Katherine Russell: Alleged Wife of Suspected Bomber Releases Statement

Katherine Russell (24) is believed to be the wife of one of the suspected bombers involved in Monday's Boston Marathon bombing. Today, the family released a letter to a reporter who was standing outside of her home on 10 Coriander Lane in North Kingstown. 

It's been reported Katherine Russell is married to the now deceased bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev. The two have a three-year old daughter together. 

The statement reads:

Our daughter has lost her husband today, the father of her child.

We cannot begin to comprehend how this horrible tragedy occurred. In the aftermath of the Patriot's Day horror, we know that we never really knew Tamerlane Tsarnaev.

Our hearts are sickened by the knowledge of the horror he has inflicted.

Please respect our family's privacy in this difficult time.


 

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