Frustration is starting to show among authorities and beleaguered management of a soon-to-be dead mall that is not only confronting baby-sitting problems but also crushing debt, lackluster revenue amid the pandemic and consumers moving to online shopping.
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There were apparently more issues involving teenagers at the Independence Center on Saturday.
The Independence Police Department passed along a simple request from the mall's managers:
"If you left a child (under 18) at the Independence Center, come get them now. This is at the request of mall management."
A new curfew went into effect on Black Friday in an effort to try and stop fights and disturbances involving unsupervised minors.
Police say fights and other disturbances have been a problem for years due to a lack of parental supervision at businesses in the area.
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