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Whew! It's a good thing Seattle has strict gun laws. It could have been a lot worse.
"The heart of the wise inclines to the right, but the heart of the fool to the left." Eccl. 10:2
diffusion of responsibility. Basically, there were enough people present that each person assumed someone else was already making the call. The more people, the worse it becomes.
If you need help from a large group, you have to single out an individual for help, which is what your friend did and it worked. "You in the blue shirt [point to them]. I need you to call 911! Sir in the red shirt, help me stop this bleeding!"