Suspect Caught After Failed NYC Bombing

Akayed Ullah, a 27-year-old Bangladeshi citizen from Brooklyn, has been identified as the individual who tried to set off a self made pipe bomb at New York City’s Port Authority bus terminal, at 42nd Street and 8th Avenue, only a short distance from Time Square.

Police have released that Ullah had multiple “low-tech devices” on his person, which included a 2nd smaller bomb just like the one he earlier that day.

Ullah, along with three other victims were taken to a local hospital after suffering minor injuries.

Ullah was “ISIS-inspired,” and possessed several dangerous materials including a “five-inch metal pipe bomb” with batteries attached. - 2015 | Privacy Policy