Prosecutors: 'Sophisticated' Boston Marathon bombs made with Christmas lights, model car parts

  • by: SYLVIA LEE WINGFIELD , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 21, 2014 - 10:35 PM

BOSTON — The Boston Marathon bombing suspects used "relatively sophisticated" bombs with fuses made from Christmas lights and remote-control detonators made from model car parts, federal prosecutors said Wednesday in a court filing arguing statements one of them made to FBI agents after being captured shouldn't be thrown out.

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