Submitted by ub on Fri, 04/19/2013 - 08:54

One of the the two bombing suspects is now dead and the other is still being tracked down by public safety officials, who says both are believed to have links to the Russian region of Chechnya.

The second suspect has been identified as Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev. He is armed and dangerous following an early morning shoot-out. The other suspect, who are believed to be brothers was killed this morning following a gun fight. The brothers have lived in the United States for at least 1 year.

The area west of Boston is in lock-down as a massive manhunt continues. Officials are warning everyone to be vigilant and report something, or someone you may fee to be suspicious.