Update: Large Police Presence Spotted At Disney’s Beach Club

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Disney's Beach & Yacht Club

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Update:

Inside the Magic has since updated this original article. As of 9:53pm EST on February 27, Orange County Sheriff’s Office has released a statement on this situation.

Deputies were at the Disney Beach Club Resort in reference to a suspicious person. Someone thought a man had a gun under a jacket. Deputies determined there was no threat. Guests at the resort are safe. We take all threats seriously and will always respond and investigate.”

Original Story:

Breaking News!

It is currently being reported that there is a large police presence at Disney’s Beach Club. It has also been reported that SWAT and Orange County Sheriff’s Department was seen on site and a helicopter was heard circling the resort.

According to the official Orange County Sheriff’s Department site, there is a report that came in stating a “suspicious person” at “Epcot Resorts Boulevard”.

Twitter users have also taken to the social media platform to try and figure out what is currently happening at Disney’s Beach Club Resort. 

One user writing, “There is a large police presence near EPCOT right now. The only public information given out is that they are looking for a suspicious person. If you are currently at WDW stay safe, be aware of your surroundings.”

This is a breaking news story and Inside the Magic will continue to update everyone as we get information. We hope everyone is safe.

More On Disney’s Beach Club Resort

The official Walt Disney World website describes the Beach Club Resort as:

Discover the casual elegance of this charming, New England-style Resort hotel. Savor exquisite dining, and explore the pools, lagoons and spas of Stormalong Bay. Sail around Crescent Lake on a rented mini-powerboat, and experience the luxurious comfort of a Club Level Suite. Sharing many amenities with its more formal sister, Disney’s Yacht Club Resort, Disney’s Beach Club Resort is walking distance to Epcot and a convenient boat ride to Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
Disney's Beach Club Resort
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