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Brawl breaks out at Atlanta mall on day it reopens after coronavirus lockdown

A brawl broke out at an Atlanta mall on the day it reopened after the state’s lockdown — with the melee captured on digicam.

The video has garnered greater than 7 million views and a few questioning whether or not Georgia ended its coronavirus lockdown too quickly.

The 17-second clip begins with three ladies and a safety guard scuffling within the parking zone of the Cumberland Mall.

“Get off, or I’ll must pepper spray each of you,” the guard stated as he struggled to separate the ladies.

Finally, a person comes flying into the body, dropkicking one of many ladies earlier than shoving the safety guard and fleeing with one other girl concerned within the battle.

Warning: Graphic language

The three ladies obtained into an argument close to the mall’s meals courtroom on Tuesday, Could 5, with the battle finally spilling out onto the parking zone, the native CBS affiliate reported.

“If individuals don’t know find out how to come out of their residence and act whereas they’re in public, then keep residence. This can be a tense time, so keep residence,” one shopper informed the outlet.

Gov. Brian Kemp started lifting coronavirus restrictions and restarting the financial system on Friday, April 24, turning into one of many first states to take action — a transfer that even President Trump thought of “too quickly.”

“Simply searched ‘Cumberland Mall” on right here and actually, Atlanta wants to remain in for couple extra months lol,” one particular person joked on Twitter.