LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – The Watertown, MA explosion and shooter was Suspect 1. Suspect 1 is dead at Beth Israel. Suspect 2, the white cap individual, is still wanted. Last night’s Watertown, MA explosion shooting was confirmed as being carried out by Suspect 1. In a news briefing moments ago, officials confirm that the Suspect 1 was rushed to Beth Israel and has died.
During the night, LALATE reported on a massive gun battle with explosions striking Watertown, MA. It happened after a shooting of a cop on the MIT campus. Official now confirm that the Watertown, MA shooter was Suspect 1 from the Boston Marathon. The link was believed last night. But after several hours passing, officials confirmed the nexus between the Boston Marathon and the Watertown shooting.
Officials took Suspect 1 into custody in Watertown last night and transported him to Beth Israel, confirming an earlier LALATE story. But police now report that Suspect 1 has died. The Boston Police Commissioner also confirmed that the white hat bomber is still at large. “We don’t have their names at this point,” the Commissioner told news. “We believe this is a terrorist. We believe this is a man who’s come here to kill people”.
Beth Israel confirm that Suspect 1 died of a combination of blast and gunshot wounds. Doctors were given about 15 minutes to revive him. But he died shortly after arriving at the hospital last night.
Police advise the public that Suspect 2 is armed and dangerous and is still in the area.
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