Official: Investigators have image of suspect

Official: Investigators have image of suspect

By DENISE LAVOIE and EILEEN SULLIVAN - Associated Press. CREATED Apr 17, 2013 - UPDATED: Apr 17, 2013

BOSTON (AP) -- A law enforcement official says investigators have an image of a potential suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings but do not have his name.

The official says investigators made the discovery while poring over photos and video.

The official was not authorized to discuss the case publicly and spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity.

The news came with Boston in a state of high excitement over a possible breakthrough in the case.


The news conference in Boston has been delayed, but will air here when it happens.