Video: Mall Santa looking for work after mall shuts down

Posted at 8:22 AM, Dec 07, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-07 08:22:07-05

ST. LOUIS – A mall Santa who lives outside of St. Louis is now standing outside the mall he used to call home.

KTVI- TVspoke to the Santa without a mall. He blamed the economy for forcing the mall to cancel its Santa display.

Santa said he’ll wait outside the mall with a sign – until someone who needs Santa calls him for work.