The alleged suspect was a janitor of the mall and is holding his female collegue at knife point.
As of 2:30 pm, negotiations between the hostage taker and Sr. Supt. Arthur Bisnar is still in process.
At a phone interview, he briefly stated that the reason behind the hostage taking seems to be about jealoush between the suspect and the victim. No further information was yet released.
Below is a video where we can clearly see the woman having a knife against her throat, held by the hostage taker. Take a look.