Las Vegas Shooting – A Man In A Pig Mask Opens Fire At Bellagio Hotel
Shooter wearing a pig mask open fire and sends people running for their lives at Las Vegas in a popular US tourist hotspot.
It happen at upmarket Bellagio Hotel at about 8am (1am US time) sending the hotel guest under tables for cover and fear for their lives. This happened during an attempted armed raid on a Rolex shop inside the hotel.
Several witnesses have narrated a terrifying scene as holidaymakers stampede over each other trying to run away from the building. While the shooting was going on, someone people took to tweeter explaining what’s happening, one tweet reads:
“Omg mass panic at Bellagio. A fight and Or shooting. Everyone is running. I’m currently ducked on the floor under a table. Now I’m hiding with several guests in an emergency exit stairwell. All I heard were shots and waves of people running yelling RUN RUN!”
While other eyewitnesses shared pictures of the alleged gunman and robber in a pig mask while the police have surrounded the entire building. There is also a huge gathering of people outside the Bellagio hotel.
The gunman has been arrested while it is still unclear why he had the pig mask, but as of now the police have launch a manhunt of two other accomplices. The police have confirmed shots were fired but no injuries and have launched an investigation into the robbery.