Chinese traffic warden snaps and attackspedestrian with a HAMMER as she screams 'I won't let you run the red light'
A Chinese traffic warden violently attackeda pedestrian with a hammer because she crossed the road when the light was red.
The patrol officer, who has not been named,hit the pedestrian repeatedly over the head with an iron hammer, after thewoman ignored her command to not cross the road at 6pm on Tuesday in eastern Shandong province.
People on the scene said the warden hadbeen involved with a number of arguments with the woman in the past because shefrequently ignored the traffic signals, reported the People's Daily Online.
Pedestrians caught ignoring trafficsignals, which is illegal in China,can be fined 10 yuan (￡1).
papertiger,london, United Kingdom, 13 hours ago
STOP! Hammer time!
DaHool, European Federation, Italy,11 hours ago
Slim075,ATL, United States,11 hours ago
well played... well played!!!
rufus1,London, United Kingdom, 13 hours ago
and we think we have problems with ourwardens ......
daveinflorida,Pasco, United States, 12 hours ago
some people take their jobs too seriously.
zandaar,Ayr, United Kingdom, 12 hours ago
Just a tad over-zealous methinks.
rayweaver, baltimore, United States, 7 hours ago
I have to admit this would have beenentertaining to see and one heck of a warning
SoCalApril,los angeles, United States, 10 hours ago
Why was the traffic warden carrying a hugethor hammer?
Richio,Arizona, 10 hours ago
in case someone tried to cross the road.