Dias KadyrbayevThe conversations published come from his phone. He’s one of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s college friends accused of obstructing justice by concealing evidence from authorities while Tsarnaev was on the run.
Azamat TazhayakovDzhokhar’s college friend, also charged with obstruction of justice.
Dzhokhar TsarnaevAlleged Marathon bomber. Nicknamed "Jahar."
Selected extracts of Dias’ texts between April 15 (the day of the bombing) and April 20, the day after Dzhokhar is captured.
April 15, 2.45 p.m. Bombs explode in Boylston Street
Conversation between Dias and "Mama US", minutes after the explosions.
Mother, just now two bombs exploded in Boston. 3:14 p.m.
On Boylston St 3:14 p.m.
At the marathon finish line! 3:15 p.m.
No way 3:15 p.m.
There are people there with no legs lying around 3:15 p.m.
I am telling you 3:15 p.m.
How do you know this? 3:16 p.m.
Bayan told me... and then I looked up on the internet 3:16 p.m.
Horrible 3:17 p.m.
We started reading now 3:17 p.m.
Uhu 3:17 p.m.
We can hear the sirens around now 3:18 p.m.
Horrible 3:32 p.m.
Yes... 3:33 p.m.
April 18, Around 5 p.m. Images of the suspects of the bombing are released
Conversation between Dias and “Jahar”
Zaed April 18, 8:30 p.m.
Yo bro 8:36 p.m.
Wasup 8:41 p.m.
Pick me up please 8:42 p.m.
Sorry man I'm in Boston 8:42 p.m.
Where r yu? 8:42 p.m.
In my crib 8:43 p.m.
I am tryan go to umass 8:43 p.m.
Please 8:43 p.m.
Yo bro 8:43 p.m.
u saw the news? 8:43 p.m.
Yea bro I did 8:43 p.m.
for real? 8:45 p.m.
I saw the news... 8:43 p.m.
Better not text me my friend 8:43 p.m.
Lol 8:43 p.m.
u saw urself there? 8:45 p.m.
ahaha... 8:45 p.m.
hahaha 8:45 p.m.
Ifyu want yu can go to my room and take what's there :) but ight bro Salam aleikum 8:46 p.m.
whats wrong with u? 8:47 p.m.
haha ;) 8:48 p.m.
Can’t right now man 8:49 p.m.
vk bro 8:49 p.m.
April 18, 10:24 p.m. MIT Officer Sean Collier is found shot
April 19, 1:20 a.m. Tamerlan is taken to hospital after shooout in Watertown
“Aza” texts Dias
Where are you looking? April 19, 2:26 a.m.
I think they caught his brother.. 2:28 a.m.
Conversation between Dias and “Mama US”
I haven’t slept all night... April 19, 10:51 a.m.
dad called the embassy 10:51 a.m.
I talked to the embassy 10:51 a.m.
Right 10:51 a.m.
If these are our representatives, then send me the address and send me the phone number 10:51 a.m.
they say not to say anything 10:51 a.m.
and said to send the address 10:51 a.m.
no 10:52 a.m.
I am asking you... 10:52 a.m.
did everything 10:53 a.m.
that is our kz embassy in New York 10:53 a.m.
Give me the pone number 10:54 a.m.
don’t you worry 11:03 a.m.
mother call the ambassador 2:22 p.m.
to the ambassador 2:22 p.m.
say they are looking for me 2:23 p.m.
we called Vova 2:23 p.m.
THE FBI IS HERE 2:24 p.m.
April 19, around 6:30 p.m. A Watertown neighbor notifies police he saw blood and a body laying inside his boat. Around two hours later, Dzhokhar is taken to hospital after being captured.
SOURCE: United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation