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Updated with firsthand account: Fight breaks out during Black Friday at Johnson City Walmart

November 29th, 2013 10:52 am by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

Updated with firsthand account: Fight breaks out during Black Friday at Johnson City Walmart

What happened at a Johnson City Walmart?

This video from Instagram has gone viral. It shows Washington County Sheriff's Office deputies amid chaos in the Walmart on Browns Mill Road during the Black Friday shopping frenzy. The video has made it to numerous national news sites, including the Huffington Post.

WCSO Capt. Larry Denny (the officer seen in the video) said the scuffle centered around  a display of tablet computers, on sale for $49.

"They overran that display, and didn't have any regard for people," he said of the incident where four people were knocked to the ground in the surging crowd and two women were trampled. "There was no sense for it."

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