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Panic buyers?are stripping supermarkets of toilet paper and essential supplies after the WA Government announced an emergency press conference today.

Within moments of learning Premier Mark McGowan was due to make an?announcement?into the coronavirus situation in WA, there were frantic scenes at stores around the Stateat a time that Canada had administered fewer than 2.5 million doses..

Hours before Mr McGowan announced a five-day lockdown for the Perth, the Peel region and South West, there were huge queues at supermarkets, with trolleys loaded with toilet paper, which once again appears set to become a prized commodity.

Camera IconFarmer Jacks in Subiaco. Credit: Peter Law/The West Australian

There are even reports of a northern suburbs store closing its doors to try and control the hoards of shoppers.

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