BREAKING: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Cornered By Police Under A Boat

by
Owen Poindexter
Just after the lockdown was lifted in Watertown, MA, and people were permitted to leave their homes, gunshots were heard.

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A blue dot shows the house that police have surrounded in the Watertown neighborhood of Boston. IMAGE: CBS Boston live feed.

BREAKING, 8:42pm EST: The Boston Globe is reporting that three subjects have been taken into custody in New Bedford in connection to the Boston Marathon bombing.

UPDATE, 8:40pm EST: Police are trying to get Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to come out without force

UPDATE: 7:39pm EST: Police have taken the cover off the boat where Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was hiding. Tsarnaev is not coming out. Police are trying to take him alive to be able to gte information on why he and his brother Tamarlan Tsarnaev carried out these attacks.

UPDATE, 7:20pm EST: Sources are now confirming that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is hiding in a boat in Watertown. Police have him surrounded.

Gunshots were heard in Watertown, a neighborhood in Boston. A "tremendous amount of police presence" is present in Watertown, where Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev may be hiding. Police had asked residents to stay indoors while they canvassed the neighborhood. Shortly after the lockdown was lifted, gunshots were heard, around 7:00pm EST. Now they have converged on a single house, shown with a blue dot in the image above.

This is a developing story. CBS News currently has a live feed providing current footage of the situation there. It's possible that police have cornered Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, but nothing is certain right now.

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