Boston bombing suspect moved to prison


Boston Marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was transferred from hospital to prison Friday, officials told NBC News.

"The U.S. Marshals Service confirms that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been transported from the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and is now confined at the Bureau of Prisons facility FMC Devens at Ft. Devens, Mass.," U.S. Marshals Service spokesman Drew Wade said in a statement.

FMC Devens is an administrative facility housing male offenders requiring specialized or long-term medical or mental health care, according to its website. It is approximately 39 miles west of Boston, on the decommissioned military base of Fort Devens.

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