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New York City authorities confirm an explosion in midtown Manhattan on Monday morning during the busy morning rush hour.

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 The suspect, originally from Bangladesh, has been in the United States for seven years and has an address in Brooklyn, ABC News said citing sources.

Update: 9:10 a.m. ET - The male suspect in the attack near Times Square Monday suffered non-life-threatening injuries and is being taken to Bellevue Hospital, about two miles away from the Port Authority Bus Terminal, the site of the blast. He has not been identified.

There have been four non-life-threatening injuries reported from the attack, according to the New York City Fire Department. 

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said police officers, firefighters and first responders are working to secure the area and an investigation is underway.

New York City officials confirm explosion near Times Square from CNBC.

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