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One Boston Marathon Suspect Dead, Another Still On Run, Officials Say

NBCNEWS.COM - Two men identified by law enforcement sources as the Boston Marathon attack suspects — armed with explosives and guns — battled authorities in a Boston suburb early Friday morning, unleashing chaos until cops took one of the men into custody, and the other fled, the sources said.

Officials later said the suspect taken into custody died.

The standoff in Watertown, Mass., erupted shortly after the fatal shooting of a Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer. A transit police officer was also wounded in the Watertown fire fight, officials confirmed to NBC affiliate WHDH.

Referencing the photographs that were released by the FBI Thursday, authorities said the "white-hat" suspect was still on the loose. Police are searching for the suspect in the picture provided.

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