(Star-Ledger) Her face was blocked by the slightly cracked open door to the apartment in West New York, but the anguish in her voice today was powerfully clear.
"I'm hurt for everyone that's been hurt" Alina Tsarnaev, the sister of Boston Marathon bombing suspects Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev, told a throng of reporters.
It was early in a day filled with drama and pain, fear and shootouts, as some 200 miles away, police and federal agents in a Boston suburb hunted frantically for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
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Just before 9 last night, the 19-year-old was taken into custody in Watertown, Mass. His 26-year-old brother was killed early today in a furious attempt to escape police.
Minutes after news broke that the manhunt had ended, West New York Mayor Felix Roque arrived at Tsardsaev's apartment building on Buchanan Place and urged those gathered outside to give the family some privacy.
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"This is a grieving process. It is very sad," he said. "I'm looking at the human side and it's not easy."