As Twitchy reported earlier, fake accounts for Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have been popping up on Twitter today.

CNN is reporting that the @J_tsar Twitter account belongs to Tsarnaev. One of Tsarnaev’s high school classmates told BuzzFeed that it is the suspect’s Twitter account.

He calls himself “Jahar” and his Twitter bio is just “Salam aleikum.”


1,099 tweets have been sent from the account and he follows 108 people.

This Twitter user is followed by the @J_tsar account and says the account is legit.

He calls himself “Dzhokhar” in one tweet:

The Twitterverse is busy digging into the tweets.

In response to this tweet about the Boston Marathon bombing …

He tweeted this:

The most recent activity on the account was a retweet of this tweet:

This was his most recent original tweet:

And these tweets were all sent after the Boston bombing:

A sampling of his other tweets:

Last May he tweeted, “saving lives brings me joy.”

He also appears to be a 9/11 truther.

Another tweet about Sept. 11:


Does suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev appear in these images tweeted from the account?


Via BroBible, the person in the photo that accompanies this tweet appears to be wearing Cambridge shorts.

In another tweet, he mentions Cambridge.

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.


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