I-Team examines exclusive Boston Marathon bomb photos - New York News

I-Team examines exclusive Boston Marathon bomb photos

Posted: Updated:
ATLANTA -

While federal agents pour over the videos with hopes of finding the bomber, they still have the painstaking job of reconstructing the deadly bombs.  

Within hours of the deadly bomb blast, federal agents scoured the scene in a methodical, systematic, grid-by-grid search for evidence.  In crime scene pictures obtained by the FOX 5 I-Team, you can see remnants of a stainless steel cooking pot that agents quickly identified as a pressure cooker.
    
Senior I-Team reporter Dale Russell showed the pictures to former GBI agent Charles Stone, who has written a book about his role in the Olympic Park bombing investigation.  He says agents will want to identify who made the pressure cooker and where they sold it.
.
Using the crime scene pictures, we wanted to see if we could identify the manufacturer.  We could see on one evidence photo 6 L, or six liters, followed by the mark (CE) - which designates approval to sell the cooker in Europe.

Then in another picture, you can see the words: gas, electric, followed by I-N-O-X, a term for stainless steel in Europe.  Under it, there were two distinct symbols.

The I-Team looked at a 6 liter stainless steel pressure cooker made by Fagor out of Spain, but sold in America.  Each of the markings seemed to match the evidence photo of the bomb.   

One source told the I-Team, "You are on the right track," when we asked about our comparison.

 "The magnitude of this case, you're talking about running an investigation with unlimited resources," said Stone.  

Stone says federal agents will be doing the same identification work on the black bag and steel pellets seen in the crime scene photos.

The I-Team called Fagor in America. They initially told us they would have a statement, and then didn't return our call.
    
Investigators will continue their hunt for the killer, and then try to tie that person or persons to the physical evidence.

  • I-Team Story ArchiveMore>>

  • Mom confronts Ray McBerry over modeling request

    Mom confronts Ray McBerry over modeling request

    Monday, July 28 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-07-29 02:31:15 GMT
    A twice-failed candidate for Georgia governor found himself face-to-face with a mother furious over what he was trying to do this month with her teenage daughter.
    A twice-failed candidate for Georgia governor found himself face-to-face with a mother furious over what he was trying to do this month with her teenage daughter.
  • Unresolved bank errors? Help is on the way

    Unresolved bank errors? Help is on the way

    Monday, July 28 2014 8:11 AM EDT2014-07-28 12:11:30 GMT
    Taking on a big bank, even over something like a minor bank error, can be maddening. You feel like no one is listening. It's like being trapped in a maze you can't get out of, but somebody is noticing how frustrating that can be.
    Taking on a big bank, even over something like a minor bank error, can be maddening. You feel like no one is listening. It's like being trapped in a maze you can't get out of, but somebody is noticing how frustrating that can be.
  • I-Team Investigation

    Former Douglas Co. D.A. office manager indicted

    Former Douglas Co. D.A. office manager indicted

    Sunday, July 27 2014 3:24 PM EDT2014-07-27 19:24:49 GMT
    There are major new developments today in the state investigation of the Douglas County District Attorney's office. Tammy Agan, the former office manager, has been indicted on 58 counts of theft and making false statements.
    There are major new developments today in the state investigation of the Douglas County District Attorney's office. Tammy Agan, the former office manager, has been indicted on 58 counts of theft and making false statements.
  • Contact the FOX 5 I-Team

    * denotes required fields

    We're sorry, but only one entry is allowed per person.
    Thank you for your continued interest.

    Thanks for contacting FOX 5.  To reach our newsroom by phone, please call (404) 898-0100.

Powered by WorldNow
Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices