Denise Lavoie
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May 6, 2013
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Bomb suspect’s friend goes free

BOSTON — A friend of the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings was released from federal custody Monday amid a swell of support from family and friends as a Massachusetts funeral director tried to find a place willing to bury a second suspect who was killed after a gun battle with police. Robel Phillipos, a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was released on $100,000 bond while he awaits trial for allegedly lying to federal investigators probing the April 15 bombings. Meanwhile, a Worcester funeral home director said he was still trying to find a cemetery to …

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