Published On: Fri, Apr 19th, 2013

Second Boston Bombing Suspect in Custody


Morocco News Tribune with agencies

Oklahoma, U.S.A | Watertown police said that the Boston Marathon bombimg suspect is in custody now after an epic manhunt lasting a day-long.

Tsarnaev had been discovered in a boat in the backyard of a home in Watertown, just outside the city.

Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev, 19, was taken into custody shortly before 8:45 p.m.

They got him. He’s in custody,” a state trooper told the media gathered in the neighborhood. A crowd of onlookers broke into applause, Boston Globe reported.

Authorities say Tsarnaev is believed to be one of two suspects in the deadly blast atBoston Marathon finish line Monday afternoon, which resulted in the killing of three people and injuring more than 170.

The other suspect, Tsarnaev’s brother, was shot dead early this morning in a gun battle with police.