nydailynews.com nydailynews.com 21 Dec, 2020 05:00 am

Probe of leaked Weinstein photo at Rikers focuses on DOC commissioner’s inner circle: sources

Probe of leaked Weinstein photo at Rikers focuses on DOC commissioner’s inner circle: sources
The Department of Investigation’s probe into who provided WPIX with a photo of the perv producer eating breakfast alone in jail before being sentenced to 23 years in prison has sparked suspicions among employees at Department of Correction headquarters, sources say.

Investigators now consider an assistant deputy warden working at DOC headquarters the prime suspect, a source familiar with the probe tells The News.The News is not naming the driver or assistant deputy warden because neither has been publicly accused by authorities.Neither Brann’s driver or the assistant deputy warden did the deed, he said.The Department of Investigation’s probe into who provided WPIX with a photo of the perv producer eating breakfast alone in jail before being sentenced to 23 years in prison has sparked suspicions among employees at Department of Correction headquarters, sources say.

Department of Correction Commissioner Cynthia Brann.The Department of Correction took steps in recent years to address rampant leaks of videos of violent incidents, inmates’ mugshots and other images.

Read full story at nydailynews.com