October 25, 2014 | Updated at 06:47 PM EDT The Latest Entertainment & Celebrity News

Katherine Russell Family Home For Sale [PHOTOS]: Parents of Tamerlan Tzarnaev's Widow Put House on Market

Katherine Russell is the widow of Boston bomber Tamerlan Tzarnaev. Her family seems to want to put the past behind them as it has been revealed today that they had put up their residence in Rhode Island for sale on the same day Tzarnaev was shot dead by police, hours after they were officially identified by the FBI.

EnStars on Apr 20, 2013 07:23 PM EDT
facebook tweet this pin it plus
Sign Up for Newsletter
  • Katherine Russell's mother Judith
  • Katherine Russell's mother Judith (Photo : Facebook)
  • Suspects wanted for questioning in relation to the Boston Marathon bombing April 15 are seen in handout photo released through the FBI website, April 18, 2013.
  • Suspects wanted for questioning in relation to the Boston Marathon bombing April 15 are seen in handout photo released through the FBI website, April 18, 2013. (Photo : Reuters)

Katherine Russell is the widow of Boston bomber Tamerlan Tzarnaev. Her family seems to want to put the past behind them as it has been revealed today that they had put up their residence in Rhode Island for sale on the same day Tzarnaev was killed during a confrontation by police - hours after they were officially identified by the FBI.

Russell's parents have put up their detached family home in North Kingstown in Rhode Island for sale for $467,000, according to DailyMail.

The family appear to have put the house on the market immediately after the bombing suspects were identified - the exact day their son-in-law was killed.

Katherine's father Warren bought the property back in 1999. Her parents have resided in the property, which comes with three bedrooms and 0.74 acres of land for 14 years.

See photos here.

The widow's mother Judith replied 'no comment' as to why they put their family home on the market, DailyMail reports.

Tamerlan was regularly seen visiting the residence in Rhode Island with his wife. Katherine, 24, converted to Islam for her husband, and has a young 3-year-old daughter, Zahara, with Tamerlan. Reports stated that she comes from a middle-class family and had started to wear a hijab after her conversion.

Katherine and her two sisters, Anna and Becca, grew up in the North Kingston, Rhode Island home.

According to a tweet by reporter Ted Nesi of WPRI-TV 12, Katherine was a student at Suffolk University. "Suffolk U. confirms to me that a Katherine O. Russell of No. Kingstown RI was a student there from Fall 2007-Spring 2010. Did not graduate," he tweeted.

DailyMail reported that the family of Russell is devastated by what happened.

Judith, who is a nurse, and Warren, who is a physician, issued a statement following the horrific terror attack: "Our daughter has lost her husband today, the father of her child. We cannot begin to comprehend how this horrible tragedy occurred. In the aftermath of the Patriot's Day horror, we know that we never really knew Tamerlan Tsarnaev. Our hearts are sickened by the knowledge of the horror he has inflicted."

Tamerlan, who had dreamed of becoming a boxer, had recently become radicalized, turning to Jihad, according to videos posted on his Youtube account.

His brother Dzhokhar was finally captured at about 9 p.m. ET tonight on 76 Franklin St. Watertown, Mass., after a large manhunt.

Tamerlan's Youtube page shows a playlist titled 'Terrorists' dedicated to terrorism. Those videos are not available from the video sharing site anymore. One song was called, ''I will dedicate my life to Jihad.'

According to his aunt Maret Tsarneva, who believes that her nephews have been set up as the bombing suspects, Tamerlan had only recently started to pray 5 times a day. "Maybe 2 years ago he started praying 5 times a day. I don't see anything bad in it. 5 times. You set up the time, you say gratitude words to creator - I would rather him pray than smoking, doing drugs and doing some other unlawful stuff."

Maret also mentioned that his wife was a devout Christian but had converted to Islam.
In a press conference, Maret requested that additional proof be given that show her nephews behind the heinous acts.

She spoke to the media from her Toronto residence.

"I am a lawyer and there are four of us in the family. I can't lightly accept this kind of accusations without supporting evidence. Forgive me, but I cannot. Could it be staged? I have to question everything. That's my nature," she said.

The aunt stated that she hasn't spoken to her nephews in roughly five years.

She explained her initial reaction upon hearing they were suspects.

