Prince Andrew, Duke of York
A 2015 email exchange shows Jeffrey Epstein assuring Maxwell that she had done "nothing wrong."
The president was asked about the British socialite during a press conference, saying that he's met her "numerous times over the years" and wishes "her well, frankly."
A U.S. attorney said she would "welcome" talks with the queen's son, the Duke of York, following the arrest of Ghislaine Maxwell.
U.S. attorney Geoffrey S. Berman, issued a statement saying the prince had tried to "falsely portray himself to the public as eager and willing to cooperate."
U.S. investigators want to interview the royal about his friendship with Epstein.
The Duke of York has declined to cooperate, U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman said Monday.
He also let one woman wave from the balcony of Buckingham Palace, the Daily Beast reported Monday.
The FBI wants to hear from the Duke of York over his ties to the late sex offender Jeffrey Epstein and a related rape allegation.
The Duke of York had claimed to be withdrawing from royal life over his ties to the late sex trafficker and a rape allegation.
The Duke of York relayed a message from Queen Elizabeth II at a private engagement alongside his family.