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Life With A Price Gun In America: Shoppers Step Over Stabbed Woman

by | 6th, July 2007

shoppers.jpg AMERICANS are supposed to be a friendly bunch, always saying hi to neighbors and greeting each other with a friendly “how are you?”

So it came as a bit of a shock to residents of Wichita, Kansas, that as a 27-year-old woman lay bleeding to death on the floor of a convenience store on Saturday no one came to her aid.

In fact, shoppers were so unconcerned with the woman that four of them stepped over her in order to pay at the cash register. And a fifth, stepped over her four times as she went about her shopping, pausing a fifth time to take a photograph with her cell phone.

During that time, the victim LaShanda Calloway struggled to her feet three times before collapsing on the floor.

When shoppers finally called 911, a good two minutes after the stabbing took place, Calloway was rushed to hospital. She died later of her wounds.

Wichita police spokesman Gordon

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