Authorities arrest suspect in Boston bombings, source says

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(CNN)[Breaking news update at 10:47 a.m. PST Wednesday ]

An arrest has been made in the Boston bombings investigation based on two videos showing images of the suspect, a federal law enforcement source told CNN’s Fran Townsend.


CNN Now Reports Authorities arrest suspect in Boston bombings, source says

Fox News is now reporting that a arrest may have already occurred in this case and that if not an arrest may be in progress.

The Boston Globe, citing an official who declined to be identified, said investigators are “very close” in the investigation. Authorities may publicize their finding as early as this afternoon, the Globe reports

A surveillance camera at Lord & Taylor, located directly across the street, has given investigators clear video of the area, according to the unnamed official.

“The camera from Lord & Taylor is the best source of video so far,” said Dot Joyce, a spokeswoman for Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino told the Boston Globe. “All I know is that they are making progress.”

CNN) — Investigators believe they have identified a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, a source who has been briefed on the investigation told CNN’s John King exclusively.

The breakthrough came from analysis of video from a department store near the site of the second explosion. Video from a Boston television station also contributed to the progress, said the source, who declined to be more specific but called it a significant development.

Follow the NEWS:

Last night on Ground Zero with Clyde Lewis I talked about a new video that was on Live Leak this was at 11:45PM PST


This Morning the Blaze is showing images from that video and other images related that may be the the suspect. Now be aware we DO NOT KNOW if this IS the person of interest but it is possible.

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