks and moved around the unit’s common area for “substantial portions of their shifts,” the indictment said.

An earlier report by The New York Times, citing law enforcement and prison officials, also accused the men of falling asleep.

The officers turned down a plea deal that would have required them to admit that they falsified the prison records, The Associated Press reported last week.

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