THUNDER BAY – The Boston Marathon Bomber is on the run. Across the planet, people are posting on Facebook, Twitter, and sharing their insights.
The news on this story is evolving at the speed of the Internet. Keeping up is hard. The 19-year-old suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is on the run, the subject of a massive manhunt in the Boston area, already expanding
Individuals across the Internet are digging in and finding out information and posting it online.
Boston Marathon Bomber tracked on Facebook
There are apparently several people posting online on this and attempting to fake pictures and profiles too.
According to reports, the brothers came from the Russian Caucasus and had moved to Kazakhstan at a young age before coming to the United States several years ago.
A statement from the office of Chechnya’s president: “According to preliminary information, coming from the relevant agencies, the Tsarnaev family moved many years ago out of Chechnya to another Russian region.”
The Chechnyan President’s press secretary Alvi Kamirov told Interfax news agency, “After that they lived for some time in Kazakhstan, and from there went to the U.S. where the family members received a residence permit. Therefore the individuals concerned did not live as adults in Chechnya.”
One of the suspects has a Youtube page. The two suspects likely have used all of the usual social media outlets, as do millions of other people. Interviews on television share that associates of the two individuals, are that they were fairly normal people.
An uncle of the suspects has expressed sympathy to the families and stated that he believes the suspect shot by police, got what he deserved.