Boston Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Found Guilty on All 30 Counts — See Stars’ Reactions

Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev found guilty of carrying out the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing Courtesy of FBI via Getty Images)

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the now 21-year-old who carried out the attack on the 2013 Boston Marathon, has been found guilty and convicted on all 30 charges he faced on Wednesday, April 8 — including conspiracy and deadly use of a weapon of mass destruction. The jury, who took almost 12 hours to reach a verdict, will now decide whether the former college student will face the death penalty.

While his verdict was being read, Tsarnaev kept his arms folded and looked down while he fidgeted with his hands, CNN reports

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Runners at the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 David L Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

Tsarnaev, who was 19 at the time of the attack, carried out the crime with his 26-year-old brother Tamerlan. Tamerlan was killed by FBI agents following a 36-hour manhunt which resulted in his death and the capture of Dzhokhar.

The two brothers created pressure cooker bombs that exploded near the April 15, 2013 marathon’s finish line, killing three spectators and wounding more than 260 other people, some of whom showed up to hear the verdict read on Wednesday.

Following the news, celebrities weighed in on Twitter. Read some of their reactions below:

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