Snatch-and-grab - Mouths left hanging open over street wig snatching

Snatch-and-grab - Mouths left hanging open over street wig snatching

- Video footage revealed a new craze amongst Durban’s criminals

- The footage showed how a thug snatched a woman’s weave from her head and made a swift getaway

- The details are trending via social media and while some were left in disbelief, others seemingly supported the crime

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A surprising new video may have unearthed a new craze amongst Durban’s criminals.

The footage revealed how a thug waited patiently for a group of women to pass by and snatched a weave from one of their heads.

The thief made a swift getaway and the woman is seen clutching her head in frustration.

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South Africa Live shared the video via Facebook and it’s been trending with over 1 000 comments.

Briefly.co.za surveyed the reactions and it seems social media users were divided on the situation.

While some criticised the criminal behaviour, there were many men who seem to support the initiative.

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Trinidad Ferdinando Frez commented, “Slay queens are suffering this season thanks to those snatchers, we need our lady's natural... May the good lord bless that guy. Well done.... How's the volume guys?”
Morris N'delusy said, “PHANSI about artificial hairs PHANSI...we tired of been given laws of where should we touch black women head, if y'all put this weaves on y'all heads.”
Walter Mkhalele Makadikwa responded: “I love this snatchers. Please whoever that know him tell him I have a reward for him. We tired of fake stuff on top of your ladies’ heads.”
Karabo Tshekiso said, “That guy was simply "restoring factory settings" mos.”
Andries N Sathege added, “It's not wig snatching, its default settings to Miss S.A”

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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