Jdimytai Damour, a 34-year-old temporary maintenance worker for a Long Island Walmart, died on Black Friday 2008 at Valley Stream, N.Y. after a mob of frenzied shoppers smashed through the store
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Two men pulled their guns and shot each other to death in a crowded Toys
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Tracey Attaway, 39, was jailed on armed robbery and assault charges after he stabbed a U.S. Marine in the back at a Best Buy in Augusta, Ga. on Black Friday 2011. A sales manager said surveillance video caught Attaway placing a laptop under his jacket. When confronted, Attaway dropped the laptop and ran out the front door with a knife in hand. A Marine collecting donations for Toys and Tots tackled Attaway to the ground. According to Richmond County authorities, Attaway also tried to steal two digital cameras, an Xbox game, a PS3 game and a PS3 game controller with a combined value of $1,365.
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A shopper at a Los Angeles-area Walmart used pepper spray at a crowd of people on Black Friday 2011 shortly after an Xbox display was unveiled at the store. The incident left nearly 20 shoppers with minor injuries. The suspect later turned herself in to authorities.
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Jerald Newman, 54, faced shoplifting and resisting arrest charges after a violent run-in with a police officer on Black Friday 2011 at a Walmart in Bucheye, Ariz. Witnesses told reporters that they saw Newman stick a video game down his pants while trying to pick up his grandson from the crowd. Police handcuffed Newman and reportedly slammed his face into the ground.