Alarm fault triggers mall evacuation

Last updated 14:12 12/08/2012

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Shoppers have been evacuated from a suburban Christchurch shopping centre after its alarm system malfunctioned.

A Fire Service spokesman said people were evacuated from The Palms mall in Shirley this afternoon after an alarm was activated.

An issue with the alarm system had caused the alarm to activate, the spokesman said.

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