Footage emerged yesterday evening of an alleged hijacker getting a good dose of his own medicine by local community members in Johannesburg.
According to reports, the alleged suspect was mid carjacking, the victim a woman who had stopped at a traffic light when the community decided to take matters into their own hands yesterday in Eldorado Park.
Dragging the criminal across the street onto the pavement and began giving him klaps.
One member of the community happened to be armed and shot him in the arm, just for good measure.
The thief can be seen pleading on the floor as he is bleeding from the beating.
Is mob justice justified? Or are police doing their job? Let us know your thoughts.
The footage quickly spread across the internet with many applauding the group involved, the original video was posted with the caption.
Communities frustrated with crime taking the law into their own hands. Allegedly caught after attempting to hijack a lady
Some comments include.
2 in each knee cap and the only thing he will be hijacking is a wheelchair
Mxm coloured mob justice is playing.if it was black to black u will see how a thief is been beating.that was going be naked in second.n why is that guy with bakkie taking him.he just trying to save him mxm
Where are the stones I feel more rehabilitation could have been done he is still fresh
The footage below. Please note some may find the following disturbing.