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NY police confirm car bomb caused Times Sq. evacuation

Breaking: NY police confirm car bomb caused Times Sq. evacuation 01 May 2010 The New York Police Department said on Saturday the incident that caused Times Square to be evacuated was what appeared to be a car bomb, which was being dismantled by officers on the scene. "This appears to be a car bomb that the bomb squad is in the process of dismantling," police spokesman Paul Browne said... Browne said an NYPD mounted policeman spotted a box smoking in the back of the sport utility vehicle and that the area was evacuated shortly after that.