26 year old Tamerlan and 19 year old Dzhokhar, a second-year medical student in the U.S, are suspected to be behind the Boston Marathon bombings which happened a few days ago. Tamerlan was killed in a shootout with police last night, Dzhokhar is on the run. Dzhokhar has been identified as a ‘normal’ 19-year-old medical student and described as ‘good kid’.
Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev is considered by law enforcement to be armed and extremely dangerous. A social network post purportedly made by the terror suspect today said he ‘would kill everyone because they killed his brother’.His father described him as a ‘true angel’ today as news emerged his two sons were terror suspects wanted for the atrocious attack on Boston on Monday. He is such an intelligent boy. We expected him to come on holidays here.’
His 26-year-old older son Tamerlan Tsarnaev was killed in a shootout with police late last night.Tamerlan died in hospital with multiple gunshot wounds and possible blast injuries after a fierce gun battle late last night.
Both men were legal permanent residents of the United States who hailed from Chechnya, which has been plagued by an Islamic insurgency stemming from separatist wars.