Assistant Chief Constable Steve Johnson said: “Police responded to a report of an incident at the Park Inn Hotel in West George Street, Glasgow, at 12.50pm today.
“Officers were on the scene within two minutes, and armed officers shortly afterwards, and the incident was quickly contained.cal but stable condition. The officer’s family is aware.
“The other men in hospital are aged 17, 18, 20, 38 and 53. Liaison officers have been appointed.
“Our thoughts are with the families of those who were injured, including our officer.
“The incident is not being treated as terrorism and our investigation is continuing into the circumstances. There is no wider risk to the public, however the street remains closed and people should avoid the area.
“As would be the case in any police discharge of firearms involving a fatality, the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service has instructed the Police Investigations and Review Commissioner to investigate.”
Images from inside the Park Inn Hotel