Culprit in Custody

The man suspected of being behind the blast in New York City is in custody after being shot by police.

The suspect in the bombings in New York City and New Jersey is in police custody after being spotted sleeping in a bar in New Jersey. After a shootout with police, he has been charged with five counts of attempted murder, with more charges -including from the Feds- pending as the investigation into his motives continues on. Those who knew the suspect say they’re surprised; his family originally from Afghanistan and well-known in their New Jersey community. With no known ties to terror groups, athoriteis will continue to investigate.