AFTER BOSTON MARATHON

MIT campus police killed in campus shooting

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Graphic showing Boston in US, where a gunman killed a police officer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Thursday. AFP

CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts — A police officer for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been shot and killed at the campus outside of Boston, authorities said early Friday. No arrests had been made and a manhunt was on for the shooter.

The officer was responding to report of a disturbance Thursday night when he was shot multiple times, according to a statement from the Middlesex District Attorney’s office and Cambridge police. It said there were no other victims.

MIT said on its website that police were sweeping the campus in Cambridge and urged people to remain indoors until further notice. People were urged to stay away from the Stata Building, a mixed use building with faculty offices, classrooms and a common area.

The shooting came little more than three days after the twin bombings on the Boston Marathon that killed three people, wounded more than 180 others and led to an increase in security across the city.

The shooting took place about 10:30 p.m. local time outside an MIT building, according to state police spokesman Dave Procopio.

The officer, who was not immediately identified, was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead from his wounds.

About 11,000 people attend the prestigious university.

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  • kilabot

    massachusetts, one of the us states that has fallen to perversion.

    • Crazy_horse101010

      go to hell i have family in massachusetts and they have never seen a killing. have you lived there commie does that mean has there is more killings here its preverted. how did that deal with the 50 or so people in minadano work out anyone been convicted yet

      • Palparan

        hey horse, has the FBI identified the identities of the bombers? from the photos released, they look like pakistanis or iranians….

      • Crazy_horse101010

        ive already seen them personally i think they are students at mit. the dead one looks european but the other one does have a big nose.. ones dead the small nosed one and they are after the other there was a shoot with explosives near mit. they were looking in waterford no names yet

      • Crazy_horse101010

        shoot out

      • tonygadoy

        Tamerlan Tsarnaev probably blown himself up. That is why there is a LOCKED down in the area because the older brother Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is believed to also have strapped himsewlf with a bombed.

      • crisostomo_ibarra_the3rd

        I think he died in the shootout and not from the bombs strapped to him. The video is of a dead man apparently with body parts still intact. At least with head, hands and feet still attached to his torso. I wished he blew the bomb on himself to suffer the same fate they did to those poor people who lost their limbs last monday.

      • Palparan

        ok, thanks! I hope the Feds would capture them alive so that they can be interrogated (torturetd in order to pop out info)

      • Crazy_horse101010

        i just found out they were 2 brothers from checyna in russia they are the ones who the russians have been having problems with the older brother has been here for years no one knows why yet and one was enrolled in mit. still looking for the one they are muslins the older brother died take care.

      • ryan andres

        any motive they might have had? Or any news where their instructions to carry out the bombings came from? These extremists rarely act on their own. Am sure a terrorist bloc somewhere arranged for the bombing. Keep us posted.

      • Crazy_horse101010

        i suspect you are right all them terrorists groups tie in together . even the ira trained with them. they still havent caught the younger one and the other is dead. they dont have much info on them yet except they were in in one stan countries that used to be part of russia. some one did sat they looked like they had training as cool as they were in laying out the bombs

      • ryan andres

        Crazy mofos. I hope they catch the other bast@rd. And string him up by the balls!

      • crisostomo_ibarra_the3rd

        Do you think these 2 terrorists are acting by themselves? I sure hope that their other comrades can be tracked down soon. This is turning out to be similar to some movie plots. The US needs the services of Rambo, Bourne and Die Hard agents. And when they catch these terrorists, they should be sent to Guantanamo for torture rituals.

      • tonygadoy

        Only just an hour they cleared for media the identity of the suspect, namely TAMERLAN TSARNAEV, DZHOKHAR TSARNAEV. Dzhokhar is on the run. Tamerlan blown himself up and dead.

      • Palparan

        thanks for the info

      • ryan andres

        Huwag mo na patulan sir. He’s a clueless idiot.

  • NAGMAMARUNONG

    kasalanan ng mga amerikano ‘yan. non-christian o non-God fearing a kanilang priority na tanggapin bilang immigrants. kaya ganyan ang sinapit.

    • Crazy_horse101010

      america is number 3 on the list for believing in god behind the philippines and chile. have you lived there expert

      • Jesse_Bruce_Pinkman

        That is an interesting fact. I’ve also read it somewhere. Could you provide a link to that report?

      • Crazy_horse101010

        i seen it in a newspaper somewhere about a year ago it might have been in a cebu paper might find it on google because they had to get it somewhere

  • Fulpol

    US, now one of the most dangerous nations in the world, next to Iraq..

