Resorts World Manila Currently In Lockdown After Attacked By Masked, Armed Men
Resorts World Manila has been attacked by armed men wearing masks and the gunshots inside the building causing fear and panic to customers.
On late Thursday evening (June 01, 2017), numerous gunshots were heard from the Resorts World Manila. The customers and the hotel employees were told to immediately leave the establishment before the scenario get worse.
The gun fires were fired from the 3rd floor of the restaurant according to one of its employee. Some witnesses stated that they saw armed man wearing mask inside the building and smoke can be seen at the hotel, according to some reports.
A Facebook user named Kara Verano has also uploaded a video showing how people panicked while running going out of Resorts World Manila. The video also shows a witness being interviewed by the authorities.
The establishment also said that the Resorts World Manila is currently lockdown after gun fires were heard from unidentified men. The hotel is now cooperating with the Philippine National Police (PNP) to ensure the safety of both customers and employees.
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Posted by GMA News on Thursday, June 1, 2017
The official Facebook page of GMA News has also posted a video of the real scenario outside the Resorts World Manila. In the video, smoke can be seen while numerous people were curiously observing the area.
The social media page of Inquirer has also posted a photo of one of the alleged gunmen responsible for the Resorts World Manila incident. The photo was grabbed via screenshot from the CCTV footage sent by PNP to media, but PNP Chief Dela Rosa told the media that this gunman was already dead.
There are some speculation from the netizens claiming that the attack was conducted by ISIS and other terrorist group, but there are still no news reported confirming the rumors authenticity.
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