Fights break out among Christmas shoppers in New Jersey, Alabama and Georgia
As Christmas Eve shoppers wrapped up their last-minute holiday purchases, fights reportedly broke out at malls in New Jersey, Georgia, Alabama and Washington.
One fight occurred inside of Topshop at Lenox Mall in Atlanta; another physical altercation took place at Newport Center Mall in New Jersey Friday night before Christmas Eve, and two fights broke out back-to-back at a small shopping center in Alabama.
According to witnesses, at least one female suspect in the fight in the Alabama mall was arrested and handcuffed as police escorted her out of the mall.
As for the incident in Georgia, the brawl between two women left damages and serious injuries to the mall security guards attempting to break up the dispute. Witness Armani Woods was on site during the time of the scuffle and took to his Facebook account to upload the unsettling footage.
One woman is seen punching another woman on the ground in the violent clip. Just seconds later, the same woman is then shown pulling the other’s hair while friends struggled to intervene to pull her away.
In another report, from Q13 Fox News, a man was taken to the hospital after he was stabbed while trying to break up a fight between two teenagers at the Alderwood Mall in Lynnwood, Washington. Officers identified the suspect as a 19-year-old man. They are holding him in custody. The condition of the victim who was stabbed has not been released.
None of the victims or suspects’ names were listed.