A bunch of ravers in West London were having the time of their lives when they were arrested for throwing a party inside an abandoned Toys “R” Us.
via Spin :
The Hounslow Police of West London recently tweeted that they had “closed down an unlicensed music event on Bull’s Bridge Industrial Estate, Hayes Road, UB2,” arresting five people and seizing what was surely a bitchin’ sound system. The site of the rave was evidently an abandoned Toys “R” Us, the formerly ubiquitous toy store chain that is shutting down operations for good June 30 .
The fuzz also tweeted a photo from the scene, of a Toys “R” Us signed vandalized to read Raves “R” Us, with an anarchy circle around the A, naturally.
Our sympathies extend to the ravers, who seem like they were set to have a pretty excellent time before the police arrived. Imagine the joy of finding one last Nerf gun on the shelf, or an abandoned Geoffrey the Giraffe suit, just as the drugs were kicking in.
Well, it could have been worse.