Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Indicted on 30 Counts

 
 
Posted Thursday, June 27th 2013 @ 2pm

(Boston, MA)  --  The surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect will face 30 counts, including using a weapon of mass destruction.  The federal grand jury returned the indictment today.   A formal announcement will be made this afternoon.  Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his brother Tamerlan are accused of setting off explosions which killed three people and injured hundreds at the finish line of the race in April. 

Tamerlan was killed days later in a shootout with police.  Dzhokhar was captured hours later.  He could face the death penalty if convicted. 

 
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