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: No Mask Mandate In NYC Though De Blasio 'Strongly Recommends' Wearing Them
The move comes after Attorney General William Barr ordered the warden to desk duty in Pennsylvania.READ MORE: Funeral Held For Legendary Rapper Biz Markie
Officials say Epstein, who was a convicted pedophile and disgraced socialite, killed himself at the Metropolitan Correctional Center.MORE NEWS: Car Smashes Into Newly Opened Horseman Deli In Sleepy Hollow
Officers allegedly failed to check on Epstein every half hour as required.