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Friend of Tsarnaev brothers charged with obstructing bombing inquiry
Friend of Tsarnaev brothers charged with obstructing bombing inquiry

An immigrant cabdriver from Kyrgyzstan who was friends with the Tsarnaev brothers has been indicted in connection with destroying evidence from his computer and lying to the FBI about his relationship with the suspected Boston Marathon bombers, federal authorities announced Friday. Khairullozhon Matanov, 23, of Quincy, Mass., appeared in federal court here, charged with obstructing the FBI's investigation of the two bombings at the April 2013 marathon that killed three people and injured more than 260. The indictment does not charge Matanov with knowing or participating in the attacks, but it quoted him as saying that he would support the bombings if it turned out that they were...

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