Zooey Deschanel Named As Suspect In Boston Bombing (In Captioning Error)

    April 22, 2013
    Chris Crum

Actress/musician Zooey Deschanel was named as the 19-year old suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing in an erroneous caption on FOX 4 in Dallas.

Peter Ogburn noticed this, and tweeted the screencap:

This was retweeted by Joel McHale:

Then by Deschanel herself:

The actual suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, is said to be responding to questioning by authorities, though he has to do so through writing, as a gunshot wound to the throat has left him unable to speak.

[via TheFW]


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