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Captured! Scenes From the Boston Manhunt

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Scenes From the Manhunt

Spectators clap and cheer while law enforcement members leave the scene near Franklin Street.
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It was a dramatic 48 hours as police conducted a manhunt for the two brothers thought to be responsible for the Boston Marathon attack.

A dramatic shoot-out in the Boston suburb of Watertown in the early hours of Friday left one brother, 26-year-old Tamerlan Tsarnaev, dead.

His younger brother, Dzhokhar, escaped wounded but was captured Friday night after a standoff with police in a backyard in Watertown. He was believed to be hiding out in a boat with a tarp over it.

"We got him," Boston Mayor Tom Menino tweeted.

"CAPTURED!!! The hunt is over. The search is done. The terror is over. And justice has won," the Boston Police Department said on its Twitter account.

Click ahead for pictures of the dramatic events that led to the final suspect being captured.

By CNBC.com

'White Hat' Suspect: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

The two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing walk near the marathon finish line.
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Dzhokhar, who was captured alive late Friday, was pictured in a "white hat" in these images from the Marathon bombing released on Thursday by the FBI.

He is believed to be a U.S. legal permanent resident. He is a resident of Cambridge, Mass., and has a Massachusetts driver's license.

FBI Photo: Tamerlan Tsarnaev

FBI issued photo of Tamerlan Tsarnaev
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Police have identified Tamerlan Tsarnaev as the dead Boston bombing "Suspect #1". He died in the hospital following a dramatic firefight with police in Watertown, Mass. He is pictured here on the day of the bombings in a baseball hat and sunglasses.

Captured! Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
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Dzhokhar was on the run for much of Friday and said to be injured from the earlier standoff. Police cornered him in a Watertown backyard after a tip from a neighbor who went outside to smoke and noticed a tarp on the boat was flapping and saw what looked like a curled-up person and bloody clothes.

The Boat Where Suspect Was Hiding

67. Franklin St. Watertown, Mass.
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This was the boat that Dzhokhar was hiding out in at 67 Franklin Street in Watertown when police cornered him.

After that tip from a neighbor, thermal imaging from a helicopter confirmed there was a person in the boat. Police swooped in.

'CAPTURED!!!'

Source: Boston Police Department | Twitter

A tweet from the Boston police says it all — "CAPTURED!!!" Twitter played a huge role in this manhunt as police and other officials used Twitter to communicate lockdowns and other developments.

Officer Richard Donahue

RICHARD DONOHUE, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority officer critically wounded during shootout with suspects in 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.
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Richard Donahue, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority officer critically wounded during shootout with suspects in 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

SWAT Arriving in Watertown Streets

SWAT teams moved into position at the intersection of Nichols Avenue and Melendy Avenue in Watertown.
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SWAT teams moved into position at the intersection of Nichols Avenue and Melendy Avenue in Watertown while searching for one of the two marathon bombing suspects.

Bomb Technician Prepares for Controlled Detonation

Residents watch from their home as Watertown is on lockdown
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Watertown residents were stuck inside as police locked down the area as they chased down the second suspect.

Watertown: SWAT Team Getting into Position

SWAT teams moved into position at the intersection of Nichols Avenue and Melendy Avenue in Watertown, Mass.
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SWAT teams moved into position at the intersection of Nichols Avenue and Melendy Avenue in Watertown while searching for one of the two marathon bombing suspects.

Watertown: State Police Conducting House to House Search

State Police search for second suspect on Mount Auburn Street near Watertown Square.
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State Police searching for suspects on Mount Auburn Street near Watertown Square.

Watertown on Lockdown

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Armed police at the intersection of School and Walnut Street in Watertown.

Watertown Neighbors Evacuated

People are evacuated from a home near where police thought the one remaining suspect might have been hiding on April 19, 2013 in Watertown, Massachusetts.
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People are evacuated from a home near where police thought the one remaining suspect might have been hiding on April 19, 2013 in Watertown, Massachusetts.

Suspects' Uncle Speaks to the Press

Ruslan Tsarni, uncle of the suspected Boston Marathon bombing suspects, speaks to reporters in front of his home
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Ruslan Tsarni, the uncle of the suspected Boston Marathon bombing suspects, speaks to reporters in front of his home in Montgomery Village, MD, April 19, 2013. He said to reporters, "Jahar, if you are alive, turn yourself in and ask for forgiveness from the victims."

Watertown: Helicopter Overhead

A Black Hawk searches above the locked down Watertown neighborhood.
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Blackhawk helicopters search the locked down Watertown neighborhood.

Cambridge: Empty Streets

The Boston area is under lockdown as as a manhunt is underway for a suspect in the terrorist bombing of the Boston Marathon.
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The Boston area was under lockdown during the manhunt. The Mass. Avenue bridge had only a few pedestrians crossing.

Watertown: SWAT Teams Move Down Sidewalk

SWAT teams searched homes along Winsor Avenue in Watertown while searching for one of the two suspects.
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SWAT teams searched homes along Winsor Avenue in Watertown while searching for one of the two suspects in the terrorist bombing of the 117th Boston Marathon earlier this week.

Watertown: SWAT Team Entering Home

SWAT team members go door-to-door searching for 19-year-old Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev.
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SWAT team members go door-to-door searching for 19-year-old Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev.

FBI and Police in Watertown

Federal agents descend on the home of a suspect at large in the Boston Marathon bombing and nearby Watertown shooting.
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Federal agents descend on the home of a suspect-at-large in the Boston Marathon bombing and nearby Watertown shooting, on Norfolk Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Watertown: SWAT Team in Street

SWAT team members prepare to search for one remaining suspect at an apartment building in Watertown, Mass.
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SWAT team members prepare to search for one remaining suspect at an apartment building in Watertown, Massachusetts.

Boston Police Press Briefing

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Boston Police Commissioner Edward Davis (left) and a Watertown Police official speak during a media briefing in the parking lot of the Watertown Mall. Police conducted door to door searches for the suspect and they have advised all residents to stay inside. They also suspended all public transport through the MBTA, the fifth-largest mass transit system in the U.S., until further notice.


Sean Collier, Slain MIT Officer

Sean Collier, MIT officer killed in the line of duty during altercation with suspects in 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.
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Sean Collier, 26, a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer, was shot and at approximately 10:20 Thursday night while confronting the two Boston Marathon bombing suspects.

The Manhunt

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Police gather in the parking lot in front of a Best Buy store, near the Watertown Mall.

Harvard University, Boston University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Boston public schools were all closed. Emerson University closed and told students to stay where they were.

Watertown: SWAT Team Member in Tank

SWAT teams moved into position at the intersection of Nichols Avenue and Melendy Avenue in Watertown, Mass.
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SWAT teams moved into position at the intersection of Nichols Avenue and Melendy Avenue in Watertown while searching for one of the two marathon bombing suspects.

Train Passengers Stranded

Stranded travelers wait outside South Station in Boston, Massachusetts.
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South Station in Boston, Massachusetts was shut down and heavily guarded by police in response to the shootings in Cambridge and Watertown, on the morning of April 19, 2013.

Boston Businesses Shuttered

A posted sign is seen at a Starbucks in the financial district in Boston, Massachusetts.
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A posted sign is seen at a Starbucks in the financial district in Boston, Massachusetts.

"We've been advised to Lockdown & stay in place. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please stay safe. <3 your Baristas."

Boston Cheers

Spectators clap and cheer while law enforcement members leave the scene near Franklin Street.
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Watertown residents, stuck inside for most of the 48 hours during the manhunt, came out into the street after the second suspect was captured alive and cheered on police. Some even chanted "U-S-A!"