Police investigate van parked in Times Square STORY HIGHLIGHTS White van may have been parked in same spot for two days Illegal plaque in front window; tarp covering inside, police say Vehicle parked at 42nd Street and Broadway in New York RELATED TOPICS Times Square New York City Police Department New York (CNN) -- Police blocked off a section of Times Square and evacuated some buildings Wednesday as they investigated a suspicious white van that may have been parked in the same spot for one or two days. According to Detective Martin Speechly of the New York Police Department, an illegal plaque is displayed in the front window of the van, and a tarp is covering the inside. There is also no license plate on the rear of the vehicle, Speechly said. Video footage showed officials examining the van, which was parked at 42nd Street and Broadway. CNN's Poppy Harlow and CNN Radio's Ninette Sosa contributed to this report. Find this article at: Police investigate van parked in Times Square - CNN.com NASDAQ and the Times square building have since been evacuated.