- That the annual bargainsday Black Friday is often not very gentle in America, is well known. We all know the images of hysterical Americans trying to pull electronics out of each other's hands, or running over each other while running to the most interesting purchase. This year things get out of hand: fights have been filmed and someone has been shot at a parking lot of a shopping center.
In Alabama and Hoover, people in various shopping centers have fought each other, reports NY Daily News.
A 19-year-old man was mortally wounded after he was shot at a mall in Missouri. This would have happened during the chaos of Black Friday, but the police can not confirm whether the reason is the bargaining craze.
American media speak of chaos. On images that are on Facebook you can see how hysterically it goes in some stores: