New York Governor Cuomo Orders Investigation Into Bomb Threat to Times Square

Albany, NY (STL.News) New York Governor Cuomo released the following statement:

“The bomb threat made against Times Square is a despicable and cowardly act meant to instill fear and panic in our community, and New Yorkers will not tolerate these scare tactics.

“I am directing the New York State Police to coordinate with local and federal partners to launch a full-scale investigation into this incident.

“There is no indication that this threat is credible, but with that said, state police will be on the ground working with NYPD and partners to step up patrols in the area during the day.”