Breaking: Hostage situation at bowling alley in Warwickshire

Update 1:00 PM Central Time: Police storm Nuneaton bowling alley, gunman held and no casualties reported, MFA Bowl boss says.

The Warwickshire Police department in the United Kingdom tweeted that its officers were dealing Sunday afternoon with an “ongoing incident” in Nuneaton, near the city of Birmingham.

In another tweet, police said the incident is “unconnected to any terrorist activity.”. The man is said to be armed with a shotgun.

The entire shopping center is currently on lockdown. An witness, Sarah Fleming, said she had been notified that a man with a gun had taken an unspecified number of hostages.

More to come…


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