Bill Barr says he is 'appalled' to learn of the death of  Epstein — and no one on the internet is buying it
Attorney General William Barr. (Shane T. McCoy / US Marshals)

On Saturday, following the apparent suicide death of financier and accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein in a federal facility in Manhattan, Attorney General William Barr issued a statement that he was 'appalled' by the turn of events:

But few people on Twitter seemed to believe his outrage was sincere, with many questioning his motives: