Today (April 15th) a terrorist attack struck the city of Boston on Patriot’s Day during the Boston Marathon.
As of 6 p.m. EST, 2 people are confirmed dead, 6 are in critical condition and more than 100 were injured in two reported explosions.
While the city has no confirmed suspects, the governor of Massachusetts has been vigilant in informing the public to stay at home as the there has been heightened security nationwide.
All federal and state officials are in investigation mode at this point and a third bomb has been dismantled.
As of the time of print there were no threats made to the city of Boston prior to the attacks.
According to the Boston police commissioner, intelligence indicates that mobile bombs were placed in trash cans causing shrapnel related injuries causing some to lose limbs.
More news as details emerge.
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