5 explosive devices have been found near the Train Station in Elizabeth NJ. This is the third incident happening involving pipe bombs since this past Saturday in the areas of New York and New Jersey.
Around 8.47pm, Police was called when 2 men found a suspicious backpack inside a garbage can. Police notified FBI, ATF, State Police and the area was secured. The Explosion happened when police-bomb-robot tried to disarm one of the devices Mayor Bollwage has said.
FBI raids have been also taking place in Elizabeth but it is not clear if it is connected to this incident.
All Police Departments in Northern NJ are currently in high Alert according to multiple sources.
This video serves as a live account of the evening as the events unfolded.