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Surviving Boston bombing suspect indicted

Posted at 1:43 PM, Jun 27, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-27 14:12:34-04

Boston bomb suspect: My brother was the mastermind

A federal grand jury has handed down a 30-count indictment against surviving Boston bombing suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the U.S. attorney’s office said Thursday.

19-year-old Tsarnaev is being charged with murder and use of a weapon of mass destruction, among other charges. He could face the death penalty.

A press conference to formally announce the charges is scheduled for 3 p.m. in Boston.