Editor&8217;s note: This post is being updated.
Update 6 &8212; Video of the explosion:
NEW: Video shows the moment that an apparent pipe bomb goes off in the busy pedestrian walkway between Times Square subway station and Port Authority bus terminal https://t.co/bM1QNc561o pic.twitter.com/KAJz1bQgby
— CBS News (@CBSNews) December 11, 2017
Update 5 &8212; Number of injured now at 4:
— Lisa Daftari (@LisaDaftari) December 11, 2017
Update 4 &8212; It sounds like the suspect is the only one injured and that his device malfunctioned in some way:
Update regarding explosion at 42nd St and 8th Ave, in subway: One male suspect is in custody. No injuries other than suspect at this time. Avoid the area. Subways bypassing PortAuthority and Times Square Stations. Info is preliminary. pic.twitter.com/bEAdjq8mYc
— NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) December 11, 2017
— CNN Newsroom (@CNNnewsroom) December 11, 2017
Update 3 &8212; suspect identified at Bangladeshi national according to former NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton:
Former NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton tells @MSNBC: PortAuthority bombing was ISIS-inspired by Bangladeshi national, now in custody. Pipe bomb detonated in tunnel connecting 7th Avenue subway with Port Authority.
— William Daroff (@Daroff) December 11, 2017
— Matt Timblin (@matt_timblin) December 11, 2017
— Melody Mendez (@MelodyNBCBoston) December 11, 2017
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