Apr 15, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer
NBC confirms NY Post report that potential suspect under guard at hospital. Just heard on NPR.
— Jonah Goldberg (@JonahNRO) April 15, 2013
UPDATE: AT 6:32 PM PST Catherine Herridge reported on Sean Hannity’s show that the Saudi person of interest is here on a student visa, just like some of the 9-11 terrorists…developing…
Excerpted from NY POST
Investigators have a suspect — a Saudi Arabian national — in the horrific Boston Marathon bombings, The Post has learned.
Law enforcement sources said the 20-year-old suspect was under guard at an undisclosed Boston hospital.
It was not immediately clear why the man was hospitalized and whether he was injured in the attack or in his apprehension.
The man was caught less than two hours after the 2:50 p.m. bombing on the finish line of the race, in the heart of Boston.
PHOTOS: EXPLOSIONS ROCK BOSTON MARATHON
In addition, Boston police have has surveillance video of someone bringing multiple backpacks to blast site, according to CBS News.
Police also confirmed that there was a third explosion, at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum. It was not immediately clear how much damage was done or whether it was related to the bombings at the marathon finish line.
The library bombing occurred about 4:30 p.m. and more than a mile from the marathon.
A law enforcement source confirmed to The Post that 12 people were killed and nearly 50 were injured in today’s blast.