Boston Marathon Suspect ID: Saudi National Being Guarded At Boston Hospital


UPDATE: Boston police have stated that no suspect is in custody. The Post's source appears to be inaccurate. Read more here.

According to the New York Post, a Saudi national who is suspected of being behind Monday's attacks at the Boston Marathon, is at a Boston hospital. He is said to have either suffered shrapnel wounds from the explosition, or to have suffered injuries while being apprehended. The Post article reports,

Investigators have a suspect — a Saudi Arabian national — in the horrific Boston Marathon bombings, The Post has learned.

Law enforcement sources said the 20-year-old suspect was under guard at an undisclosed Boston hospital.

It was not immediately clear why the man was hospitalized and whether he was injured in the attack or in his apprehension.

The man was caught less than two hours after the 2:50 p.m. bombing on the finish line of the race, in the heart of Boston.