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Phillipos Faces Up To 16 Years In Prison After Conviction03:24

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After six days of deliberations, a federal jury has found a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev did indeed lie to agents investigating the bombings.

The jury has found 21-year-old Robel Phillipos guilty of both charges against him. Phillipos now faces up to 16 years in prison.

WBUR's Bruce Gellerman reports on the trial. Hear the full interview in the audio player above.

This segment aired on October 29, 2014.

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