Avenatti was arrested in Manhattan and also accused with wire and bank fraud charges in Los Angeles.
On March 23, 2019, Columbus, Ohio authorities recovered the body of Amber Evans from the Scioto River. She was last seen January 28, 2019.
Richman's death comes just over a week after Parkland shooting survivor Sydney Aiello killed herself and a second student from the school died in an apparent suicide.
Although the special counsel's probe found no proof of Russian collusion with the Trump campaign, it did conclude that there was interference in the 2016 election.
Belinda Hernandez, an elementary school librarian, was found shot dead in a Pearland, Texas, home Saturday.