Friday, April 19, 2013

Boston Mass on Lockdown, One Officer Killed, One Suspect Dead, Brother on the Run

Boston Marathon Terrorists Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev (left); brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev (right)
Boston Marathon Terrorists Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev (left); brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev (right)
The names of the Boston Marathon Terrorists are Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev, age 19 and his brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev, age 26, now dead after being run over by a vehicle and killed during a firefight with police.
“With a bomb strapped to his chest, one of the Boston Marathon suspects was killed early Friday after he and his accomplice brother robbed a 7-Eleven, shot a police officer to death, carjacked an SUV and hurled explosives in an extraordinary firefight with law enforcement, authorities told NBC News.
The second suspect — the one in the white hat in photos released by the FBI — was on the loose. Gov. Deval Patrick ordered the entire city of Boston and some suburbs to stay inside during what he called a ‘massive manhunt,’ and police began a house-to-house search. Boston shut down its buses and subway system….”
“…. Authorities are searching for Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev, 19, a government official said this morning. The dead suspect is his brother, a separate source said.
At 8:45 a.m., a SWAT team and armored car had been summoned and police were surrounding a home and a car near an intersection in Watertown, the community that officials said is the focus of their search for the surviving suspect.
‘They’re pointed across the street. Guns are pointed across the street. There have been hundreds of cops here throughout the day,’ said Natalie, a resident of Willow Park, who declined to give her last name.
Governor Deval Patrick asked people who live in the entire city of Boston, as well as the nearby communities of Watertown, Waltham, Newton, Belmont, Cambridge, to ‘shelter in place’ — stay inside and not open their doors to anyone, except police with proper identification….”

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