5 people taken into custody in connection with New York City explosion

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Monday, September 19, 2016
Debris and a mangled toolbox sit on the sidewalk at the scene of an explosion on West 23rd street in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York, Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016. (AP Photo)
Debris and a mangled toolbox sit on the sidewalk at the scene of an explosion on West 23rd street in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York, Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016. (AP Photo)

CHELSEA, Manhattan -- Sources say five people were taken into custody this afternoon in connection with Saturday's bombing in Chelsea.

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At 8:45 p.m., the FBI and NYPD conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle of interest in the investigation into the bombing.

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Firefighters arrive at the scene of an apparent explosion in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, in New York, Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
AP Photo/Andres Kudacki

Police say the men were in a car stopped on the Belt Parkway. They were headed from Staten Island to Brooklyn on the Verrazano Narrows Bridge.

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