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'Three Additional Suspects Taken Into Custody in Marathon Bombing Case'

11:13 AM, May 1, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
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The Boston police announces that "Three additional suspects taken into custody in Marathon bombing case."

Here's the Boston police department's press release: "Please be advidsed that there is not threat to public safety. Three additional suspects have been taken into custody in connection to the attack on the Boston Marathon. Aside from the aforementioned, there is no additional info to release at this time. Additional details will be provided when they become available. No info available at this time relative to a press conference."

UPDATE: The Boston Globe says the suspects are "college students."

Three college students have been arrested in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings, a Boston police source said this morning.

UPDATE: It is being reported that the suspects were roommates of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev:

— Jesse Rodriguez (@JesseRodriguez) May 1, 2013

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