Heavy armed police storm on the Trump Tower in Vancouver and evacuate more than 1,000 guests and employees
- The "heavily armed" police reportedly stormed Trump's luxury hotel in Vancouver
- A witness says that the guests and the staff of the property have been evacuated
- More than 16 police cars were seen outside the Trump International Hotel & Tower
Jessica Green for Mailonline
The "heavily armed" police reportedly stormed President Trump's luxury hotel in Vancouver.
Guests and staff were evacuated when a witness claimed to have seen more than 16 police cars outside the Trump International Hotel & Tower.
Apparently more than 1,000 people [were] taken outside.
In a video posted online, people crowd in front of the tower as police cars rush by
The woman who shot the footage said guests and staff had been led outside through the front and back doors
Social media users have quickly posted pictures of what is believed to be an evacuation of guests
In a video posted online, people crowd in front of the tower as police cars rush by.
The woman who shot the footage said guests and staff had been brought outside through the front and back doors, the mirror reports.
Police cars could be seen outside of Trump's hotel, while guests were also led away from the building
One witness reported seeing "more than 1,000 people outside".
"There are some girls with their faces in their hands, it looks like they are crying," she comments.
She also tweeted: "16 cop cars at the Trump Tower in Vancouver and more are coming! People on the scene say that policemen are using "long guns" & # 39; have come in … and have all shooed out! & # 39;
Another social media user wrote: "Trump Tower Vancouver is a strange thing, with several police cars and people running on the sidewalk."
US President Donald Trump is currently visiting the United Kingdom and meeting with Prime Minister Theresa May and the Queen.
The hotel was contacted for a comment.