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There's mayor Thomas Menino of Boston.
He's in a wheelchair you see Deval Patrick the governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Standing at the microphones.
And again so much has transpired since 5 PM eastern time yesterday.
When when the FBI released photographs of the two suspects wanted in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings let's get the latest from the governors of all I -- And once we wanted me myself than there.
Hurdler colonel Allen.
And the chief of the Watertown.
We're not going to be able state questions I'm sorry you have I know you let me.
First of all I want to we all want it today.
The that was -- -- public.
-- have our classes stay endures.
We know what inconvenience it is in Watertown in Cambridge in particular that really.
The areas that we desperately desperately -- there's been enormously important and helpful to them any any month with advertised in the job.
And we thank all of you for helping to get that message how.
The stay indoor request continues for the time being.
Continuing developments in media any investigation.
We'll be able to talk about not now but later.
It is important that both main course.
And not open the door.
Keep the doors locked in battle technical -- there is a uniform.
Identified law enforcement officer on the other side -- requesting.
-- to come inside.
That's all I want to offer -- -- over the governor that you we're different.
They please walk in the woods.
-- All of them.
Written on movement yeah.
-- -- -- -- What we've hit another person.
The public stick your arrival -- The public here is upon us and we'll be.
Republican -- as we get the admission.
But be patient but obvious there is very most of us we -- -- city websphere community.
Our city that Paris -- over we're here to work.
Great -- -- us.
British -- and -- -- very very much.
-- -- -- -- -- Good afternoon but again my name is -- it at the Alvin on the -- have returned to the Massachusetts state police.
North thank you for your patience thing that we said we via your 1030 and we're obviously way behind but it's indicative of the of the -- we continue to -- down here.
And things changed exchange.
And sometimes we have to change direction.
I want to begin by saying we are progressing through this neighborhood going door to door street to street.
Were well over sixty or 70% of what we want -- cover up there.
We do not have any development to tell you in terms of that search up there there has been no apprehension at this point.
The second thing I want to talk about just briefly is that this afternoon.
There will be a controlled explosion if you will.
Some of the explosive ordinance folks over in Cambridge.
That's going to happen -- Norfolk street at a house that we have secured earlier today.
It's done out of an abundance of caution.
It's done for the safety of the law enforcement officials that are over there.
Before they proceed with the assertion that premises so that will be happening this afternoon as well.
-- plan at this point is we are gonna continue with following up and it neighborhood we've got several other new leads that just developed in the last few minutes working on that.
And I will be back here and I hope within an hour.
Slightly above that to give you the next briefing.
You should we have any development between now and then -- be back you can sooner.
So I wanted to work turn it over to -- the -- police.
From -- -- We thank you colonel.
I while I want to thank the media for getting the word out has been a lot of heroic actions that you hear about the next few days.
How it happened last night and early this morning in all -- the last couple of a couple of days everybody knows.
But I want to also want to speak to -- town community.
You've done great we've done everything we've asked -- -- we need some more time.
We got to stay in your homes.
Stay in place.
We -- as the colonel said we still have some work to do.
Even after we clear the area is a major crime -- down -- is gonna take some time.
But -- -- issue it's all the gentlemen behind me that they're not gonna leave until the town is safe so it may go.
Today tomorrow and in India over the weekend before we have that whole crime -- under control.
But -- -- -- community has always stood strong it and I've asked -- to do that this morning and they've done terrific but one thing.
Thank you folks that you.
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