Reports of Gunshots, Sent April 7th at 7PM

 

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens of reports of gunshots on the Vivy Mitchel shortcut near the Best Time Hotel. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area.

Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence. You should avoid areas of demonstrations, and exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gatherings, protests, or demonstrations.

  • Contact the U.S. Embassy in Haiti, located at  Tabarre 41, Boulevard du 15 Octobre, Tabarre, Haiti; telephone 509-2229-8000; after-hours emergency telephone 509-2229-8122; ACS unit fax 509-2229-8027; e-mail ; website.
  • Call 1-888-407-4747 toll-free in the United States and Canada or 1-202-501-4444 from other countries from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, Monday through Friday (except U.S. federal holidays).

If your contact information has changed or you are no longer in Haiti, please update your STEP account as the Embassy cannot do it for you