Homes in Queens were raided earlier today in connection with an ongoing FBI investigation, the New York City Police Department confirms.
The NYPD says one of the residences is located on 147th Street between Parsons and 41st Avenue in Flushing, Queens.
The Associated Press reports that the investigation is terrorism-related but neither the FBI nor the NYPD will confirm those claims.
The FBI says several criminal search warrants were issued but no arrests have been made at this time.
According to the AP, officials are said to be preparing to brief Congress about the investigation.