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Multi, Social Media Play Huge Role in Solving Bombingi
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April 26, 2013 8:32 PM
The two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing were identified, in part, through a massive dissemination of information and photos to the whole world. Twitter, Facebook and Internet websites all are credited with the effort. VOAs Carolyn Presutti explains how multimedia will continue to play a role in future high profile cases.

Multi, Social Media Play Huge Role in Solving Bombing

Published April 26, 2013

The two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing were identified, in part, through a massive dissemination of information and photos to the whole world. Twitter, Facebook and Internet websites all are credited with the effort. VOAs Carolyn Presutti explains how multimedia will continue to play a role in future high profile cases.


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