The 8-year-old boy who died in the Boston Marathon bombing attack has been identified tonight by the Boston Globe Twitter account as Martin Richard. His father was reportedly running the race while Martin, his mom, and two siblings watched and waited.

Keep the entire family in your thoughts and prayers.

Update: This picture is circulating on Twitter and is reportedly Martin Richard.


Update: More heartbreaking photos of Martin Richard.

Rest in peace, sweet boy. May the other angels hold you close in their loving arms.