"I called FBI line first - that's the number i called. Knowing these two boys, believing strongly that they woudln't do this - thats why i called. But I called not right away. First reaction was anger. How could this happen, how could they do this? for the sake of what? what beliefs? what prompted them to this? this reaction. But I went through the material. My first call to FBI - I said they could not have done this where is evidence? I'm suspicious that this was staged. The picture was staged. Whoever is looking for those who need to be blamed. "

© 2014 Enstarz, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

Tagged :   boston bombing
facebook tweet this pin it plus
Contribute to this Story send us a tip send us a tip send us a tip
Sign Up for Newsletters

Around The Web

  • SEARCH ENSTARS

Halloween

10 Halloween Ideas Based On Pop Culture, Photos

Halloween is just a week away and we are sure many of you are scrambling for last-minute ideas. We’ve compiled a list of costumes with a pop culture theme.

Craig Spencer

Get All The Details On Craig Spencer's Ebola & His Girlfriend

Fear grew in New York City after Dr. Craig Spencer was rushed to Bellevue hospital on Thursday for a fever and later diagnosed with Ebola. His fiancée, Morgan Dixon, was also quickly put into quarantine.

Craig Spencer

Craig Spencer's Fiancee Morgan Dixon Held Into Quarantine After Her Boyfriend Becomes First New York City Resident With Ebola

Morgan Dixon, the girlfriend of Dr. Craig Spencer who's been tested positive for Ebola virus, is currently being held into quarantine.

Craig Spencer

Ebola Virus Hits New York City After Doctor Gets Diagnosed With Deadly Disease

The Ebola virus has reportedly hit New York City after a doctor has been tested positive amid helping Guinea victims who had the virus.

JK Rowling

'Harry Potter' Pottermore Dives Into Umbridge's History; New J.K. Rowling Story Promised For Halloween

J.K. Rowling will deliver a new 'Harry Potter' adventure in time for Halloween mayhem.

Pakistan

Watch Pakistan vs Australia Cricket Live Stream

The Australia cricket team is set to face off against Pakistan's cricket team in the 1st Test at 6 a.m. GMT today.

Israeli soldiers travel atop a mobile artillery unit during a drill in the Golan Heights

Iran Threatens Attack On US If War Breaks Out With Israel

Iran threatens to attack any U.S. military bases in their way if they go ahead and start a war with Israel.

King Tut

A Virtual Autopsy Shows King Tut's Shocking Figure

New footage of King Tutankhamun’s appearance has been unveiled and it digs deeper into the life of the Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty.

Cyber Monday Distribution

Cyber Monday Sales 2012; Best Tech Deals from Amazon, Best Buy, and Walmart

Details on the best Tech Deals for Cyber Monday 2012.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Galaxy Note 3 Holiday Sales This Year

For those wanting the Galaxy Note 3 this Christmas, there are some good holiday deals.

Halloween

10 Halloween Ideas Based On Pop Culture, Photos

Halloween is just a week away and we are sure many of you are scrambling for last-minute ideas. We’ve compiled a list of costumes with a pop culture theme.

Cricket

Watch South Africa vs New Zealand Cricket Live Stream

The New Zealand cricket team is set to face off against South Africa's team in the first One Day International at 9:30 p.m. GMT Friday.

Texas Governor Rick Perry condemned a cartoon published by The Sacramento Bee in which he appears boasting about businesses booming in Texas next to an explotion.

Rick Perry Cartoon PHOTO: Texas Governor Condemns Cartoon that Depicts Explosion in Texas

Texas Governor Rick Perry condemned a cartoon published by The Sacramento Bee in which he appears boasting about businesses booming in Texas next to an explosion.

George Jones

George Jones Funeral Live Stream: Where to Watch Online, TV Channel CMT and GAX, 11 a.m. ET

The funeral for country legend George Jones will be held today and a live stream of the event will be available.

Trader Joe's recalled their peanut butter after it was linked to salmonella outbreaks across the U.S.

Peanut Butter Recall 2012, Trader Joe's: Linked To Salmonella Outbreaks

Trader Joe's brand peanut butter has been recalled and has been linked to 29 salmonella illnesses in 18 states across the U.S. Read details here.

Latest News

JK Rowling

'Harry Potter' Pottermore Dives Into Umbridge's History; New J.K. Rowling Story Promised For Halloween

J.K. Rowling will deliver a new 'Harry Potter' adventure in time for Halloween mayhem.

Craig Spencer

Get All The Details On Craig Spencer's Ebola & His Girlfriend

Fear grew in New York City after Dr. Craig Spencer was rushed to Bellevue hospital on Thursday for a fever and later diagnosed with Ebola. His fiancée, Morgan Dixon, was also quickly put into quarantine.

Halloween

10 Halloween Ideas Based On Pop Culture, Photos

Halloween is just a week away and we are sure many of you are scrambling for last-minute ideas. We’ve compiled a list of costumes with a pop culture theme.

