Boston Bombing Manhunt Ends: Police Tweet Second Suspect’s Capture

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In a fitting end to the massive media fueled search, Boston police announced the suspect's capture on social media

The massive manhunt for suspects in Monday's Boston Marathon bombings ended Friday evening when the city's police department tweeted that it had taken the remaining suspect into custody.

The suspect, identified as Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, is one of two brothers believed to be responsible for Monday's bombings, which  killed three people and injured 176. His older brother Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, died after a shootout with authorities earlier in the day.

The Twitter announcement capped a flurry of updates by media, authorities and citizens as the manhunt unfolded. Authorities sought the media's help disseminating information about the suspects.

The police department followed up its initial tweet with a more enthusiastic dispatch about Tsarnaev's capture.

And a more sober one about the lives lost since Monday's bombings: