UMass Dartmouth claims the suspect is "a student registered" at that university.
"UMass Dartmouth has learned that a person being sought in connection with the Boston Marathon bombing has been identified as a student registered at UMass Dartmouth," reads a notice on the university's website.
The campus is closed.
Individuals on campus should shelter in place unless instructed otherwise.
Return to this page for details as they become available.
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