The fine line between minding your own business and staying safe: reporting suspicious behaviour

I was looking for wires, or other random looking materials hanging out of a garbage can.

Standing near the entrance of a store, I scanned the area for odd items not belonging. There was the usual flyers and other trash littering near the shopping carts, but nothing particularly suspicious jumped out at me.

Still, I was half ready to run, half ready to dial 911.

The entire experience left me feeling out of sorts.

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