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Gun used by marathon bombing suspect traced to Maine

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BOSTON (WHDH) - The gun used by Boston Marathon Bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev has been traced to Portland, Maine, according to the LA Times.

The gun was used during a shoot-out in Watertown, four days after the attack

Massachusetts State Police took custody of the gun after Tsarnaev threw it at officers, before he was killed

The report says the owner of the Ruger P-95 was a Los Angeles native, who told police he passed it to a gang that sold drugs in Maine.

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