4 Injured In Explosion At New York City Port Authority, Suspect In Custody

Suspect is reportedly a Bangladeshi national who has been in the United States for 7 years.

An explosion took place at the New York City Port Authority on 42nd Street & 8th Avenue.

One person was taken into custody, and that person is believed to be the bomber.

He was reportedly wearing a suicide vest.

The FDNY says there have been four injuries:

Some analysts have said the bomb went off prematurely, and it is reportedly being investigated as a terrorist attack.

Former NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton says it appears to be a man from Bangladesh, and believes it was an ISIS-inspired attack:

U.S. President Donald Trump has been briefed on the incident.

A photo reportedly showing the suspect after the attack has been released. (Warning: Graphic)

Spencer Fernando

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