Explosions and gunfire in central Jakarta confirmed as terror attacks
UPDATED TIME: 1:15 a.m. ET
On Thursday morning local time, a series of explosions in downtown Jakarta, Indonesia sent a popular shopping and business area into lockdown. According to reports by The Jakarta Post, the explosions have left at least four dead, including one police officer.
At least four dead in explosions near Jakarta shopping mall https://t.co/DRGXmgLTm6
— The Jakarta Post (@jakpost) January 14, 2016
Indonesian authorities have also confirmed that the bombings are terror attacks related to ISIS.
Police are saying the Jakarta terror attack is ISIS-related