Assumption that police at nightfall have Marathon bombing suspect still alive, pinned down in a covered boat stored in a neighborhood. Unkn if he is booby trapped but theyr'e being careful as they move in on him. Snipers surrounding suspect.
Below are TWEETS in the last little while..... 7pm central time.
7:45 central time
CNN field reporter saying police applauding, saying he's been captured. ambulance was near scene.
Minutes later, officials confirm he's in custody, has injuries which were not initially detailed. Suspect said to be alive and in custody....it was unclear at first report if he was taken away in a car or the ambulance seen nearby. The scene and surrounding officers are standing down
At 7:55 media reports said the suspect was wounded probably the night before in a gunfight with police that killed his older brother. The 19 year old was taken alive, wounded, with significant loss of blood by ambulance. Hundreds of police started driving away from the scene to cheers of citizens who came outside to cheer them.
BREAKING NEWS: Three people taken into custody in New Bedford as part of Boston Marathon terror bombing investigation.
Retweeted by Kansas City Star
ABC NEWS: Source says should be resolved shortly. Suspect believed to be injured.