A courageous woman has been commended after she had her handbag snatched by a man with a knife, she refused to be a victim and snatched it right back.
Home camera footage captured the woman being robbed of her handbag in Johannesburg last week. However, after the robber tried to speed away on his motorbike, the woman ran after him and grabbed her bag.
According to the Herald Live, the woman, who has asked to remain anonymous, said she had just climbed out of an Uber when the thug pulled up on a motorbike. He had a helmet on and demanded her cellphone while holding a knife.
He took the woman's bag before placing it in the rear storage box of the motorbike. After a brief moment of hesitation, the woman chased him and grabbed the bag back before running in the opposite direction.
The woman was not harmed and she said that she hopes the footage will inspire others to be courageous.
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