The FBI held a press conference this evening and officially released pictures of two individuals they believe are responsible for the bombings that took place during the annual Boston Marathon on Monday that left three dead including an 8-year-old child over 150 runners and spectators injured.
The FBI has also officially labeled the two men as suspects and is requesting the help of anyone who has video, pictures, or information regarding the suspects. The two have been referred to as “Suspect 1” and “Suspect 2”.
The first suspect is shown wearing a dark colored hat while the second has on a white hat. Suspect 2 is also shown putting down a backpack. Both were seen together carrying rather large backpacks near the areas that both bombs exploded.
The images and video were obtained from local surveillance cameras and the FBI assures better quality images will surface and be made available within the coming days.
Tips can be submitted to bostonmarathontips.fbi.gov or 1-800-CALL-FBI(225-5324).
The FBI also released the following footage of the suspects and urge citizens not to approach them as they have been determined to be armed and dangerous