Manhunt Underway, Boston Under Lockdown

Hours after the FBI released images of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects, a response to a robbery in nearby Cambridge led to the fatal shooting of a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer. The shooting became a carjacking, then later a dangerous chase reportedly involving dozens of gunshots and explosive devices, ending up in neighboring Watertown. Authorities reported the shooting suspects were indeed the same men sought in the Boston Marathon bombing, identifying them as brothers Tamerlan Tsarnaev "Suspect #1" and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev "Suspect #2", both Kyrgyz nationals living in Cambridge. They later stated that Tamerlan, age 26, had been shot and killed, but younger brother Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, was still at large. The manhunt intensified as the night went on, and the entire Boston area woke to find itself on lockdown, with public transportation shut down and citizens advised to stay indoors. I will update throughout the day, as the massive house-to-house search for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev continues. [21 photos total]

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Police in tactical gear conduct a search for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, on April 19, 2013, in Watertown, Massachusetts. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) #
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Police officers walk near a crime scene in Watertown, Massachusetts, on April 19, 2013. A tense night of police activity that left a university officer dead on campus just days after the Boston Marathon bombings and amid a hunt for two suspects caused officers to converge on a neighborhood outside Boston, where residents heard gunfire and explosions. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) #
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Police work a crime scene, on April 19, 2013, in Watertown, Massachusetts. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) #
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Officials search a dark area near Massachusetts Institute of Technology following reports of a shooting, on April 18, 2013, in Boston. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) #
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Police with guns drawn search for a suspect on April 19, 2013 in Watertown, Massachusetts. (Mario Tama/Getty Images) #
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This photo (left) released by the FBI early Friday, April 19, 2013, shows what the FBI is calling suspect 1, in black cap, and suspect number 2, in white cap, walking through the crowd in Boston on Monday, April 15, 2013, before the explosions at the Boston Marathon. The photo at right, also released Friday, shows a suspect that officials identified as Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, being sought by police in the Boston Marathon bombings Monday. (AP Photo/Federal Bureau of Investigation) #
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Officials brief the media on a standoff in Watertown, Massachusetts, on April 19, 2013. Authorities say one of two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing is dead and a massive manhunt is underway for another in the Boston suburb of Watertown early Friday morning April 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) #
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Metro SWAT members hang off the back of a truck as they prepare to search the School and Walnut Street neighborhood for one remaining suspect on April 19, 2013 in Watertown, Massachusetts. (Darren McCollester/Getty Images) #
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A law enforcement bomb technician walks away after preparing the controlled detonation of a suspicious object during a search for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing, in Watertown, on April 19, 2013. (Reuters/Lucas Jackson) #
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A woman looks out a window at her home as police start to search an apartment building while looking for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings in Watertown, on April 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) #
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Police run with their weapons drawn as they conduct a search for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, on April 19, 2013, in Watertown. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) #
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A neighbor is escorted to safety as police surround a home while searching for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings in Watertown, on April 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) #
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Heavily armed FBI agents, on the scene on Norfolk Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on April 19, 2013. Two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing killed an MIT police officer, injured a transit officer in a firefight and threw explosive devices at police during a getaway attempt in a long night of violence that left one of them dead and another still at large Friday, authorities said as the manhunt intensified for a young man described as a dangerous terrorist. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) #
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An MBTA transit official closes a door at Malden Center station in Malden, Massachusetts, on April 18, 2013 as area MBTA commuter trains are suspended, while police search for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola) #
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Police patrol through a neighborhood in Watertown, while searching for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, on April 19, 2013. All residents of Boston were ordered to stay in their homes Friday morning as the search for the surviving suspect in the marathon bombings continued after a long night of violence that left another suspect dead. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) #
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A barefooted woman runs for cover as police surround a home while searching for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings in Watertown, on April 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) #
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A police officer evacuates a shoeless man holding a child as members of law enforcement conduct a search for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, on April 19, 2013, in Watertown. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) #
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With his weapon drawn, an officer inspects dumpsters behind an apartment building in Watertown, Massachusetts, on April 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) #
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A resident of Norfolk Street in Cambridge talks with police during a manhunt in the area, on April 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) #
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A police officer runs with his weapon drawn as he conduct a search for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, on April 19, 2013, in Watertown. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) #
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Police in tactical gear surround an apartment building while looking for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings in Watertown, on April 19, 2013. All residents of Boston were ordered to stay in their homes Friday morning as the search for the surviving suspect in the marathon bombings continued after a long night of violence that left another suspect dead. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) #

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