Update #3: Update #3: Updates from the Orange County Sheriff have tied police activity to vehicle theft. The suspect is armed and dangerous. No injuries or other incidents have been reported.
Update #2: Mike of Blog Mickey (TBC) posted this tweet:
So by the looks of things everything has calmed down and we will update this story once we have more.
Update: According to WDWNT, Cast Member vehicles are being allowed to move once again. No further updates are available at this time, stay tuned to Orlando Theme Park Zone.
Original Post: Cast Members trying to get to and from the Magic Kingdom (Walt Disney World) are reporting substantial police activity and helicopters throughout the area behind the theme park, allegedly due to a mass police manhunt after an armed subject.
Several reports on social media have also emerged regarding sightings of the armed subject. Police officers have been seen with weapons drawn near and around Reams Road, impacting local traffic:
Stay tuned to Orlando Theme Park Zone for more on this developing story – we’ll update this story once further reports emerge.