As if isht wasn’t tense enough in NY today as it is…
As of this morning, we’ve already had one flight diverted and one “suspicious package” discovered in the DC Metro area. So you all ready know isht is extra tense in New York today.
Now, they’ve got this to add to the fray.
Police are investigating reports that a mentally-disturbed military veteran could be on his way to Ground Zero.
The parents of the North Carolina Army vet informed officers of their concerns and security services are taking the matter seriously, CNN reported.
The fresh development comes as thousands of NYPD officers line the city’s streets on high alert over the risk of a terrorist attack on the the 10th anniversary of 9/11.
FBI investigators are working furiously to establish the identities of three assailants referred to in the terror threat, after a suspicious object was discovered at Dulles International Airport near Washington yesterday.
And a flight headed to Baltimore had to be diverted to Nashville after a passenger exhibited ‘suspicious behaviour’.
Snipers are standing on the roofs of buildings overlooking the World Trade Center site as the memorial gets underway, with President Barack Obama in attendance.
Roads are blocked and police checkpoints for both vehicles and pedestrians surround the memorial, with backpacks checked by bomb-sniffing dogs and put through x-ray machines.
Government agents are continuing their search of travel documents in relation to the specific terrorist threat and security has been further heightened as a result.