- Posted April 19, 2013 by
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Boston Marathon bombings: Your stories
Police officers pay their respects on MIT campus
He and his brother and a friend went to the Boston Marathon Monday but left a couple hours before the explosions. All students have been advised to stay in their residences.
'It's really tragic what happened … I'm from Canada and it's just crazy. When I was in Canada, I heard all the reports of campus shootings and all these crazy things that had happened in the U.S. It's surreal being right in the center of what's happening now.'
- dsashin, CNN iReport producer
7:15am MIT. Dozens of police officers were lined up on Vassar street, right outside the MIT police building on campus, to pay their respects to the MIT police officer who was killed last night.