Social media celebration after Boston bomb suspect captured

Social media celebration after Boston bomb suspect captured

Credit: Associated Press

Police in tactical gear conduct a search for a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, Friday, April 19, 2013, in Watertown, Mass. The bombs that blew up seconds apart near the finish line of the Boston Marathon left the streets spattered with blood and glass, and gaping questions of who chose to attack and why. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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by KVUE.com

kvue.com

Posted on April 19, 2013 at 8:39 PM

Updated Friday, Apr 19 at 8:39 PM

Bostonians cheered and applauded as law enforcement officials announced Friday evening that the nearly 24 hour manhunt was over and the Boston bombing suspect was captured. ABC News reported people were heard cheering "Boston strong." It wasn't just people in Boston breathing a sigh of relief, people everywhere took to social media to celebrate the news.

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