Belgium: Armed man enters restaurant, threatens employees

Large police presence after armed man reportedly threatens employees at restaurant in Brussels, Belgium before fleeing.

Arutz Sheva Staff,

Gunman (stock)
Gunman (stock)

Police were called to the scene of a restaurant in the Ixelles neighborhood of Brussels, Belgium, after an armed man reportedly entered with a gun and threatened staff.

Reports indicated that the street was evacuated.

According to the Daily Mail, Local police said there was large police deployment in the area and a search was underway after the man fled.

"A person who is armed, threatened the staff of a restaurant who has now fled.

'We are looking for an individual and there has been a large police deployment in this street."

However, one witness claimed on twitter that the suspect has been caught.