Warden at jail holding Ghislaine Maxwell charged with murder
The assistant guard of a federal prison in New York City where rapper R. Kelly and Jeffrey Epstein Associate Ghislaine Maxwell are held was arrested and charged on Monday in connection with the shooting of her husband.
Antonia Ashford, 44, of Jackson, New Jersey, who works at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn, was charged with murder and illegal gun possession after police found her husband dead in her home, according to local prosecutors.
Jackson Township Police Department officials responded to the call that a man was shot dead, Ocean County prosecutors said in a press release.
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The victim, 47-year-old Roderick Ashford, was found unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the face. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
This undated picture from the Ocean County, New Jersey District Attorney's Office shows Antonia Ashford. (Ocean County, New Jersey District Attorney via AP)
Antonia Ashford is being held at Ocean County Jail pending a hearing, prosecutors said. A hearing date was not immediately given from the prison records and no bail was given.
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Roderick Ashford also worked for the Federal Bureau of Prisons, according to Insider, and was a drug treatment specialist at the Federal Correctional Institution in Fort Dix, New Jersey.
The Washington Examiner contacted the Metropolitan Detention Center for comment.
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