CNN’s Manhattan studios have been evacuated after the cable news network was sent a ‘suspicious package’ according to reports.
NYPD responded to a suspicious device discovered at the Time Warner Center, where CNN is based, in New York City.
Multiple Manhattan buildings have been evacuated after police responded to a suspicious package in the area of Columbus Circle, CNN reports.
NYPD issued a warning to people near the building urging them to ‘shelter in place’ as bomb teams dealt with the device.
The NYPD confirmed it has responded to 10 Columbus Circle. People have been told to avoid the area.
CNN’s bureau has evacuated as a precaution
Other devices were sent to Bill and Hillary Clinton and Former Prez Barack Obama.
Other reports claimed a pipe bomb had also been intercepted at the White House, these claims were denied by the US Secret Service.
This is a developing story.