Photo of armed cop walking off with bread during looting goes viral

Photo of armed cop walking off with bread during looting goes viral

A photo of a cop taking a bread while shops were being looted started circulating on Twitter on Monday and it left tweeps shook.

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Law enforcement authorities are there to serve and protect the people of the country and to stop crime.

That's why people were left shocked after a photo went viral of a police officer walking off with a bread during the looting of a shop.

The photo was posted on Twitter by social media user @HopeWellEy, who captioned it: "This photo should be placed in world museum. The photographer must be awarded."

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The photo gathered quite the reaction from social media users, and tweeps shared hilarious explanations to why he had a bread with him.

Briefly.co.za gathered 5 of the most hilarious reactions to the post.

1. He's returning it

2. It's important evidence

Cindypulukuhlu, who goes by the Twitter handle @cindypulukuhlu1, wrote: "His taking the evidence for further examination, ayibo."

3. Relax, he bought it

One tweep pointed out the police officer purchased the bread and he did nothing wrong.

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4. There's order in looting

5. What a hero

Social media user @KMuchayi wrote: "Recovering stolen or looted good. What a hero!"

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