Craig Spencer

Craig Spencer's Fiancee Morgan Dixon Held Into Quarantine After Her Boyfriend Becomes First New York City Resident With Ebola

Morgan Dixon, the girlfriend of Dr. Craig Spencer who's been tested positive for Ebola virus, is currently being held into quarantine.

Craig Spencer

Ebola Virus Hits New York City After Doctor Gets Diagnosed With Deadly Disease

The Ebola virus has reportedly hit New York City after a doctor has been tested positive amid helping Guinea victims who had the virus.

Cricket

Watch South Africa vs New Zealand Cricket Live Stream

The New Zealand cricket team is set to face off against South Africa's team in the first One Day International at 9:30 p.m. GMT Friday.

'Angry Birds Transformers'

'Angry Birds Transformers' Game Pays Better Tribute To The Franchise Than The Movies?

'Angry Birds Transformers' recently released and it has been receiving very favorable feedback, including one review that states that it pays better tribute to the toy franchise than the movies.

Pakistan

Watch Pakistan vs Australia Cricket Live Stream

The Australia cricket team is set to face off against Pakistan's cricket team in the 1st Test at 6 a.m. GMT today.

Protestors at New York Met Opera

Protesters Decry Met Opera's 'Death of Klinghoffer' As Anti-Semitic

Rudy Giuliani, a former New York City mayor, led a rally outside the Metropolitan Opera on Monday to protest the company's production of "The Death of Klinghoffer," which some have called anti-Semitic and sympathetic to terrorism.

King Tut

A Virtual Autopsy Shows King Tut's Shocking Figure

New footage of King Tutankhamun’s appearance has been unveiled and it digs deeper into the life of the Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty.

Featured Videos

From Our Partners

Kyle Richards, Yolanda Foster, Kim Richards and Lisa Vanderpump

'RHOBH' Season Five: Cast Dishes On The 'Intense' Drama That Is To Come [VIDEO]

The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' fifth season is sure to be one to remember -- at least according to its stars.

Golnesa

'Shahs Of Sunset' Season Four: Cast Members Attend Life & Style Event In Los Angeles [VIDEO]

The stars of Shahs Of Sunset showed their support for Life & Style on Thursday night in Los Angeles.

Scheana Marie

'Vanderpump Rules' Cast: Bravo Stars Attend Life & Style 10-Year Anniversary Bash [VIDEO]

The cast of Vanderpump Rules hit the red carpet in Los Angeles this week.

Monterrey

MONTERREY vs. TIGRES UANL Live Stream FREE Online: Clasico Regio 2014, Live Coverage From Monterrey, Projected Lineups and TACTICAL PREVIEW

Two clubs chasing the Apertura Liga MX title will do battle today in a league match between Monterrey and Tigres UANL. The first-division clash scheduled for 8 p.m. ET will be held at the Estadio Tecnologico in Monterrey. It can be live streamed here free and via the Univision Deportes mobile app. Additional TV coverage can be found on Univision Deportes.

Avengers: Age of Ultron

More Avengers Age Of Ultron Footage Comes To Agents Of SHIELD Next Week; Trailer HULK-Smashes Record

In a move that will clearly only condone bad behavior, Marvel announced that they will debut more Age of Ultron footage during next week's Agents of SHIELD. The company was originally planning to release the trailer then before it was leaked.

Saw

Saw Returns To Theaters Halloween For Limited 10th Anniversary Re-Release: Is Saw 8 Coming 2015?

The iconic horror series of the 2000s is coming back next week for a limited, week long engagement across the nation in honor of its 10th anniversary. Might we also hear any more news about the long rumored Saw VIII?

Nick Marshall

South Carolina vs. Auburn Watch FREE Live Stream Online & Listen NCAA Football 2014 Week 9 [ODDS]

The No. 5 Auburn Tigers get their last chance to impress the College Football Playoff Selection Committee, before the first rankings are released on Tuesday, against a South Carolina Gamecocks team that has lost two of their last three games.

Eric Hosmer

WORLD SERIES 2014 Watch FREE Live Stream Online & Listen: Giants vs. Royals Game 4 Live Coverage from San Francisco

Tonight at 8:07 p.m. ET the San Francisco Giants will try to rebound from their second consecutive World Series loss to the Kansas City Royals, and even up the Fall Classic in Game 4 at AT&T Park. Watch the game on Fox or live stream it free by clicking this link. Royals fans can listen to the game on KCSP 610, while Giants fans can catch the radio broadcast on 680 KNBR. The Royals will send left-hander Jason Vargas to the mound against Giants' right-hander Ryan Vogelsong.

Real Time Analytics