Primark evacuated in Golden Square after alarm triggered

Primark in Golden Square on the day it opened

Primark in Golden Square on the day it opened

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PRIMARK was evacuated as a safety precaution early this afternoon, Tuesday, when the shop's alarm system was set off by a customer.

Shoppers were seen crowding around the entrance to the Golden Square clothes store just before 1pm.

Ian Cox, Golden Square's manager, said: "Primark was evacuated as a precaution this afternoon as the result of the alarm system being triggered by a customer accidentally.

"The store promptly reopened to the public.

"The safety and wellbeing of our visitors is always our first priority."

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10:15am Wed 22 Jan 14

moleogod says...

so. pick up some stuff. pull the alarm and run with you ill gotten gains. blending in with the crowds
so. pick up some stuff. pull the alarm and run with you ill gotten gains. blending in with the crowds moleogod
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7:46am Thu 23 Jan 14

Nick Tessla says...

The alarm went off because a natural fibre was detected in the stock room.
The alarm went off because a natural fibre was detected in the stock room. Nick Tessla
  • Score: 2

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