Boston Shooting: Ongoing Violent Incident Possibly Involves Gunfire Or Explosives

A major violent attack has been reported in Boston separate from the MIT shooting that occurred earlier. Details are sparse but local news is reporting gunfire and explosives.

ABC 5 news had this story quickly up:

"NewsCenter 5's Sean Kelly reported shots fired and explosive devices being detonated in Watertown."

Twitter was quick to let information out:


Boston Channel 7 News just tweeted this picture from the apparent crime scene:


The local Boston ABC affiliate is broadcasting similar reports:


We will update you as further details come through. This is a developing story.

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Gabriel Rodriguez

Gabriel Rodriguez is currently studying for a Masters in Applied Economics at Georgetown. He is a graduate of New College of Florida with a degree in Economics. He is interested in econometrics, statistical analysis, behavioral economics, and developmental economics.

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