After snatching a woman’s smartphone on the street, one thief in Shenzhen made a quick getaway — straight into a police station.
Surveillance footage from March 31st shows the thief sneaking up behind the woman, grabbing her cell phone and then booking it across the road. The woman slips and falls to the ground in pursuit, and it looks as if the thief might just get away clean…
Until he finds that he has sprinted straight into a police station. The woman soon catches up, points the man out to officers and he is arrested about 10 seconds after he commited the crime.
Police said that the thief did not know the area well.
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