Boston Bombing Suspect Unarmed When Arrested in Boat, Officials Say

boston-boatBOSTON, MA –  Two U.S. officials say the 19-year-old Boston bombing suspect was unarmed when he was captured inside a boat in a Watertown backyard last Friday.

Authorities originally said they had exchanged gunfire with Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for more than one hour before they were able to subdue him.

But officials now tell The Associated Press that no gun was found in the boat.