Every black Friday we hear stories of people behaving like animals to get sale items, and this year is no exception. Here are just a few of the stories being reported today.
This year one woman pepper sprayed fellow shoppers to get an x-box. See the story at cbs.com. (video below)
A crowd waiting for the Hollister Store in Soho in NYC broke down the doors and made off with loot at midnight when the shop didn’t open, witnesses said. It had been previously advertised that the store would open at midnight with big sales and lots of shirtless men. (story at observer.com)
Another shopper was shot when he refused to give up his purchases outside of a Wal-mart in San Leandro California early this morning. Read the full story by the AP Press. He’s now in critical condition. Another man was stabbed outside of Sacremento mall around 3 am.
In Myrtle Beach, a pair of attackers shot a 55-year-old woman in the foot at a carpark near a Walmart during another apparent robbery attempt, WMBF television said, and police are still investigating after shots were fired in a Fayetteville mall in North Carolina. And in Kissimmee, Florida, a man was arrested after taking a swing at police officers as they wrestled him to the ground near a Walmart jewellery counter. A Rome, New York, Wal-Mart was also the scene for violence resulting in two people being brought to the hospital. (see story at heraldsun.com)
Woman Uses Pepper Spray:
This video alleges to show a man being knocked out after he was caught putting some videos under his shirt in an Arizona Wal-Mart.
Here is a full story about what happened in the above-listed video:
Next we found this video of a store opening while an enormous crowd surges forward screaming.
Huffington Post put up this video of shoppers getting trampled as an Urban Outfitters Opened:
In Puerto Rico Best Buy workers panicked and tried to close the doors after realizing a mob was waiting outside.
Police use stun gun on a Wal-mart shopper:
Some more insanity…
And here’s some video from a Utah Wal-mart today:
Line Cutting is serious business.
And here’s a Black Friday Video of a different kind…