Friday May 10th, 2013
Dallas Cops Take an Hour to Respond to Armed Robbery, Say 911 Caller's Accent Was Too Strong (The Blaze)
Local media pressed the police for an explanation, and apparently a spokesperson responded in an email (via the Dallas Observer): “The caller had a very heavy accent and was speaking very quickly…The call taker had a very difficult time understanding the information and did not hear the caller say ‘shot’ or ‘shoot.’”