WATCH: Preschoolers fight over baby Jesus during church Nativity pageant

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WFLA) – A Christmas pageant descends into chaos when a 2-year-old “sheep” attempts to steal baby Jesus and Mary responds by putting the sheep in a headlock.

The brawl broke out Sunday during a church Nativity pageant in White Pine, Tennessee.

Two preschoolers wanted the baby Jesus doll and after a brief scuffle, 3-year-old “Mary” busted out a headlock move.

The congregation erupted into laughter and the show went on after parental intervention.

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