Reports: NYC, NJ Bomb Suspect In Custody After Gunfight With Police

Matt Vespa
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Posted: Sep 19, 2016 11:21 AM
Reports: NYC, NJ Bomb Suspect In Custody After Gunfight With Police

We have multiple reports from Reuters and other sources that Ahmad Khan Rahami, the man who is the target of today’s manhunt, has been taken into police custody after a firefight with police in Linden, New Jersey.

We'll keep you updated. 

UPDATE:

UPDATE II:

Linden Mayor Derek Armstead told local reporters that Rahami was found sleeping in the hallway of a bar owner, who called the police to report the incident. When the police arrived, they recognized him, with a firefight ensuing. One officer was shot, but his bulletproof vest saved him. Officers retuned fire, shooting at Rahami several times. He was wounded in his shoulder.