Sea of blue as Boston PD escorts body of slain MIT officer Collier [pics]

http://twitter.com/#!/JohnEkdahl/status/325757218857299969

Incredibly moving. As Twitchy reported, Sean Collier, age 26, was the officer slain during a shoot-out on MIT’s campus, involving the Boston bombing suspects.

RT @usatoday: Photo of MIT officer Sean Collier, 26, who was killed last night usat.ly/ZDSKGi twitter.com/USATODAY/statu…

— WhiteHousePressCorps (@whpresscorps) April 19, 2013

A message to honor MIT officer Sean Collier at the Boylston and Berkeley Streets memorial. #WCVB twitter.com/EmilyWCVB/stat…

— Emily Riemer (@EmilyWCVB) April 21, 2013

The growing memorial honoring fallen MIT police officer Sean Collier. #WCVB twitter.com/AtwaterWCVB/st…

— John Atwater (@AtwaterWCVB) April 21, 2013

His body was brought home to be laid to rest.

MIT Officer Sean Collier’s escort home.RIP brother. twitter.com/ChiefMolloy/st…

— David Molloy (@ChiefMolloy) April 21, 2013

*cue water works* @newsbreaker: PHOTO Sea of blue as officials escort body of slain MIT Police Officer Sean Collier twitter.com/NewsBreaker/st…

— Katherine (@texaskatherine) April 20, 2013

In case you missed it, Boston PD lines the streets with blue for Officer Sean Collier. twitter.com/CedarPosts/sta…

— Cedar Posts (@CedarPosts) April 21, 2013

Rest in peace, hero.

Yesterday, the Red Sox paid tribute as well.

#Boston Red Sox line up during a tribute to marathon bombing victims w/image of MITOfficer Collier on scoreboard twitter.com/TrendingReport…

— Trending Report (@TrendingReport) April 21, 2013

God bless our heroes. Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with the fallen and their loved ones.