Crime

The Suspect Arrested In The NYC Explosion Faces Several Charges

The 27-year-old suspect faces state and federal terrorism-related charges.

The Suspect Arrested In The NYC Explosion Faces Several Charges
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The suspect arrested in connection with Monday's explosion in New York City is facing a number of charges.

State authorities charged the 27-year-old man with criminal possession of a weapon, supporting an act of terrorism and making a terroristic threat. He also faces five federal terrorism-related charges.

New York City police identified the suspect Monday as Akayed Ullah.

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The explosion happened at the Port Authority Bus Terminal at 42nd St. and Eighth Ave., disrupting train and bus service.

Three people suffered minor injuries.