Federal prosecutors in Manhattan have charged two corrections officers with falsifying records on the night Jeffrey Epstein died in U.S. custody, while he awaited trial on sex trafficking charges.
Guards Tova Noel and Michael Thomas were accused in a 20-page indictment of preparing records to make it appear as though they were conducting mandatory counts of prisoners in the special housing unit of Manhattan’s Metropolitan Correctional Center, when in fact they had not, according to the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York.
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