NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The controversy surrounding the apparent jail cell suicide of convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein has taken another turn.
Speaking with “60 Minutes” on CBS, a forensic pathologist who witnessed the autopsy of the 66-year-old says the disgraced financier’s death points to murder – not suicide.READ MORE: Driver Arrested After Car Slams Into Scaffolding On East Side
“There were fractures of the left, the right thyroid cartilage and the left hyoid bone,” Dr. Michael Baden told CBS.
“I have never seen three fractures like this in a suicidal hanging.”DMX Dies At Age 50 After Days On Life Support At White Plains Hospital
Two correction officers have been charged with falsifying prison records on the night Epstein died.
They city’s medical examiner ruled his death a suicide.MORE NEWS: Undocumented Workers In New York State Now Eligible For Pandemic Relief, $2.1 Billion In Aid Set Aside In State Budget