Video shows armed robber calming elderly lady instead of taking money

Video shows armed robber calming elderly lady instead of taking money

- A strange video has gone viral on social media

- It shows an armed robber calming an elderly woman while robbing a shop

- In the footage, he even goes as far as kissing the woman on the forehead to reassure her

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It seems no one can ever fully understand what goes on in the mind of a criminal. An elderly woman in Brazil found herself in the middle of an armed robbery recently. In fear, she offered the money in her hand to the robber but he refused it. Instead, he bent down and kissed her forehead.

According to Daily Mail, surveillance camera inside the pharmacy where the robbery took place shows the suspect speaking with the woman while his accomplice robs a store employee.

It appears the armed robber was keeping the woman calm as his partner was robbing the store. The thieves got away with the equivalent of around R3 500.

READ ALSO: Business News: Ramaphosa launches SA's first smartphone plant previously reported that a blatant armed robbery at a McDonalds in Bedfordview left Mzansi shaken. In the video footage shared on social media, a large group of men were seen walking into the fast food restaurant and robbing the establishment.

There were patrons inside at the time of the robbery and one woman was forced to lie on the ground. According to Yusuf Abramjee, who shared the video, the criminals were armed. But no weapons are seen in the video footage.

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