Earlier on Monday, police identified the 28-year-old Rahami as a suspect in three separate incidents.
Saturday night, an explosion in New York City’s Chelsea neighborhood injured 29 people. Earlier in the day, a bomb exploded near a US Marine Corps charity race in the city of Seaside Park, New Jersey, about 80 miles south of New York. No one was hurt in the New Jersey incident.
On Monday morning, a third bomb exploded near a train station in Elizabeth, New Jersey as police explosives experts were trying to disarm the device.