Manhunt for Boston Bombing Suspect Ended When He Meekly Lifted His Shirt

The final violent hours of the Boston terror spree began when the Tsarnaev brothers realized they were being followed by a Watertown police officer and stopped their car to attack the officer with gun fire and to heave a pressure cooker bomb at him.

The manhunt ended nearly 20 hours later when the surviving brother, badly wounded in the throat, meekly pulled up his shirt to show officers who had cornered him that he was not wearing a suicide vest.

The gripping chase of Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, was described to ABC News today by Watertown Police Chief Edward Deveau.

The chief told ABC News that when the younger Tsarneav was finally in custody there was a great relief because police were certain that the duo intended to kill more people.

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