Tensions are running high this morning as one of the two alleged Boston bombers is on the run from authorities. TheBlaze covered this breaking story throughout the night. As reported, at one point during the evening, police clashed with the two suspects in an intense fight that purportedly included explosives and gunfire. The incident was caught on video.
Police search for the second of two suspects wanted in the Boston Marathon bombings takes place April 19, 2013 in Watertown, Massachusetts. Police killed one of the suspected Boston marathon bombing suspects in a shootout early today and pursued a chaotic deadly street-to-street manhunt for his accomplice, officials said. Credit: AFP/Getty Images
Suspect Number 1 was cirtically injured during the shootout and died later at a local hospital. Suspect Number 2 escaped and is currently on the run.
Watch one of the videos that was captured of the shootout, below (note: images aren't clear, but the sounds illustrate the intensity of the exchange):
And here's another version of the clip:
A third clip shows additional details:
See running updates from TheBlaze on the situation here.