ARMED cops stormed Manchester’s Hilton Hotel after a woman had her throat slit in an apparent knife attack.
Three men and two women have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.
The woman was attacked inside the hotel lobby with medics to rushing to the building on Deansgate shortly after 11am.
One witness said: “Something is going on at The Hilton Hotel on Deansgate, Manchester, must be at least 15 police cars, police running in and out of the hotel and into car park opposite my office and there appears to be a woman with her throat slit.”
She has suffered serious injuries to her neck and is being treated for lacerations.
Greater Manchester Police said: “Three men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman was attacked inside the Hilton Hotel on Deansgate and is being treated for lacerations to her neck.”
GMP added that the attack is not believed to be related to terrorism or thought to be a random act.