By Staff

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Crowds at NorthPark Center in Dallas were left confused Saturday afternoon after being forced to evacuate while alarms wailed. Police say it was due to a water main leak.

Police say the evacuation is considered a “false alarm” as crews work to find the leak.

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CBS 11 News’ Ken Molestina captured video of crowds leaving the mall after hearing the alarms.

“Why did @Nordstrom just evacuate everyone from the #northpark #dallas location. No sirens. No smoke. Just a voice over a loudspeaker and a mass exodus,” a witness said on Twitter.

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Normal business operations resumed later in the afternoon. Staff