CNN Broadcast Interrupted As NYC’s Time Warner Center Evacuated
The Time Warner Center, located in New York City’s Columbus Circle, has been evacuated, interrupting a broadcast by CNN.
Major drama in the US right now. Bombs sent to Clinton’s, Obama, White House and CNN. This is CNN ending a live broadcast after a fire alarm to evacuate pic.twitter.com/0XugDvriXS
— Andy Enrique (@A1) October 24, 2018
CNN has had to move its broadcast to DC because its Time Warner building in NYC has been evacuated
— Sam Stein (@samstein) October 24, 2018
— Oliver Darcy (@oliverdarcy) October 24, 2018
One CNN employee said she wasn’t allowed to grab her coat or belongings and was told to immediately head to the staircase.
Everyone at CNN NY being evacuated. Swarms of NYPD outside — I wasn’t allowed to grab a coat or any of my belongings — told to immediately go to staircase pic.twitter.com/rtcAoKS6y9
— MJ Lee (@mj_lee) October 24, 2018
A suspicious package was cited as the reason for the evacuation. A bomb squad is reportedly on the scene to investigate. It’s notable that the Secret Service intercepted possible bombs sent the Clintons and the Obamas on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.