Donors Sending Money to Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
He tells mother he's received $1K so far
By John Johnson, Newser Staff
Posted Jun 4, 2013 1:30 PM CDT
Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, mother of the two Boston bombing suspects, speaks with the AP in Makhachkala, regional capital of Dagestan, Russia, on May 30.   (AP Photo/Musa Sadulayev)

(Newser) – Last week's phone call between Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his mother keeps yielding new nuggets. The latest is that Dzhokhar told her that someone opened a bank account for him, and people have sent him $1,000 so far, reports ABC News. A TV station in the UK aired audio of the full call in Russian, though there's no further details about the alleged donors. Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, who insists her sons are innocent, tells Channel 4 News that other donors have sent the family $8,000.

Asked by his mother during the call whether he was in pain, Dzhokhar replied: "No, of course not. I'm already eating and have been for a long time. They are giving me chicken and rice now. Everything is fine."

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Hammy696969
Jun 6, 2013 9:16 AM CDT
There's a lot of sick folks out there including those that send money to a bloody, hell bent murderer. ONLY IN AMERICA!
Bartmaeus
Jun 5, 2013 1:27 PM CDT
Give the patsy a hand. Its the least we can do. Hasn't he made the job of Napolitano and the TSA gropers so much easier?
KDickley
Jun 5, 2013 10:33 AM CDT
The muslim religion is a hateful violent religion. They want us dead. We need to get serious about them and smack them down before it's too late. That money should be given to the victims of the bombing.