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High-speed escalator solves hooligan problem.
by Mike Woitalla, September 27th, 2013 8:55PM

TAGS:  off the post, video


[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] A standoff between rowdy fans of Swedish clubs AIK and Djurgarden at a Stockholm train station was defused when the Djurgarden faction was whisked away on an accelerated escalator.

Swedish police deny that they sped up the escalator, blaming excessive weight for a velocity malfunction. Regardless, it worked to send the troublemakers away.

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