Jeffrey Epstein’s former companion Ghislaine Maxwell was arrested Thursday morning by the FBI, ABC News reports.
The 58-year-old Maxwell is facing accusations from numerous women for her involvement in enabling, facilitating, and participating in their abuse.
Her charges and arrest come a year after the arrest of Epstein. The Southern District of New York continued to investigate the associates of Epstein after his suicide in the Metropolitan Correctional Center in lower Manhattan.
Maxwell is due in federal courts today and we will provide updates as they are available.