A man took hostage six people including five children in Taguig City on Friday afternoon.
Initial report from Southern Police District (SPD) PIO Police Inspector Jenny Tecson said that hostage taking incident started around 2 p.m. located at Blk 11 lot 17 Barangay Pinagsama, Taguig.
She identified the suspect as Rael Aquino, armed with two kitchen knives inside a room with five children ages 2, 11, 13, 15, 18 and 30-year old housemaid.
As of posting, members of the Taguig Community Precinct led by Police Sr. Insp. Aguile are now in negotiation with the suspect for his surrender. PNA