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The Day The Marathon Bombing Suspects Were Captured; One Dead & One in Custody

Friday, April 19, 2013 – What a day! As the entire Boston metro area was locked down, law enforcement officers tracked down and captured the Boston Marathon bomber suspects. It was quite the story and one that will be told many times in many ways. For now, here is a collection of photos, videos and articles from the day, in reverse chronological order.

Capturing the Boston Marathon Bombers

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Front Page of "The Boston Globe" 4/20/2013: Smith
Congrats & Thanks to all our public safety officers, from the FBI to BPD to Watertown PD, putting an end to this madness #BostonStrongAaron Michlewitz
Second Marathon bombing suspect capturedIn the waning moments of daylight, police descended Friday on a shrouded boat in a Watertown backyard to capture the suspected terrorist …
The North End just sprang to life! American Flags, USA chants! People yelling out of windows! We back!… Catanzano
Crowds are gathered on sides of Mt. Auburn Street, cheering and clapping for passing cruisers. You know what it reminds me of? The marathon.Martine Powers
Boston crowds celebrate suspect #2’s capturewxphln
Boston Strong #wbz Anderson
Davis: "Four days ago, my city was brutally attacked … and I had to watch this ruthless savagery over and over and over again." Awful.Martine Powers
Suspect apprehension photo: ATF confirms this one of their medics rendering assistance to the suspect News
RT @NewsBreaker: PHOTO: WCVB reports this is the boat where the suspect was hiding behind this Watertown, MA, home Taff
Shots Fired at Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect in Watertown!-LSpm0ISJYKHgPyYS4gyhQ
Incredible photo of swat team (photo: Aram Boghosian/Boston Globe) Hayes
Davis: Man left House on Franklin Street, saw blood on boat, moved tarp and saw "man covered with blood." Man retreated, called police.State House News
Help Us Find Him: Community members wanting 2 aid the search can call(800) CALL-FBI or EMAIL at Police Dept.
North End Under "Shelter in Place" Lockdown During Marathon Bombing Manhunt [Photos]Photos of what the North End / Waterfront looked like under Friday’s "Shelter in Place" lockdown as the manhunt continued in Watertown. T…
Photo: City on lockdown; an empty Kenmore Square in #Boston, Mass. (via Andrew Golden) News
One suspect dead, one on the run after night of violence and fear in BostonCentral Square in Cambridge is located just three blocks from the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, one of the world&#…
#RIP #manhunt #watertown #officerdown Ann K.
Boston Bomber Death Photo: Warning Graphic – The Politics Forums3 hours ago … Thread: Boston Bomber Death Photo: Warning Graphic … Wolfe said that after Tsarnaev was pronounced dead, his body was…
Crazy shootout in Watertown Mass. Great audio, ok videozakmcintyre2009
Boston Marathon Explosions – Twitter Feed, Storify Articles, Photos & VideosAt 2:50 pm on Monday, two near simultaneous explosions rocked the area near the Boston Marathon Finish Line in Back Bay’s Copley. The uno…