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Gov. Malloy and Lt. Gov. Wyman Statements On Today's Attack In New York City

Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman released the following statements regarding this morning’s attack at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan:

Governor Malloy said, “Our thoughts are with New York City today, especially with the first responders and the injured innocent bystanders. Keeping our citizens safe is our number one priority, and the public’s vigilance and partnership is critical to keeping authorities informed. Please be aware of your surroundings at all times and report questionable behavior to law enforcement. If you see something suspicious in your daily travels, say something.”

Lt. Governor Wyman said, “While I am relieved that more people weren’t injured, my heart goes out to those innocent victims who were close to the blast, as well as the many people who were suddenly faced with threats to their lives and safety. Once again, I am so grateful to the first responders on scene for their bravery and expertise. I join many others in standing with the people of New York in the face of yet another act of violence.”

Connecticut’s Homeland Security Tip Line is available 24-hours a day and can be contacted via telephone at 1-866-HLS-TIPS (1-866-457-8477) and on the web at If immediate attention is necessary, people should call 9-1-1 and inform the operator about what they saw and what struck them as concerning.


Juliet Manalan
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