Stars React to Arrest of Boston Marathon Bombings Suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
Celebrities are reacting on Twitter to the capture of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, one of the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings. As Gossip Cop previously reported, the 19-year-old was taken into custody by police shortly before 9 p.m. Eastern, after an hours-long manhunt. As soon as the news broke, stars started sharing a range of thoughts on Twitter, including relief, desire for justice, and gratitude towards law enforcement.
Check out some of the reactions below.
Chris Harrison: Well done boys! RT @Boston_Police: Suspect in custody. Officers sweeping the area. Stand by for further info.
Elizabeth Banks: Standing ovation for the Boston PD and all the Massachusetts first responders. #MassPride
Sophia Bush: #heroes #Boston #F**kYeah RT @HuffingtonPost: BREAKING: Boston Police say they have “Suspect #2” in custody
Eric Stonestreet: Please tell me they backed up a truck, hitched the boat to it, and drove the terrorist to jail in a boat.
Kaley Cuoco: Unreal!!!!!! In custody , mutha- f-er . Thank god
Brooklyn Decker: Yes Boston!!!!
Eli Roth: Got him!
Carson Daly: We got you you bastard. Rot in hell.
Alyssa Milano: I am so blown away by the police officers and all 1st responders in Boston. Awesome bravery. I salute you! #BostonStrong
Kim Kardashian: Watching the news right now. This is insane. I’m glad they finally captured the 2nd suspect!!! #prayersforBoston
Tom Bergeron: A lot of Boston cops and other authorities will be getting well deserved hugs and high fives tonight.
Jeffrey Ross: Everybody send these cops hugs and respect! RT @Boston_Police Suspect in custody. Officers sweeping the area. Stand by for further info.
Brooke Burke: Haven’t had a moment 2 follow the news all day…. So happy to hear the 2nd suspect is in custody. #prayersforboston
John Legend: Came off stage to great news in Boston! What a relief.
Rosie O’Donnell: relief all around – answered prayers – #goBOSTON
Sofia Vergara: God bless this amazing country
Pete Wentz: That’s a wrap. Boston I’ve got alotta love for you.
Ryan Seacrest: Relieving end to a horrible week.
Maria Menounos: Watching live coverage-everyone celebrating the boston police for capturing this f*#ker.incredible work- #BOSTONSTRONGERTHANEVER
Anderson Cooper: Officer Sean Collier, Martin Richard, Lingzi Lu, Krystle Campbell. We will not forget.
Olivia Wilde: So goddamn relieved. Boston, I love you. May the bars stay open til dawn.
Mel B: Happy to know the #bostonmanhunt is over. To all the local, state, and federal authorities who risked their lives, THANK YOU! You r loved.
Olivia Culpo: Thank you God for bravery of the @Boston_Police. Prayers have been answered, justice will be served #bostonstrong #manhunt
Kailyn Lowry: Thanking all of the police, military and everyone else for their hard work and persistence in all that’s happened! #USA
Marlee Matlin: Bravo to all law enforcement personnel and remembering those who have fallen. Boston can begin to heal now suspect is in custody.
Olivia Munn: THANK YOU to the Boston PD and FBI for your exhaustive efforts & bringing this to an end. My thoughts are w/the victims & their loved ones.
Ricky Gervais: Well done to the emergency services and response teams of Boston and to the public for their vigilance and cooperation. Great work. Peace.
Bryan Greenberg: Alive. Custody. #watertown
Jenny McCarthy: Boston Police, FBI and all law enforcement… Thank you for kicking ass. #respect.
Sarah Hyland: A BIG congrats to the FBI and the Boston Police. Thank you so much for all your hard work. I think it’s time for a well deserved beer :)
Donald Trump: Get ALL the info, then quick trial, then death penalty for the Boston killer of innocent children and people! Do not be kind
Rainn Wilson: Congrats, #Boston. Sleep safe tonight.
Shannon Elizabeth: A HUGE THANK YOU to the Boston Police & everyone who helped put an end to the massive search today. So glad there were no more massive casualties! Thank you from everyone in the USA!!!
Josh Groban: So happy that the brave city of Boston can breathe some sigh of relief tonight after being held hostage.
Mia Farrow: I love you #Boston
Chris Evans: GREAT work Boston PD, FBI, and everyone involved in successfully bringing this chaos to an end. Job well done!!
Andy Cohen: Hey Boston, tomorrow is 4/20. Make it count
Emmy Rossum: That’s our President. Beautiful speech. Talking about the tragedies in Boston & Texas this week. My prayers are with those affected tonight.
Diane Swayer: #BostonStrong
Kirstie Alley: please God please please please comfort these families in Boston..humbled
William Shatner: We are all breathing a sigh of relief tonight.
Mayim Bialik: suspect in custody in boston. shutting down for shabbat. what a day of following the news.
Ryan Adams: Let the good people of Boston breathe easy tonight. We love you. #Boston
Hank Williams Jr: Give thanks to all the law enforcement and other services who helped capture the suspects in #Boston. #America
Henry Winkler: BOSTON sleep well tonight !!!! With admiration and affection, Henry
Debra Messing: THANK YOU Boston Police , FBI. And EVERY Hero that brought safety to the Boston area, and peace of mind to our entire country. #grateful