Official: Boston bombing suspect suffers throat injury, may not be able to talk

Chelsea J. CarterCNNApril 20, 2013

Wolf Blitzer at his finest

The surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings suffered an injury to his throat and may not be able to talk, a federal official told CNN on Saturday, possibly hindering attempts by authorities to question him about a motive in the attack.

With one suspect dead, authorities believe answers to a motive and whether the brothers had help rest with Dzhokar Tsarnaev, who was captured Friday night just minutes after authorities had indicated that a massive manhunt for the suspect appeared to come up empty.

The official, who was briefed on Tsarnaev’s condition, spoke on condition of anonymity.

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This article was posted: Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 8:41 pm

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