Pre-Black Friday sales chaos in America yesterday

Footage posted online appears to show a pre-Black Friday frenzy in a Walmart supermarket store yesterday, in the US.

Crowds pour around discounted TVs and officers restrain one customer:

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Shoppers hurt in sales stampede

A woman has been taken to hospital with a suspected broken arm after a stampede at a shopping centre over discount TVs. The frenzy was sparked by 'Black Friday' - a US tradition of big sales the day after Thanksgiving.