Rep. Maloney Statement on Capture of Chelsea Bombing Suspect

Sep 19, 2016
Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-12) released the following statement after news of the suspected Chelsea bomber being brought into custody.

“New York law enforcement’s swift action in the wake of the bombing Saturday night in Chelsea is a shining example of why I am so proud to be a New Yorker. City, state and federal law enforcement joined forces to bring in this suspect within 48 hours of the incident. No city is better than New York in a crisis. I once again extend my gratitude to the NYPD, NYFD and FBI for keeping us safe in the aftermath of the bombing.”