Shoplifting Arrest Causes Scare at NY Mall; Three Hurt


Three shoppers were slightly injured Tuesday afternoon at a Long Island mall after a suspected shoplifter knocked over a display case, causing some to think gunshots had been fired, The Associated Press reported. Shoppers at Roosevelt Field Mall in Nassau County attempted to flee the scene, with three people injured in the stampede. The mall was closed for 15 minutes as a precaution and the alleged shoplifter was taken into custody.