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Boston bomber’s sister arrested after bomb threat

August 28, 2014, 8:42 UTC+3
Tsarnaeva allegedly said in a telephone conversation with an opponent "I know people who can put a bomb on you"
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NEW YORK, August 28. /ITAR-TASS/.The sister of Boston marathon suspect  Dzhokhar Tsarnaev  was arrested by New York police.

24-year-old Alina Tsarnaeva, New Jersey, made the threat against another woman who gave birth to a child from Tsarnaeva husband.

According to the police department, Tsarnaeva allegedly said in a telephone conversation with an opponent "I know people who can put a bomb on you."

Law enforcement officers decided to keep a detainee in custody until the hearings, that is scheduled for September 30.

Boston marathon blasts
In April 2013, in Boston’s downtown, near the finish line of the marathon, two explosions occurred. Three people died and more than 260 were wounded. US authorities believe the masterminds and executors of these blasts were the Tsarnaev brothers — Tamerlan and Dzhokhar. Several days after the terrorist attack, Tamerlan was killed in a shootout with the police. Dzhokhar was arrested; he will be tied in court.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s lawyers didn’t comment on his sister arrest.

Two bombs exploded in downtown Boston near the finish line of the on April 15, 2013. Three people were killed, over 260 injured.

A few days after the attack Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was arrested in a suburb of Boston. He is currently in custody awaiting trial. He could face the death penalty if convicted. 

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