UPDATE: Sales Of Police Batons On Amazon.uk Are Up Over 41,000% As Riots Continue

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Update: Sales of Military Police Telescopic Tonfas, are up an astonishing 41,341% in the past 24 hours, according to Amazon, climbing to the #7 sale in the sports and leisure category.aluminium bat sales continue to skyrocket as well.

Original: Sales of baseball bats and self -defence weapons are skyrocketing on Amazon.uk as riots in Britain continued yesterday for a third straight night.

In the past 24 hours, sales of aluminium baseball bats on the site have risen by 5,149% — and are even on sale.

Orders of Military Police Telescopic Tonfas are up over 5,000% as well, while wooden bats appear slightly less popular, but are still up 3,664%.

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[via The Guardian]

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