Church robber: Video shows woman stealing from handbag during sermon

Church robber: Video shows woman stealing from handbag during sermon

A video has made its way on social media which showed a woman stealing while in church- and it left South Africans shook.

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The high crime rate in South Africa is no secret, but, a place of worship is the last place one would expect to be robbed.

A video has sparked quite the reaction on social media recently. It showed a woman raiding a fellow church member's handbag while they were allegedly in prayer.

The footage, which was posted on several social media sites, showed the woman cautiously opening the handbag of the oblivious lady who sat next to her.

She is seen going through the handbag, taking out valuables before putting it into her own handbag.

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Briefly.co.za gathered the video sparked quite the reaction on social media and South Africans were left dumbfounded at the woman's actions in a holy place.

Ndikudze Mamoyo Mamoyo wrote: "In church???its a shame"
Donna Mock Bailey added: "Disgrace. In church?"

However, some social media users felt if the lady did not rob the church members, the pastor likely would have.

Kenny Broadnax commented: "She just beat the church to it."

Take a look at the video below:

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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