    • CmdrAdobo

      well the PH have shooting everyday.

      • Fulpol

        in Ph they shoot because they are criminals.. in US they shoot because they are hate Obama…

      • CmdrAdobo

        fulpol ka.

      • Paitan

        sa SM,,you shoot your partner,,kasi love mo siya..lol

      • Paitan

        sir idagdag ko lng..may alam ako lugar dito sa Pinas,,talamak ang shooting..sa SM sir..hahaha..ang kulay ng building ay red, yellow at orange sir,,,hahaha,,nagpapatawa lng po!!!

    • Crazy_horse101010

      the state i lived in america had 11 gun shot murders last year and it is bigger then the philippines some had less murders rate america per 100000 4.8 percwnt the philippines 5.4 honduras has the highest gun related murder rates in the world then el salavor honduras 91.6 percent elsalvador 69.2 mexico 22.7 jamaica 52.2 and the list goes on should always check your facts before making statements period

      • Fulpol

        US people can easily buy guns and they have money to buy guns.,.. nice to safeguard life…

        Pilipinos are poor and gun purchasing is so restrictive…

        who commit murders in the Philippines? usually criminals.. who commit murders in the US, mga sira ulo…. LOL

      • huseng_batute

        Agree! I still feel safer here in Pinas.

        Dito kaya mong umiwas sa gulo. Doon raratratin (o pasasabugan) ka sa lugar na akala mo safe na safe.

      • Crazy_horse101010

        guess again there is a town near here that makes illegal guns by the car load. everyone and there dog owns gun here todays cebu papers construction worker rapes and kills 9 year old girk earlier this week another girl raped and her head was cut off. 2 days ago a picture in the papers of woman laying dead in street another woman was killed in her car many of the murders here a relatives or freinds killing each other when drinking in some states in america its harder to buy a gun there than here. i know mant people who have illegal uns including cops. you must not read the papers much. as for murderers in america i have never met one.

      • $26606290

        Masikip na kasi dito. Which state is that sir? ND?

      • Crazy_horse101010

        montana other states are lower. there is about 1 million people living there. i believe nd was lower along with several others.

      • gregory robinson

        You’re the one who needs to get his facts straight. The US is sinking fast on the list internationally in morals, violence, murders, drugs, illiteracy, poverty, disease, prisons and prisoners. BUT we make the most weapons systems in the world. yippee.

      • Barney Stinson

        ey watch your mouth. America doesn’t need the likes of you.

      • Crazy_horse101010

        youi must not read any papers here or you live in a cave ive read your american hating rants before so go impress someone who cares hooray

      • 12JEM

        Zara Matheson of the Martin Prosperity Institute and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime.) READ PLEASE!

        If
        it were a country, New Orleans (with a rate 62.1 gun murders per
        100,000 people) would rank SECOND IN THE WORLD!!! (Second only to the
        United States itself)

        Detroit’s gun homicide rate (35.9) is just a bit less than El Salvador (39.9).

        Baltimore’s rate (29.7) is not too far off that of Guatemala (34.8).

        Gun murder in Newark (25.4) and Miami (23.7) is comparable to Colombia (27.1).

        Washington D.C. (19) has a higher rate of gun homicide than Brazil (18.1).

        Atlanta’s rate (17.2) is about the same as South Africa (17).

        Cleveland (17.4) has a higher rate than the Dominican Republic (16.3).

        Gun murder in Buffalo (16.5) is similar to Panama (16.2).

        Houston’s rate (12.9) is slightly higher than Ecuador’s (12.7).

        Gun homicide in Chicago (11.6) is similar to Guyana (11.5).

        Phoenix’s rate (10.6) is slightly higher than Mexico (10).

        Los Angeles (9.2) is comparable to the Philippines (8.9).

        Boston rate (6.2) is higher than Nicaragua (5.9).

        New York, where gun murders have declined to just four per 100,000, is still higher than Argentina (3).”

      • Crazy_horse101010

        you are comparing cities to countries everyone knows you usually have more murders in large cities than rural areas compare new jeresys death rate to colombia or maryland to guatemala. im sure in those countries there death rates are much higher. thats like comparing car wrecks between new york and boise idaho and i know lousiana is the worse state but the state murder rate is much lower than new orleans so you are talking about apples im oranges most people live in the state not the city. did i every mention city rates im talking about the majority there is a whole america out there where there is no large cities.

      • http://twitter.com/Negastarr NegaStarr

        What about wyoming?

