Epstein had bone broken in his neck that is consistent with strangulation. Questions deepen around his death


His hyoid bone was broken.

more common in victims of homocide by strangulation, the experts said.

Not unknown in hanging deaths, especially when the victim is “older.” The article does not say, but ossification of the hyoid, which makes it easier to break, seems to occur between the ages of 40 and 60. Epstein was 66.

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