Failed suicide bombing attempt in the subway under the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan NYC

A pipe bomb affixed to the suspect with Velcro straps detonated at about
7:20 a.m. in a passageway between subway lines that runs a full city
block under 42nd Street between 7th and 8th Avenues

The in the arm and torso from the device that went off in his arms.

"Preliminary investigation at the scene indicates that this male was
wearing an improvised low-tech explosive device attached to his body. He
intentionally detonated that device," said NYPD Commissioner James

The man, whose address is in Brooklyn, is from Bangladesh and has been in the United States 7 years.

made statements indicating he supports ISIS, investigators said. He
has a brother in a Brooklyn school that authorities are now trying to

Three civilians suffered minor injuries.


By: EniaInches (340.90)

Tags: Suicide, bomber, pipe bomb, nyc, bus, subway, fail, isis

Location: New York, United States