Stephen Silva, 21, of Cambridge, is accused of giving Tsarnaev and his late brother, Tamerlan, the gun that was allegedly used to kill MIT police officer Sean Collier during a manhunt days after the April 2013 bombing.
The friend of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is seeking a new trial after a jury found him guilty earlier this month of obstructing the investigation into the deadly terror attack, according to court documents filed Monday.
The jury weighing obstruction of justice and conspiracy charges against a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will resume deliberations Monday, with a verdict expected this week.
Prosecutors and defense attorneys concluded their closing arguments Wednesday afternoon in the trial of Azamat Tazhayakov, who is accused of obstructing justice by allegedly disposing of evidence linking Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to the attack.
Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told his friends about martyrdom and bomb-building over lunch before the attacks last year, an FBI agent testified on Friday in the trial of one of the friends for obstruction.