A MAN CHARGED WITH MORE THAN SIXTY COUNTS OF SEXUALLY ABUSING AND BLACKMAILING TEENAGE BOYS, KILLED HIMSELF, WHILE ALONE IN HIS SALT LAKE COUNTY JAIL CELL.

AUTHORITIES SAY VICTOR RAX, 42, WAS FOUND, UNRESPONSIVE, DURING A ROUTINE CELL CHECK, MONDAY NIGHT.

HE WAS ACCUSED OF OPERATING A LARGE-SCALE DRUG AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING RING.

TWO MONTHS AGO, THE "UTAH SECURE STRIKE FORCE" ARRESTED RAX, FOLLOWING MONTHS OF SURVEILLANCE... AND AFTER INTERVIEWING SEVERAL ACCUSERS.

HE WAS FACING THE POSSIBLITY OF LIFE IN PRISON, AFTER AT LEAST 15 ALLEGED TEENAGE VICTIMS REPORTED BEING ABUSED.