BOSTON - Boston Police captured 19-year-old Dzhokar Tsarnaev, who is one of the suspects connected to detonating explosives near the finish line at the Boston Marathon. The shooter was holed up inside a winterized boat in the backyard of a home in a Watertown, Mass. neighborhood.
The suspect was transported to a hospital in "serious condition."
Below you'll find the day's events leading up to the suspects capture in the bombings that disrupted the Boston Marathon.
-- President Obama: "We've closed an important chapter in this tragedy."
-- President Obama says Country is "in debt to city of Boston."
-- President Obama is expected to address the nation tonight regarding a suspect's capture regarding the Boston Marathon bombings.
-- "Citizens can be confident that the threat has been removed," said Ed Davis, Boston Police Commissioner.
-- "City of Boston, city of Cambridge, city of Watertown can breathe a sigh of relief," said Rick Deloria, Special Agent In Charge at FBI Boston.
-- Mass. Gov. Deval Patrick: "It is a night where we're all going to rest easy."
-- Col. Timothy Alben: "We are eternally greatful for the outcome here tonight."
-- A 6:30 p.m. (9:30 p.m. ET) press conference about the capture of second suspect in Boston Marathon bombings.
-- ABC News reporting that subject is "not in good shape." The subject will also not receive his Miranda rights citing public safety exception, according to ABC News.
-- Boston Police tweeted, "In our time of rejoicing, let us not forget the families of Martin Richard, Lingzi Lu, Krystle Campbell and Officer Sean Collier."
-- Boston Police tweeted, "CAPTURED!!! The hunt is over. The search is done. The terror is over. And justice has won. Suspect in custody."
-- Law enforcement officials erupted into cheers once news that 19-year-old Dzhokar Tsarnaev has been captured by Boston Police, according to CNN.
-- " Suspect in custody. Officers sweeping the area. Stand by for further info," tweeted by Boston Police Department.
-- An FBI Official said the agency interviewed Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the 26-year-old suspect who is now deceased, back in 2011 at the request of a foreign government. They thought he had ties to extremist groups. The FBI found nothing conclusive and closed the case, an FBI official told CNN.
-- Suspect in Boston Marathon bombings hiding inside a boat in Watertown, Mass., neighborhood, the Associated Press has confirmed, citing a law enforcement official.
-- Authorities are focusing their attention on a boat, believed to contain the suspect, in the backyard of a Boston home, according to ABC News.
-- Mass. state police spokesman: 'Renewed activity in Watertown related to today's events,' according to AP.
-- -- Authorities have engaged the possible remaining suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings in Watertown, Mass., a senior federal law enforcement official said, according to CNN. Multiple explosions took place.
-- More shots were fired in Watertown, Mass. Friday evening. Emergency and military vehicles rushed through the town..
-- State Police say they believe suspect No. 2 is still in the state of Massachusetts because of his ties to the area.
-- There will be a police "saturation" in Watertown throughout the weekend. Scheduled events will go on, but with heavy police presence.
-- The Boston lockdown has been lifted, but residents are being asked to remain "vigilant."
-- The area's public transit system, known as the T, has reopened after being shut down most of the day.
-- Initial indications are the two suspected Boston Marathon bombers likely do not have direct links to a major al Qaeda group or affiliate.
-- The Boston Red Sox, Boston Bruins and Big Apple Circus postpone events Friday night in Boston.
-- State Police are going door to door in manhunt for suspect No. 2.
-- Suspect No. 2, who remains at large Friday, has been identified as Dzhokar Tsarnaev, age 19.
-- State Police have found a 1999 Green Honda Civic they were looking for.
-- The man known as suspect No. 1 in the bombings was shot and killed by officers in an exchange of gunfire, Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick said.
-- Suspect No. 1 was identified as Tamerlan Tsarnaev, age 26.
-- Suspect No. 2 is at large in the Boston suburb of Watertown, where dozens of officers from local, state and federal law enforcement agencies have fanned out to track him down.
-- The city of Boston is on full lockdown; residents have been asked to stay home and keep their doors locked.
-- Suspect No. 2 tweeted after the Boston bombings, saying "I'm a stress free kind of guy."
-- The suspects were brothers, a terrorism expert briefed on the investigation said.
-- The suspects are originally from the Russian Caucasus and had moved to Kazakhstan at a young age before coming to the United States several years ago, according to a source briefed on the investigation.
-- The violence began late