photo credit to FBI/twitter @buzzfeedandrew
A massive manhunt is currently underway in Watertown, MA for the second suspect in the Boston bombing. Overnight, the first suspect was shot during a standoff with police after the two men shot and killed a security guard at nearby MIT, and then led police on a car chase.
During the chase, local police officers could be heard on their radios, describing the suspects as having grenades and other explosives.
Nearly 400,000 residents are being asked not to leave their homes. Businesses and public transportation will be closed down throughout Boston and surrounding areas throughout the day.
UPDATE 7:29 am: ABC confirms the suspects' names are Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and Tamerlan Tzarnaev
UPDATE 7:37 am: CNN reports the suspects are brothers, and from Chechnya, but were legally residents in this country for at least a year.
UPDATE 9:10 am: AP reports Father of Boston bombing suspect says son is accomplished medical student and 'a true angel'.
UPDATE 9:31 am: "All of Boston" should stay indoors during manhunt, governor says
UPDATE 9:44 am: ABC news reports "Suspect's father says he spoke to his sons yesterday when they called him at his home in Russia"
Twitter has errupted with photos from residents of Watertown:
— Shawna England ⚓ (@shawna_england) April 19, 2013
Here's a picture from Google Maps of the House Police have surrounded. This appears to be the suspects last know address of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.