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Female DNA Found on Boston Marathon Bomb

Investigators have found female DNA on at least one of the bombs used in the Boston Marathon attacks, though they haven't determined whose DNA it is or whether that means a woman helped the two suspects carry out the attacks, according to U.S. officials briefed on the probe.

The officials familiar with the case cautioned that there could be multiple explanations for why the DNA of someone other than the two bombing suspects—Tamerlan Tsarnaev and his younger brother, Dzhokhar—could have been found on remnants of the exploded devices. The genetic material could have come, for example, from a store clerk who handled materials used in the bombs or a stray hair that ended up in the bomb.

Source: Wall Street Journal. Read full article. (link)

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  • Live Free or Diet||

    The genetic material could have come, for example, from a store clerk who handled materials used in the bombs or a stray hair that ended up in the bomb.

    Or it could have been Gandma Tsarnaev's pressure cooker.

    Or for that matter, younger brother looks a smidge girly to me.
    Maybe...

  • Kevin47||

    The time is now for common sense regulation of women.

  • Live Free or Diet||

    We need to limit people to one woman a month. Otherwise we'll flood NYC with illegal women.

  • Longtorso||

    Ban high capacity assault women. Sorry John.

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