Hostages released from Philippine Shopping Mall, perpetrator arrested - UPDATED-2
- 02 March 2020
A former security guard has taken several employees of the V-Mall in the city of San Juan hostage, APA reports citing Sputnik.
About 30 people are being held hostage at the administration office of Vira Mall, San Juan Mayor Francis Zamora said, quoting the police.
San Juan Mayor Francis Zamora said that one person had been shot and was being treated at a local hospital.
The police had evacuated the V-Mall after receiving reports of gunshots in the area.