Mzansi reacts to cops arresting a woman for crossing a street

Mzansi reacts to cops arresting a woman for crossing a street

- Chief of Police in Johannesburg, David Tembe, shared a photo of a woman getting arrested

- Tembe revealed she crossed the "N3 North and Modderfontein" when the Freeway Unit officer spotted her

- Social media users reacted to the lady getting cuffed for jaywalking and they were clearly left with different views on the matter

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David Tembe proudly showed off the hard work the JMPD has been doing to make Mzansi safe. The Chief of Police revealed the Freeway Unit officers had arrested a woman for crossing the N3 North and Modderfontein.

According to Tembe, the safety of the pedestrian was compromised and she could have been hit by a car.

Take a look at his post below:

READ ALSO: Ubuntu: Graduate thanks woman who fed and funded him in university gathered the post left South Africans divided - some applauded the JMPD for attesting the jaywalker while others said the police should be focusing on bigger problems.

Zweli Mkhasibe, who goes by the Twitter handle @Zweli1918Zweli, commented:

"Jaywalking is endangering yourself and innocent lives it must be condemned."

Another tweep, @EPristo, said:

"There must be alternative ways to deal with this without letting them get away with it. Our jails are probably full of people like this who cannot afford bail or a fine. While real criminals are roaming the street. Maybe make her clean the toilets at the traffic department?"

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