New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday questioned the details surrounding the death of billionaire financier and convict Jeffrey Epstein, saying, “Something doesn’t fit here.”
“It just doesn’t make sense that the highest-profile prisoner in America, you know, someone forgot to guard him,” de Blasio told reporters, one day after Michael Baden, a forensic pathologist hired by Epstein’s brother to look into his death, said that there was “evidence here of homicide” .
“I want to understand, I think everyone wants to understand, what really happened,” he added. “I just don’t know what the nature of the death was. I just know it should never have happened, and we still don’t have good answers.”
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