- And finally, the FBI released a statement that "contrary to widespread reporting, no arrest has been made in connection with the Boston Marathon attack."
- The Boston Police Department's stated that no arrest had been made.
- The reports continue to clash. And some news organizations previously reporting on an arrest, now report the opposite:
- — The Washington Post (@washingtonpost)Wed, Apr 17 2013 18:29:11
- Latest report from AP:
- Various reports regarding whether an arrest has been made continue to surface.
- — Andy Carvin (@acarvin)Wed, Apr 17 2013 18:00:10To summarize: CNN reporting an arrest has been made while NBC's sources are denying it. "Confirmed?" Not exactly. We'll see what happens.
- More sources report an arrest has been made or is in progress.
Timeline of Conflicting Reports on Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect
We're tracking tweets from news agencies and the Boston Police Department on the search for the Boston Marathon bombing suspect.