9/19/2016 8:30 AM
Ahmad Rahami — the man wanted for questioning for the series of explosions — was captured in a shootout with cops Monday morning.
Rahami was pinned down during a gun battle with cops in Linden, NJ … which is just across the Hudson River from Manhattan. Rahami was injured in the shootout, as was an officer … but his bulletproof vest saved his life.
Rahami survived the shooting and is now in custody.
Hours earlier, police had released his photo and named him a person of interest in the Chelsea explosion, and the explosive devices found in NJ.
Story developing …