Police in America have finally captured 19 year old Dzhakhar Tsarnaev. The most wanted man in America following the Boston Bombings which left three dead and almost 200 injured. The spectators at the marathon who lost there lives included an 8 year old boy named Martin Richards, Krystal Campbell and Lu Lingzi.
The tragedy happened Monday the 15th but recordings from the public at the marathon quickly revealed the two brothers identities. Tsarnaev (26) the older of the two was shot dead in a shoot out when they hijacked a car. They threw explosives at police during the car chase. Prior to this police had said they were robbing a 7 11 supermarket but today it has been released that it was an extreme coincidence and in fact the store was being robbed by some one else when they were there. Tsarnaev was shot during the shootout and brought to casualty but died shortly after in hospital.
The 19th of April Boston had gone into lockdown and people all over were very fearful of what the second brother who was described as armed and dangerous was capable of. Police sent out a tweet telling people to remain in doors. A police search started from door to door. The FBI agents decent on Watertown in a hunt for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. One police man died and another was severely injured during the operation.
20th of April A resident of Watertown notices blood stains almost in a trail to is boat. He then lifted the boat cover and found the suspect injured from gun shot wounds. As Dzhokar is placed in an ambulance the the locals on hearing this watch and celebrate his capture. Footage shows people cursing at the 19 year old and in this footage we see a glimpse of him lying on the bed.
The brothers will be thoroughly investigated from now by the FBI. They had lived in Boston since 2001 and come from Chechnya. Information from online profiles revealed that Tamerlan Tsarnaev said “no values anymore” and “God said no alcohol”.
Following the capture the people of Boston say the feel relieved but Obama releases a video and states many questions remain unanswered. The big question is are there more are they acting alone. And if they were what would provoke them to commit such acts of violence.
Obama on Boston
For what the people of Boston have endured in the last 6 days finally now some relief and goodness has come.
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