Quantcast

Jewish Journal

JewishJournal.com

May 2, 2013

Boston bomb suspects originally planned July 4 attack

http://www.jewishjournal.com/nation/article/boston_bomb_suspects_originally_planned_july_4_attack

A collection of fireworks found inside Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's backpack. Photo by FBI/Reuters

A collection of fireworks found inside Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's backpack. Photo by FBI/Reuters

The brothers suspected of the Boston Marathon bombings had originally planned to carry out the attack on July 4 this year, a law enforcement official said.

But the Tsarnaev brothers decided to strike earlier because they completed building their bombs more quickly than expected, the official said.

Reporting by Mark Hosenball; Editing by Alistair Bell and Eric Walsh

JewishJournal.com is produced by TRIBE Media Corp., a non-profit media company whose mission is to inform, connect and enlighten community
through independent journalism. TRIBE Media produces the 150,000-reader print weekly Jewish Journal in Los Angeles – the largest Jewish print
weekly in the West – and the monthly glossy Tribe magazine (TribeJournal.com). Please support us by clicking here.

© Copyright 2014 Tribe Media Corp.
All rights reserved. JewishJournal.com is hosted by Nexcess.net
Web Design & Development by Hop Studios 0.2327 / 42