DARTMOUTH (AP) — The University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth has suspended one student charged in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings and says the other two aren’t enrolled.
The university said Wednesday that Azamat Tazhayakov has been suspended “pending the outcome of the case.” He and Dias Kadyrbayev were charged with conspiring to obstruct justice.READ MORE: Mikayla Miller Vigil In Hopkinton Expected To Draw Large Crowd
Robel Phillipos was charged with making false statements. The university says Kadyrbayez and Phillipos aren’t enrolled.
The FBI says the three removed a backpack containing hollowed-out fireworks from the dorm room of bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev three days after the bombings. Their attorneys say they had no idea the attack was being planned.READ MORE: PHOTOS: Truck Crashes Through NH State Liquor Store, Spilling 'Significant Amount' Of Alcohol