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Oct 15, 2014
Oct 15, 2014
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Oct 15, 2014

Friend of accused Boston bomber denied dorm visit – FBI agent

BOSTON (Reuters) – A friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber denied visiting the suspect’s college dorm room three days after the deadly attack, but later admitted to the visit, an FBI agent who interviewed the man testified on Wednesday.

Robel Phillipos, 21, is on trial on charges he lied to the FBI about a visit to the suspected bomber’s college dorm room three days after the attack that killed three people and injured more than 260, as investigators were hunting for the suspect.

Oct 15, 2014
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Oct 15, 2014

FBI agent to testify in trial of friend of accused Boston bomber

BOSTON (Reuters) – An agent with the FBI is due to take the witness stand on Wednesday in the trial of a friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber.

Robel Phillipos, 21, is on trial on charges he lied to the FBI about a visit to the suspected bomber’s college dorm room three days after the attack that killed three people and injured more than 260, as investigators were hunting for the suspect.

Oct 14, 2014
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