Medical Details About Jeffrey Epstein’s Death Posted On 4Chan Before It Became Public
The news of Jeffrey Epstein's death was leaked on the internet over half an hour before ABC News reported it.
According to Gizmodo, alleged details of Epstein's death appeared on the anonymous message board 4Chan at 8:16 am.
“dont ask me how I know, but Epstein died an hour ago from hanging, cardiac arrest.
The post was initially met with skepticism on the site, which hosts subsections known for its affiliations with Trump.
A statement by the Federal Bureau of Prisons says Epstein was found unresponsive in his cell at 6:30 a.m.
The convicted sex offender and accused human trafficker was pronounced dead at a hospital sometime later that morning.
ABC News reporter Aaron Katersky first tweeted about Epstein’s death at 8:54 a.m.on Saturday morning.
An investigation into the identity of the anonymous poster has been initiated and coroner's report details are pending.