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Boston Marathon bombin
Pairt o terrorism in the Unitit States
1st Boston Marathon blast seen from 2nd floor and a half block away.jpg
The aurie o the first blast moments efter the explosion
Location Bombin: 671–673 an 755 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts
Shuitin: Corner o Vassar Street an Main Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts[1]
Firefecht an manhunt: Watertown, Massachusetts
Date Bombin: 15 Aprile 2013 (2013-04-15), 2:49 p.m. EDT
Shuitin: Aprile 18, 2013, 10:48 p.m.
Firefecht an manhunt: Aprile 19, 2013, 12:30 a.m.8:42 p.m.
Attack teep
Wappens
Daiths

6 tot:

  • 3 persons frae bombin on Aprile 15
  • 1 polis officer shot tae daith on Aprile 18
  • 1 polis officer injured in an explosion on Aprile 19, 2013, dee'd Aprile 10, 2014[4]
  • Tamerlan Tsarnaev (bomber)
Non-fatal injuries

280 total:

  • 264 persons (estimate) at scene o bombin on Aprile 15[5]
  • 16 polis officers during gunfecht on Aprile 19[6]
Perpetrators
Motive Islamic terrorism[8][9]

On Aprile 15, 2013, twa hamemade bombs detonatit 12 seiconts an 210 yards (190 m) apairt at 2:49 p.m., near the finish line o the annual Boston Marathon, killin three fowk an injuring several hunder ithers, includin 16 wha lost limbs.[2][5][10]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "He loved us, and we loved him". MIT. Retrieved Aprile 11, 2015. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Straw, Joseph; Ford, Bev; McShane, Lawrence (Aprile 17, 2013). "Police narrow in on two suspects in Boston Marathon bombings". The Daily News. New York. Retrieved Mey 15, 2013. 
  3. Sherman, Pat (Aprile 21, 2013). "UCSD professor says Boston Marathon was 'lone wolf' terrorism". La Jolla Light. Retrieved Juin 17, 2014. 
  4. Ransom, Jan (Mey 28, 2015). "Death benefit given to family of officer wounded in Tsarnaev shootout". The Boston Globe. Retrieved Mey 28, 2015. 
  5. 5.0 5.1 Kotz, Deborah (Aprile 24, 2013). "Injury toll from Marathon bombs reduced to 264". The Boston Globe. Retrieved Aprile 29, 2013. Boston public health officials said Tuesday that they have revised downward their estimate of the number of people injured in the Marathon attacks, to 264. 
  6. Carter, Chelsea J.; Botelho, Gregory (Aprile 20, 2013). "'Captured!!!' Boston police announce Marathon bombing suspect in custody". CNN. 
    a:"Richard H. Donohue Jr., 33,... was shot and wounded in the incident... Another 15 police officers were treated for minor injuries sustained during the explosions and shootout".
  7. "United States vs. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Case 1:13-mj-02106-MBB" (PDF). United States Department of Justice. Aprile 21, 2013. Archived from the original on Mairch 13, 2014. Retrieved Aprile 22, 2013. 
  8. Wilson, Scott (Aprile 23, 2013). "Boston bombing suspect cites U.S. wars as motivation, officials say". The Washington Post. et al. Retrieved Aprile 23, 2013. 
  9. Cooper, Michael; Schmidt, Michael S.; Schmitt, Eric (Aprile 23, 2013). "Boston Suspects Are Seen as Self-Taught and Fueled by Web". The New York Times. Retrieved Aprile 11, 2015. 
  10. "What we know about the Boston bombing and its aftermath". CNN. Aprile 19, 2013. Retrieved Aprile 19, 2013. 

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