April 21, 2013

Captured Bomber Tried to Kill Himself with Shot to the Head

Source: Daily Mail

Bomber is awake and responding to questions after he 'shot himself in the head while he was cornered in boat'

  • Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is responding sporadically in writing to questions from investigators regarding other cell members and other unexploded bombs
  • Teenager may have had no intention of being taken alive
  • Dzhokhar and his older brother Tamerlan may have had suicide pact to prevent them from being put on trial, police sources tell MailOnline
  • Condition downgraded to 'critical but stable' from initial reports that he was 'serious'
  • Tsarnaev had lost large amounts of blood by the time he was captured
  • Suffered a gunshot to the throat and a wound to his leg
  • Massachusetts Governor reveals video shows Tsarnaev planting second bomb at marathon
  • Police commissioner says suspects were planning another bomb attack when they were caught

Listen to police scanner when suspect was captured: