CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (WIVB) — The Walden Galleria will host its third security lockdown drill of the year.

The drill will be at 11:15 a.m. on Wednesday.

The drill is a precautionary measure conducted by the Walden Galleria Security and Cheektowaga Police to equip mall employees with proper training in case of an emergency.

A public announcement will be made prior to the drill and will last approximately 15 minutes.

Mall shoppers are to go about their shopping normally.

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