Jeffrey Epstein (b. January 20, 1953) was a pedophile and human trafficker. He had connections to many politicians, businesspeople, and other celebrities. In 2008, he was sentenced to 18 months in prison for prostitution and child prostitution, serving 13 months of the sentence. He was arrested again in 2019 and was reported by the U.S. Department of Justice and the mainstream media to have committed suicide in jail on August 10, 2019.
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- Winter, Tom; Dienst, Jonathan; McCausland, Phil (August 10, 2019). "Jeffrey Epstein, accused sex trafficker, is dead by apparent suicide, found in his Manhattan jail cell". NBC News. Retrieved 2019-08-20.