0647 GMT August 20, 2019
A video showing a woman apparently stealing tableware at a public event has gone viral on social media.
South Africa Exposed posted the video on its Facebook page recently, Briefly.co.za gathered.
The woman is seen in it calmly putting glasses and cutlery in her handbag. The people sitting next to her apparently showed no reaction to her brazen act and didn't seem to care at all. It's not clear where and when the incident took place.
The video has been viewed over 257,000 times. It has also racked up more than 5,700 shares, 1,000 reactions, and 700 comments so far.
It has elicited various reactions from social media users. Some expressed surprise that the lady could perform such an act in public.
Segomotso Mankosana wrote, "Now the people who hired those stuff must pay for them while people like this steal the stuff. Shame on you my sister."
Others came up with hilarious replies. Robbie Smith wondered, "How is she gonna eat? She just stole the cutlery." Carla Thatsme joked, "Glass and cutlery expropriation without compensation."
However, others thought that the entire act was staged. Mami Sue said, "You can just see that it is staged even those close to her were not surprised."