NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The warden at the Manhattan jail where Jeffrey Epstein died is being transferred.
Lamine N’Diaye will reportedly take a job at a low-security Fort Dix Federal Prison in New Jersey.READ MORE: NYPD: Man Shot Inside Union Square Subway Station
The move comes after Attorney General William Barr ordered the warden to desk duty in Pennsylvania.READ MORE: 'Squid Game' Halloween Costumes Banned By New York School District Due To Netflix Hit's 'Violent Message'
Officials say Epstein, who was a convicted pedophile and disgraced socialite, killed himself at the Metropolitan Correctional Center.MORE NEWS: Storm Watch: Officials Hoping To Avoid Repeat Of Ida With Preparations For Nor'easter
Officers allegedly failed to check on Epstein every half hour as required.