Accused Sex Trafficker Jeffrey Epstein Dies by Suicide in Prison Cell.
NBC News reports that
the wealthy financier and
convicted sex offender hung himself
in a New York City prison cell.
Epstein, 66, was awaiting charges
of conspiracy and sex trafficking,
which he plead not guilty.
The billionaire was accused of paying girls as young as 14 to have sex with him at his homes in New York and Florida between 2002 and 2005.
A new cache of documents had been released on Friday that provided new disturbing details.
and how his network of associates recruited underage girls. .
Epstein was well known in the political world, with connections to both President Trump and Bill Clinton. .