In Manila the number of victims of fire that occurred in a hotel, has grown to 36 people
MOSCOW, 2 Jun — RIA Novosti. The number of victims of fire that broke out in a hotel complex in Manila after the attempted robbery, has grown to 36, said the head of the Metropolitan police Oscar Albayalde.
Earlier it was reported about 34 dead. The attack injured more than 50 people.
As reports a news portal of ABS-CBN, people died due to suffocation.
According to police, the robber, armed with an assault rifle, was an avid player. He single-handedly tried to Rob a casino in the hotel, Resorts World Manila and lit gaming tables. The assailant killed himself.
The police state that we are talking about the foreigner — a man of European appearance, who spoke English.