A “serious incident” has been going on in the center of Glasgow, Scotland, since mid-afternoon. According to journalists on the spot, several people were stabbed. The DailyMail reports that a man reportedly stabbed three people, near a hotel, before being shot by the police.
Police confirmed on Twitter that an officer was among the victims, but said nothing about his condition. In total, the incident reportedly left three dead and three injured.
SkyNews specifies that several streets have been cordoned off and that emergency services are present in large numbers. A large police force visited the site.
A witness explained to the AP agency that he saw several people bleeding out of a hotel. Police then entered the establishment.
Police asked residents to avoid the scene.