The V-Mall shopping complex in San Juan, Manila, was locked down after reports that a gunman had taken a number of hostages inside the complex on March 2.
In this video, people can be seen screaming and running after gathering at the doors to a section of the mall, which is part of the Greenhills Shopping Complex.
Local police said around 20 people had been taken hostage on the second floor of the mall, according to media reports. One person was reported to have been shot and was being treated in hospital. Credit: Enj Fuentes via Storyful