Metro-North Train Evacuated Over Suspicious Package

Passengers were ordered off the train in Pelham.

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A New Haven line Metro-North train en route to Grand Central Station was evacuated briefly because of a suspicious package.

The train left New Haven at 12:57 p.m. and was evacuated at the Pelham, New York station at 2:15 p.m.

The passengers were taken off the train, which was due into Grand Central at 2:41 p.m., and were allowed back on around 3 p.m.

A producer from WNBC who was on the train said a man got into an altercation with a woman, allegedly threatening to blow up the train and was taken into custody.

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