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Published January 14, 2013, 12:00 AM

Los Angeles Store Robbery

Police secure the scene at the Nordstrom Rack store at Westchester Mall in Los Angeles, where LAPD SWAT officers rescued 14 people who were hiding in a storage room following an armed robbery, Friday, Jan. 11, 2013. Employees were closing up the store and preparing to go home when two gunmen stormed inside and took them hostage. The thugs stabbed one of the 14 Nordstrom Rack employees and sexually assaulted another before SWAT officers freed everyone early Friday, more than three hours after the ordeal began. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Irfan Khan)
Read the article: Five arrested in Los Angeles store hostage drama