Black Friday kicks off shortened holiday shopping season

Black Friday deal shoppers form a line and wait in the rain for an electronics store to open its doors in Murrieta on Friday, Nov. 29. Valley News/Shane Gibson
Two men fight at Walmart Murrieta on Thanksgiving night Jeff Pack Staff WriterThere were some sleepy eyes and cranky faces on Black Friday, but the thousands of residents at local stores and malls were hitting on savings and deals — instead of hitting each other — for the most part. Late Friday, video surfaced of two men fighting inside the Murrieta Walmart location, apparently over what one of the men considered to be the disrespect of an elderly woman. In the video posted by Ryan Kimberly Mountain, the two men, one a Marine and the other a retired Marine, were standing in a checkout line on Thanksgiving night when an elderly woman allegedly repeatedly bumped into one of the men. When the man made a comment to the woman, the other man stepped in demanding that he
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