A Furious Terror Attacks Lower Manhattan

Ngebray.com,- A driver drove on a popular Manhattan bike path on Tuesday. NYPD and witnesses said hitting multiple pedestrians and firing what appeared to be a gun. One person has been taken into custody, police said. They couldn’t confirm if anyone had beed hit by gunfire.

 

A spokesman for the New York City mayor said that he had been briefed on the incident and that there is no active threat. The NYPD added that pedestrians should avoid the areas of Chambers Street and West Street.

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It is the worst terror attack on New York since September 11, 2001. The attacker has since been named as Sayfullo Saipov. Saipov, 29, from Uzbekistan, entered the US legally in 2010.