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At Nordstrom Rack hostage
scene, mall employees try to
go to work

Los Angeles Times, by Matt Stevens

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Posted By:PageTurner, 1/11/2013 12:45:04 PM

Near the scene of an overnight hostage situation at the Nordstrom Rack store in Westchester, traffic was picking up Friday morning around the Promenade at Howard Hughes Center mall. As cars drove by on Sepulveda Boulevard and Center Drive, puzzled mall employees, many of whom were unaware of the hostage situation in which 14 Rack employees were held and later released, gathered at the main entrance to the mall and questioned authorities about what to do. Jackie Carter, 40, of Redondo Beach, works in technical support in a building on Center Drive.

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Apparently, nobody told the other employees about the hostage drama the night before and they all showed up at 6 am to work. The LA Times reporter never did find out whether they would be opening for the day or not.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Jubilationtcornpone, 1/11/2013 1:40:44 PM     (No. 9111062)

All of which might have been thwarted by a good man or woman with a gun.

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