An “incident is underway” in a recreational park in Nuneaton, central England, announced Sunday on Twitter the British police, which excluded the terrorist track, Reuters reported.
It provides no further details, but messages posted on social networks speak of an armed man, who held several hostages on the site, which is a cinema, a bowling alley, a gym and several restaurants.
According to a witness interviewed by Sky News, he is a former bowling employee.
Photos posted on Twitter showed armed policemen in the complex and local press reports that the roads leading to it have been closed to traffic.
According to a Coventry Telegraph reporter, a medical helicopter arrived at the scene, where three ambulances were already located.