- A video showing thugs mugging a young man in Johannesburg has grabbed the attention of many social media users
- In the video clip, the guy is walking in front of the shops but there is one criminal who manhandles him and he’s helped by a group to rob the local chap
- South Africans are now lambasting the cruel act and agree that Johannesburg CBD is no longer safe, even during the day
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Another video of thugs seen helping themselves to an unsuspecting man's possessions has surfaced on social media. The guy is seen walking in front of shops but he is later followed by one thug, who manhandled him.
As people walk and pass by, another group emerges in front of him and they also beat him. The short video clip shows the young guy losing his parcels and valuables.
The social media community is seriously lambasting the cruelty and criminal act. At the same time, many people feel Johannesburg is not safe any more, especially in the CBD.
As shared by Thokozane Nala on Twitter, the clip is so sad because some people are just minding their own business and not even helping the victim. The account holder wrote:
“Johannesburg streets thugs are terrorising our people.”
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The post reads:
“Why people are not helping Mara?”
“Johannesburg CBD is rotten.”
“Kahle kahle ejozi kufuna uhambe uphe the isbhamu ngesandla.”
“I was looking for this comment. I knew that one would say this.”
“Because people run away instead of helping.”
“Nase Durban, it's the same story ePoint.”
“This is sad.”
“Mandela's rule brought nothing but a scary environment where citizens harm each other. Ngunzu wasn't there before 1994.”
Bathong: Video shows robbery happening in broad daylight at Musgrave, KZN
Looking at a similar story, Briefly News wrote that Karin Morrow has shared a video of a robbery that occurred in broad daylight. In the viral clip, a house owner is seen entering his or her gate but the car was followed by thugs.
As the clip plays, a white car emerges in the shot and it’s parked not far from the main gate.
Two men come out of the vehicle and they are seemingly armed. They later walk to the gate as the house owner was possibly at the gate trying to close it.