A suspicious device, which appears to be wired, was spotted on Wall Street in lower Manhattan Thursday.

The NYPD bomb squad is now on scene. The public has been advised to steer clear of the area.


lower Manhattan bomb squad

“We’re investigating this package,” the precinct tweeted to PIX11 News. “Don’t panic the worlds best Bomb Squad is on the scene.” h/t pix11

lower Manhattan bomb squad

It’s happening at Water and Wall streets, according a tweet sent at 11:25 a.m. from the NYPD’s 1st Precinct. Police told the public to stay away from the area while the investigation continues.