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Philippines: Resorts World Manila on lockdown June 2 /update 1

Resorts World Manila is on lockdown following reports of gunfire on June 2; avoid the area

01 Jun 08:08 PM UTC
TIMEFRAME expected from 6/1/2017, 11:00 PM until 6/2/2017, 11:59 PM (Asia/Manila). COUNTRY/REGION Metro Manila

Event

Media sources reported gunfire and explosions outside Resorts World Manila in the Pasay City area of Metro Manila at approximately 01:30 (local time) on Friday, June 2. According to local media sources, police officers and emergency services have been deployed to the area. Witnesses said there was at least one gunman firing at guests. There are unconfirmed reports of injuries after guests evacuated from the hotel. Details are still emerging. Avoid the area.

Advice

Individuals in Metro Manila are advised to monitor the situation and avoid the area.

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