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Boston Marathon bombings: Zooey Deschanel mistaken as suspect

'Marathon bombing,he is 19-year-old Zooey Deschanel,' read the caption.

Written by PTI | New York |
April 21, 2013 3:34:04 pm

New Girl star Zooey Deschanel’s name was mistakenly identified as one of the two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings on a local Fox News station.

While the radio show producer and writer was watching the manhunt for a second suspect unfold on Fox 4 Dallas-Fort Worth,the 33-year-old actress’ name was misidentified in the closed captioning of the radio show as 19-year-old Dzhokhar A Tsarnaev,reported the Huffington Post.

“Marathon bombing,he is 19-year-old Zooey Deschanel,” read the caption.

Tsarnaev was arrested after he was found hiding in a boat behind a home in Watertown,Massachusetts.

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