AP Source: Jeffrey Epstein Found Injured in NYC Jail Cell

Epstein was treated and remains in custody at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in New York City.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein was found injured on the floor of his cell early this week in the federal jail where he is awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges, a person familiar with the episode told The Associated Press. It wasn’t clear whether bruising on the 66-year-old’s neck was self-inflicted or from an assault, said the person, who wasn’t authorized to discuss the case and spoke on condition of anonymity. Epstein…

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