April 19, 2013 – Boston police identify the bombers as Tamerlan Tsarnaev and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, brothers fromCambridge, Massachusetts. They are of Chechen origin and legally immigrated to the United States.
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What happened to the Boston Marathon bombers?
The Boston Marathon bombing perpetrated by the Tsarnaev brothers had occurred four days earlier, and the pursuit, gun battles, and standoff which resulted in the death of Tamerlan and capture of Dzhokhar took place on 18-19 April.
Who is Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev?
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, along with his brother Tamerlan, is responsible for the Boston Marathon bombings of April 15, 2013, killing three people and injuring hundreds. Who Is Dzhokhar Tsarnaev?
What happened at the Boston Marathon in 2013?
Boston Marathon bombing of 2013, terrorist attack that took place a short distance from the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. A pair of homemade bombs detonated in the crowd watching the race, killing 3 people and injuring more than 260. Significant sites related to the Boston Marathon bombing of 2013.
What happened to the manhunt for the Boston bombing suspects?
The manhunt portion of the Boston bombing case came to an end last week in dramatic fashion. Only three days after two explosives detonated by the Boston Marathon finish line, police had picked the suspected bombers out of the crowd of spectators, later identifying them as brothers Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev.