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  • Police Called When Crowd Of 600 Gets Unruly Waiting For Flu Shots

    10/17/2004 10:13:00 AM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 111 replies · 1,488+ views
    http://www.wkmg.com ^ | October 17, 2004 | The Associated Press
    Police Called When Crowd Of 600 Gets Unruly Waiting For Flu Shots POSTED: 8:38 am EDT October 17, 2004 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Police were called when a crowd of 600 people got unruly after gathering at a St. Petersburg supermarket for hoped-for flu shots. Less than 300 doses were on hand. Store managers called police after people started screaming and hollering for tickets for the shots. Two officers and a sergeant helped restore calm. Some people spent the night in sleeping bags to be near the front of the line. Elderly men and women waited in wheelchairs and leaned...