The police surrounded the town hall in Albuquerque after reports of hostage-taking

Police Albuquerque (new Mexico) checks the information about the shooting and hostage-taking in the municipal building in the business district of the city. This is the official page of the office on Twitter.

Residents were asked to avoid the area, there are fighters SWAT. Later the police said that information about an armed person not yet confirmed.

In addition, the police reported that one person was arrested, now he’s being questioned. It is noted that his role in the incident is unclear.