‘Police in Australia have urged shoppers not to panic buy during the coronavirus outbreak after a row over loo paper turned violent in a Sydney supermarket.
Footage on social media showed a group of women arguing and fighting in an aisle over a pack of toilet rolls.
Staff had to intervene to separate the customers and police were called.
Following the incident, officers told the public to refrain from panic buying, saying: “It’s not the Thunderdome, it’s not [the movie] Mad Max, we don’t need to do that.”
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