A video of a man being robbed in Hillbrow, Johannesburg, on Friday afternoon has emerged online.

In the video the victim is attacked by five other men and a scuffle takes place. The suspects lift the man off the ground as they search him for his belongings.

The video appears to have been taken by a passer-by from within a taxi and posted by the Intelligence Bureau page on Facebook.

According to the page, the victim returned with a few of his friends and caught one of the suspects. They then assaulted him before the SAPS was called in.

The Hillbrow SAPS has confirmed the incident took place but hasn’t been available for comment.

Watch the video below:


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