The small group was running back and forth, and Renner ran toward them, saying “I just want to talk to you.” They stopped but didn’t seem to know who he was, leading Renner to believe they were not from Bloomington.
After the incident, he left the mall and drove to Best Buy, where he saw phalanx of officers blocking access to Parkway Plaza. He then drove past Eastland again and back downtown and went home after not seeing anything.
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