      • crisostomo_ibarra_the3rd

        Maybe the best place to live in the US would be Anchorage, Alaska. Or Nantucket Massachusetts with zero criminality.

    • http://twitter.com/alfs_alfs Pons Corpuz

      hasty generalization..

  • $26606290

    Ok MIT e. pero parang masyado tayong feeling close sa US. Marami tayong barilan dito.

    • Fulpol

      doggy aw aw aw kasi ang mga Pilipino.. LOL

      • Crazy_horse101010

        speaking of doggy how are you doing mongrel lol

  • penoy2012

    Akala ko sa Mapua Institue of Technology.

  • Noel

    What’s happening to America ?

    • speaksoftlylove

      As usual.

    • crisostomo_ibarra_the3rd

      Ibig sabihin bro, walang safe place in this world. Kriminalidad is a way of life. People should always be thankful that they are still alive each day.

      • Noel

        Tutoo. BTW, are you a lawyer in California? You sound like a lawyer I knew, a certain Atty. Ibarra.

      • crisostomo_ibarra_the3rd

        Unfortunately, I am not a lawyer. If I am I will be sending crooks to prison pronto.

  • gregory robinson

    Barack Obama continues to deny that terrorism and hatred of the American Regime is on the increase domestically and internationally.

    • Crazy_horse101010

      what does that mean for the bombings and terrorism here plus the kidnappings is that obama also racist

  • Jesse_Bruce_Pinkman

    Boston can’t seem to catch a break this week.

    • $2931613

      ang galing ng choice of words mo ha.. can’t seem to catch a break.. LOL

  • Paitan

    When it rains,,it pours…

  • ruthieem7

    What’s wrong with the world momma

    • $2931613

      people acting like they ain’t got no mommas

      • speaksoftlylove

        Or spoiled by momma like someone I know.

  • http://inquirer.net/ binaygulay

    funny how people here react to US incidents.. and how they convince themselves that PH is in a better spot, where incidents like these are so commonplace they don’t even deserve the media spotlight.

    • Crazy_horse101010

      most of them have never been there or know how huge a country it is its like saying the people in point barrow alaska is the same has the people in miami two completely different cultures. its like when americans watch tv from here thy see the embassy being attacked poor people living in graveyards and commies and the army always fighting if it something good it wouldnt be on the news. but they watch cnn and say america is all like what they see i have never seen anyone get killed in america we never even locked the doors to our house when we left because neighbors watched out for each otherand i know there is bad places but theres more good places that people dont see

    • $2931613

      PH is actually a better spot.. we don’t have deranged people like that living here.. what kind of person spends his life studying how to make a bomb and kill people.. that’s why we have to restrict people coming in to our country.. good thing our lawmakers get it right sometimes.. slap em with 50,000usd deposit

      • http://inquirer.net/ binaygulay

        I would hate to burst your bubble. So go ahead and make yourself feel good. :).. better to have misplaced pride in our country than none at all. :)

  • speak_only_the_truth

    has boston become the new afghanistan?

  • Palparan

    the bombing suspects look like pakistanis

    • MC M

      Chechens…

      • Palparan

        ok, thanks..

      • Crazy_horse101010

        wonder what there problem is with america they hate russians they were the ones involved in the theater incident in moscow that killed a lot of people

      • Crazy_horse101010

        their

      • tonygadoy

        Also the Beslan massacre. They are brutal. They want to establish an independent islamic state in Chechnya. Yet they hate democracy. This incident probably got to do with ISLAM.

    • tonygadoy

      Chechen bro. Mga dugong terrorist talaga. Maalala mo ba ang Beslan masaker? mga biktima noon mga skool kids.

      • Palparan

        dapat piasabugan na ng Russia ng tactical nuke yang Chechnya na yan….

  • speaksoftlylove

    The two suspects of the Boston marathon bombing were responsible of the shooting of a Police officer assigned at MIT. They had been positively identified because they held up a 7/11 store first before they commandeered a Mercedes Benz SUV. A picture of suspect number two was recovered from the video footage of 7/11 store. Suspect no. 1 was killed in an ensuing car chase shootout but one police officer was also severly injured when the suspects threw three IEDs to the pursuing officer. Suspect no. died in Beth Jew Hospital while suspect no. was able to flee on foot using IEDs as his cover. Both suspects are believed to be brothers.

  • Palparan

    f*ck the gun control measures this homo Obama is pushing for! I say allow the citizens to carry RPGs and Heavy machine guns…. F*ck these Chechen terrorist cowards!

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