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Chaos erupts as Brazil police oust squatters from would-be Olympic hotel.

  • A man is detained by police after he was evicted with others from a building they invaded about a week ago in the Flamengo neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, April 14, 2015. Police dislodged squatters from the building slated for use as a luxury hotel for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

    A man is detained by police after he was evicted with others from a building they invaded about a week ago in the Flamengo neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, April 14, 2015. Police dislodged squatters from the building slated for use as a luxury hotel for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)  (The Associated Press)

  • Squatters leave a building as they protest their eviction from a building they invaded about a week ago in the Flamengo neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, April 14, 2015. Police dislodged squatters from the building slated for use as a luxury hotel for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

    Squatters leave a building as they protest their eviction from a building they invaded about a week ago in the Flamengo neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, April 14, 2015. Police dislodged squatters from the building slated for use as a luxury hotel for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)  (The Associated Press)

  • A woman shouts at the police before she and others are evicted from a building they invaded about a week ago in the Flamengo neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, April 14, 2015. Police dislodged squatters from the building slated for use as a luxury hotel for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

    A woman shouts at the police before she and others are evicted from a building they invaded about a week ago in the Flamengo neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Tuesday, April 14, 2015. Police dislodged squatters from the building slated for use as a luxury hotel for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)  (The Associated Press)

Chaos has erupted as Brazilian police dislodged squatters from a building slated for use as a luxury hotel for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

More than 100 squatters had agreed to leave of their own accord Tuesday. But heavily armed police stormed the building as the men, women and children were filing out. Firefighters battled two fires set by squatters as police in riot gear chased people through the streets.

The squatters invaded the building in Rio's tony Flamengo neighborhood about a week ago.

The building belongs a soccer team, but Brazil's then-richest man leased it with plans to turn it into a hotel for the Olympics. That project is now uncertain because of the collapse of businessman Eike Batista's financial empire.