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Subject:  Re: Boston Bombers Date:  4/21/2013  7:42 PM
Author:  desertdaveataol Number:  421139 of 536772

Younger bomb suspect DID kill his own brother by running him over, says Boston police chief

Watertown Police Chief Deveau said Tamerlan Tsranaev, 26, marched towards police officers while shooting at them

'He all of a sudden comes out from under cover and just starts walking down the street, shooting at our police officers, trying to get closer,' Deveau said

Suspect eventually ran out of ammunition and was tackled to the ground

His brother jumped behind the wheel of carjacked SUV and ran Tamerlan over, dragging his body a short distance

Over 200 rounds were fired in the span of 5-10 minutes

Police say suspects lobbed five crude bombs at them, at least one of them a pressure cooker explosive

The Boston police commissioner has confirmed that the younger bombing suspect killed his own brother by running him over with an SUV while officers were trying to arrest him.

Ed Davis told CNN is he believes Tamerlan Tsarnaev died from being hit and dragged 40 feet by his own brother Dzhokhar.

Doctors revealed the Tamerlan had been shot and appeared to have suffered a bomb blast, however his wounds from the tires of his stolen SUV appeared the most severe.

A medical examiner must still confirm the cause of death.

Law enforcement sources told MailOnline Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev were determined not to be taken alive.

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