BREAKING: New York explosion WAS terror attack Governor says as 1,000 security officials drafted in
But Governor Andrew Cuomo has since claimed the attack was an act of terrorism, but that no link to international groups has been found.
He said significant damage had been caused and “we were lucky there were no fatalities”, adding: “Whoever placed these bombs – we will find them and they will be brought to justice.”
The shocking footage emerging frm the scene shows the moment to explosion struck on 23rd and 6th Avenue in the fashionable Chelsea neighbourhood of Manhattan, at around 8.30pm local time, 1.30am UK time.
The device detonated outside a shop called The King David Gallery, in the heart of the bustling district, and is believed to have been concealed in a dumpster
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