Following a shootout on Monday, police captured a man they suspect of planting several bombs over the weekend in New York and New Jersey.
Ahmad Khan Rahami, a 28-year-old naturalized U.S. citizen from Afghanistan, was shot by police in Linden, N.J., and underwent surgery, officials said.
Here’s what we know about Rahami.
He immigrated to the U.S. in the mid-1990s with his family.
Rahami had come to the United States as a small child with his parents, who were seeking asylum from Afghanistan’s war. He later became a naturalized U.S. citizen.