One person in custody after New York City subway explosion

Police respond to a report of an explosion near Times Square on Monday Dec. 11 2017 in New York

Akayed Ullah, 27, was identified as the suspected bomber who caused the explosion this morning, December 11, at Manhattan's Port Authority Bus Terminal, according to NYPD Commissioner John O'Neil.

News of the incident jarred financial markets as trading was getting underway for the week.

Andre Rodriguez, 62, a caseworker at one of the city's shelters, said that he heard an explosion shortly before 7:30.

One person in custody after New York City subway explosion

Seventeen-year-old student Darius Lee told The Straits Times on Tuesday that he was in the city with his family for the NY leg of a holiday from Nov 28 to Dec 13. It detonated as he walked through a tunnel beneath the Port Authority building. The suspect was also injured and was taken into custody.

"As terror attacks become increasingly commonplace, we have already accepted it as an inevitable part of life, including travelling overseas", said Darius.

"This was an attempted terrorist attack, "CNN quoted New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio as saying".

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"I was going through the turnstile", he said.

Ullah detonated a pipe bomb in a subway corridor injuring three people. He detonated it on goal, it has been said.

"This is NY", said Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The device was reported to have gone off prematurely, and the explosion was recorded on surveillance camera. Police quickly evacuated the Port Authority station and closed roads in the area, which were filled with police cars and ambulances with flashing lights.

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Four people were left injured after the attack, which occurred in an underground passageway that links subway lines on 42nd Street in midtown Manhattan.

President Donald Trump has been briefed on the incident, according to local media and the White House. As often happens in situations like these, some information reported early may turn out to be inaccurate.

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