Target Closes Several Stores Across LA Amid Looting, Amazon Cuts Down On Deliveries – CBS Los Angeles [Video]

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA/AP) – Several Target stores across Los Angeles remained shuttered Monday — after at least two stores were looted over the weekend during the George Floyd protests — while e-commerce giant Amazon was forced to decrease deliveries in order to keep its drivers safe.

A Target store in the Beverly Grove shopping center was looted Saturday, while a downtown L.A. Target was also hit by looters Friday.

Twenty Target locations were closed Sunday across L.A. and Orange counties. On Monday, that number was down considerably.

Employees impacted by store closures will be paid for up to 14 days of scheduled hours during store closures, including COVID-19 premium pay. They will also be able to work at other nearby Target locations.

According to its website, the following stores were closed Monday:

  • West Hollywood: 7100 Santa Monica Blvd.
  • Beverly Grove: 8480 Beverly Blvd Ste 1A
  • Koreatown: 620 S Virgil Ave Ste 100
  • Mid-City: 1302 S. La Brea Ave, Ste A.
  • West L.A.: 11840 …

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