Circuit City Stores Closing Nationwide

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

Another business in Midland closing for good.

Circuit City is going out of business.

In fact, workers just found out on Friday, all of its stores nationwide are closing.

NewsWest 9 talked to the manager of the Midland store.

He tells us he's not sure when they'll be shut down for good, but can't offer any more information than that.

No word on how many employees at the Midland store will be out of a job.

The corporate office says it will be selling off all the stores merchandise soon.

In all, more than 560 Circuit City's will be closed in the United States.

30,000 people will be out of a job.

The shutdown comes after the electronics retailer failed to find a buyer or a refinancing deal after filing for bankruptcy in November.