Boston Police Twitter Page: CAPTURED!!!

"CAPTURED!!! The hunt is over. The search is done. The terror is over. And justice has won. Suspect in custody."

Police announced via Twitter that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was in custody after eluding police for hours after his older brother and accomplice Tamerlan Tsarnaev was killed during a gun battle with police.

During a long night of violence Thursday into Friday, the brothers killed an MIT police officer, severely wounded another lawman and hurled explosives at police in a car chase and gun battle, authorities said.

The suspects were identified by law enforcement officials and family members as Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev, ethnic Chechen brothers who had lived in Dagestan, which neighbors Chechnya in southern Russia.

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