Sex offender and former financier Jeffrey Epstein died on August 10, 2019. Days before that, he attempted suicide in the jail cell where he was held on federal sex trafficking charges. Now, new records show what happened in between his suicide attempt and death.
The New York Times reported on the new documents from the Federal Bureau of Prisons, which showed Epstein claimed he was living a “wonderful life” and had no plans or thoughts about suicide. He was placed on suicide watch anyway, though it appears that watch wasn’t sufficient enough to prevent him from committing suicide.
“I have no interest in killing myself,” Epstein told a jailhouse psychologist, according to the documents. He told this psychologies he was a “coward” who didn’t like pain and