Viral video shows motorist being robbed in broad daylight and it leaves SA divided

Viral video shows motorist being robbed in broad daylight and it leaves SA divided

On Thursday, the Intelligence Bureau SA Facebook paged shared a video of a robbery in broad daylight, without anyone trying to help the victim.

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According to the Intelligence Bureau SA Facebook page, the robbery reported took place on Grayson drive off ramp during peak traffic times.

Since being published on Facebook, the video gathered over 201 000 views, and South Africans were left shocked over the footage.

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Despite crime being a daily occurrence in South Africa, the video still upsets social media users. However, JacarandaFM reported the footage left them divided. learned some South Africans were baffled about why no one tried to help the person who was being robbed, while others suggested it was too dangerous for motorist to attempt to help the driver.

Lethabo Phaahla wrote, “You had a very good chance of running this guys over but you decided to take a video.Masepa maan! If we gonna win this,we need to work together!!!”
Ernésha Lazarus Swartbooi added, “If this happenened infront of me. I would be putting my foot down on the gas and aiming for these two idiots instead of taking a f*ckn video.”

Zarina Sheikh wrote, “Hope the drive of the vehicle is okay..this is a sick country we live in. Next time do the humanitarian thing HELP instead of taking the video.”

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